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  • Akustica Selects DALSA as MEMS Foundry Partner for Single-Chip Digital Microphones 2007-05-22

    Pittsburgh, PA and Bromont, Quebec —May 22, 2007—Akustica, Inc., a pioneer in acoustic system-on-chip solutions, and DALSA Corporation's semiconductor-wafer fabrication division today announced the formation of a strategic silicon foundry relationship. The collaboration combines Akustica's expertise in its patented Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS) microelectro… Read More

  • DALSA Appoints New Chief Financial Officer 2007-05-07

    DALSA Corporation, an international leader in high performance digital imaging and semiconductors, today announced the appointment of Wajid Ali as Chief Financial Officer, effective mid-May 2007. Mr. Ali joins DALSA from Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), where he headed the finance function for AMD's second largest business unit. Prior to AMD, he was Group Controller for the… Read More

  • DALSA Origin captures Anthony Hopkins in 4K for Greenpeace 2007-05-03

    Anthony Hopkins stars in an anti-whaling TV ad campaign for Greenpeace, shot in 4K using DALSA Origin cameras and recorded to Codex Digital recorders. The 60-second spot has been aired on network TV in North America and features the Oscar-winning actor reading excerpts from Psalm 104 and the haunting poem Whales Weep Not! by D.H. Lawrence. The campaign is intended to… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Changes in Executive Team 2007-04-26

    Waterloo, ON , April 26, 2007 - DALSA Corporation, an international leader in high performance digital imaging and semiconductors, today announced changes to its executive team. Effective September 1, 2007, the board of directors has approved the appointment of Brian Doody to the role of Chief Executive Officer of DALSA Corporation. Savvas Chamberlain will continue to chair… Read More

  • DALSA Reports First Quarter 2007 Financial Results 2007-04-26

    Waterloo, Ontario , April 26, 2007 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance digital imaging and semiconductor company, today reported revenue of $45.3 million for the quarter ended March 31st, 2007, and net income of $0.2 million or $0.01 per share, diluted. The following table summarizes the key results for the first quarter of 2007 and compares them… Read More

  • DALSA Founder Wins Premier's Lifetime Achievement Award in Innovation 2007-04-25

    DALSA founder and chairman Dr. Savvas Chamberlain accepted the Premier's Catalyst Award For Lifetime Achievement in Innovation from Ontario Premier and Minister of Research and Innovation Dalton McGuinty at the inaugural Premier's Innovation Awards ceremony held April 24 at the MaRS Discovery District. The ceremony honoured Ontario's top research and innovation talents; w… Read More

  • Partner Release: DALSA selects Aspex Semiconductor to power next-generation Origin® 4K workflow 2007-04-16

    Las Vegas, NV – 16th April 2007 – Aspex Semiconductor™, a UK -based fabless semiconductor company developing leading-edge software programmable Extreme Processors, today announced that DALSA has selected Aspex's Linedancer™ processors to power its "4K Lab-in-a-box" image processing workstation, designed to efficiently and cost effectively de-Bayer RAW 4K motion picture ima… Read More

  • DALSA Reinforces Leadership in 4K Motion Picture Capture with Introduction of New Camera Models, On-board Data Recorder, and Anamorphic Lenses 2007-04-10

    Woodland Hills, CA , April 10, 2007 - DALSA Digital Cinema, a leader in 4K motion picture capture, announced today that it is expanding its award-winning 4K product line to include new 4K camera models, an on-board 4K data recorder and new 4K anamorphic lenses. The new products will be on display at the upcoming National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) trade show (booth #… Read More

  • DALSA Extends Genie™ GigE Camera Family with new HM Series 2007-03-15

    DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) today announced that it has further expanded its Genie family of GigE Vision-compliant digital cameras with three new models, delivering exceptional image quality at high speeds. Designed specifically for high-speed industrial imaging applications, DALSA's compact Genie HM Series represents the integration of advanced sensor, camera and board ima… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Fourth Quarter 2006 Financial Results 2007-01-31

    Waterloo, Ontario , January 31, 2007 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance digital imaging and semiconductor company, today reported revenue of $43.3 million in the fourth quarter, 2006, and net income of $1.7 million or $0.09 per share, diluted. For the year ended December 31, 2006, total revenue was $186.3 million, with net income of $11.6 millio… Read More

  • DALSA Corporation Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer 2006-12-07

    Waterloo, Ontario , December 7, 2006 – DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international leader in high performance digital imaging and semiconductors, announced today that Paul Van Bakel, Chief Financial Officer, has submitted his resignation as of January 13, 2007. "Under Paul's leadership, we saw the integrity and accuracy of our financial records and statements rise to… Read More

  • DALSA Announces New XR-4 Camera for Medical and Scientific X-Ray Applications 2006-11-24

    CHICAGO – RSNA 2006 – DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) today announced its latest life sciences imaging solution, the XR-4 scientific and medical X-Ray camera intended for use in the biomedical, specimen, mammography and computed tomography (CT scanning) fields. The XR-4 delivers superior image quality, offers a larger field of view, and high frame rates for CT applications. A… Read More

  • DALSA Image Sensor Contracts Highlight Strength in Semiconductor Division 2006-11-22

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), a world leader in high performance semiconductors and electronics, announced today that it has received major contracts totaling CDN $5.8 million to deliver high resolution image sensor chips to two valued customers in the X-ray imaging and photogrammetry fields over the next two years. "These new contracts clearly highlight the strength we h… Read More

  • DALSA Digital Cinema Appoints Rob Hummel as President 2006-11-08

    Woodland Hills, California, November 8, 2006 – DALSA Digital Cinema LA Ltd., a leader in the development and commercialization of 4K digital motion picture cameras, announced today the appointment of industry veteran and former studio executive, Rob Hummel, as President. He will be responsible for accelerating the adoption of the DALSA Origin, the world's first and only co… Read More

  • DALSA Introduces X64 Xcelera PCI Express Frame Grabber Series 2006-11-07

    DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) today announced its new line of frame grabbers based on the PCI Express - the X64 Xcelera Series. Building on the field proven technology and performance of DALSA's X64 frame grabbers, the new Xcelera Series leverages the PCI Express (PCIe) platform to bring traditional image acquisition and processing technology to new levels of performance a… Read More

  • New Color Model Expands Piranha Family of Line Scan Cameras 2006-10-31

    DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) today announced the expansion of its Piranha family of line scan cameras to include a Piranha Color model. The Piranha Color will be showcased during VISION 2006, November 7-9, at DALSA's stand #4.0 616, and boasts the industry's fastest line rates for color line scan cameras. DALSA's Piranha cameras are designed for high speed and high throughput… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Third Quarter 2006 Financial Results 2006-10-26

    Waterloo, Ontario, October 26, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today reported revenue of $47.4 million in the third quarter of 2006 and net income of $3.3 million or $0.17 per share, diluted. Revenues for the first nine months of the year were $143.0 million, up 14.5% from $124.9 million in the sam… Read More

  • DALSA Image Sensor Chips Power Innovative New Panoramic Camera Products from Seitz 2006-09-25

    Waterloo, Ontario, September 25, 2006 – DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, announced today that its custom designed CCD image sensor chips and support electronics have been successfully incorporated into a new series of extremely high resolution professional camera products being unveiled this week at the P… Read More

  • DALSA CEO addresses "Moving Business Forward" conference 2006-09-14

    DALSA CEO Dr. Savvas Chamberlain recently addressed an audience of local entrepeneurs and business leaders at the "Moving Business Forward" conference in Guelph, Ontario. The conference, organized by the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, gave attendees the opportunity to hear personal stories from some Canada's most successful executives. The list of invited spakers included Rober… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Second Quarter 2006 Financial Results 2006-07-27

    Waterloo, Ontario , July 27, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today reported revenue of $49.0 million in the second quarter of 2006 and net income of $4.0 million or $0.21 per share, diluted. The following table summarizes the key results for the second quarter of 2006 and compares them to the second… Read More

  • DALSA Semiconductor Delivers World’s First 100+ Million Pixel CCD Image Sensor Chip to Semiconductor Technologies Associates (STA) 2006-06-19

    DALSA Semiconductor, a division of DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, announced today that it has successfully fabricated and delivered the world’s highest resolution image sensor chip to its customer, Semiconductor Technology Associates ("STA") of San Juan Capistrano, California. The CCD device, which measur… Read More

  • DALSA CEO Dr. Savvas Chamberlain delivers keynote at Beijing Machine Vision Conference 2006-06-11

    DALSA CEO Dr. Savvas Chamberlain delivered a keynote address in Beijing today at the The Third International Conference on Machine Vision and Industrial Application, organized by the China Society of Image and Graphics (CSIG) and co-sponsored by the Chinese Association of Automation (CAA), China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC). The conference aims to combi… Read More

  • Snickers Releases Black Eyed Peas Short Movie Shot with Origin 4K Camera 2006-06-06

    The first episode of "Instant Def", a series of short movies by Snickers featuring the Black Eyed Peas shot with DALSA's Origin 4K camera, was released today across North America. In each "digi-sode," the Black Eyed Peas play superheroes that must "save hip-hop" from "violence and materialism." The pieces incorporate extensive visual effects (VFX) and so were shot against… Read More

  • DALSA Announces 4M60 Stop Action CMOS Camera 2006-05-25

    DALSA's 4M60 SA signals a new generation of "Stop Action" area scan technology offering developers traditional DALSA performance with significantly lower deployment costs. Delivering 62 frames per second at full four megapixel (2352 x 1728) resolution in 8 or 10 bits through a Medium Camera Link interface, the 4M60 SA provides unprecedented area scan performance. Based on DA… Read More

  • DALSA Receives Contract for High Resolution Image Sensor Chips 2006-05-18

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA) today announced it has received a contract to supply high resolution image sensor chips to a valued customer in the professional imaging market. The contract, which is valued at CDN $1.9 million, is expected to be delivered over the next three months. The DALSA image sensor chips will be "the eyes" of the customer's high performance photogramme… Read More

  • DALSA Reports First Quarter 2006 Financial Results 2006-04-27

    Waterloo, Ontario , April 27, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today reported revenue of $46.6 million in the first quarter of 2006 and net income of $2.6 million or $0.14 per share, diluted. The following table summarizes the key results for the first quarter of 2006 and compares them to the first q… Read More

  • DALSA to Develop Custom CMOS Image Sensors for Dental X-ray OEM 2006-04-12

    Waterloo, Ontario, April 12, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, announced today that it has received a contract to develop and supply CMOS image sensor chips for a leading manufacturer of dental x-ray equipment. The contact, which is expected to be completed over the next 12 months, is valued at CDN $1… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Collaboration with Ascent Media Group for Digital Post Production of 4K Motion Picture Content from Origin Cinema Camera 2006-03-23

    Waterloo, Ontario, March 23, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced a collaboration with Ascent Media Group (AMG) of Santa Monica, California, one of the world's largest independent post production and content delivery companies. The collaboration will enable reliable, cost effective post p… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Successful Completion of Commercial Shoot Featuring Origin 4K Cinematography Camera 2006-03-23

    Waterloo, Ontario, March 23, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced the successful completion of a commercial shoot featuring the DALSA Origin, the world's first and only commercially available 4K digital cinematography camera. The DALSA Origin camera was used to shoot a recently complet… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Operational Improvements; Appoints Brian Doody as Chief Operating Officer 2006-02-06

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, announced today organizational changes to its operations and the appointment of Brian Doody to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer. Under the new structure, Mr. Doody will be responsible for overseeing all of the Company's internal operations, including bot… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2005 Financial Results 2006-01-26

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA) today reported revenue of $41.8 million in the fourth quarter, 2005, and net income of $0.9 million or $0.05 per share, diluted. For the year ended December 31, 2005, total revenue was $166.7 million, with net income of $8.6 million or $0.47 per share, diluted. The following table summarizes the key results for fiscal 2005 and compares them to 2004… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2005 Results 2006-01-20

    Waterloo, Ontario, January 20 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced preliminary fourth quarter 2005 financial results. For the quarter, the Company expects revenue to be $41.8 million, which is below the revenue goal of $43.5 to $47.5 million provided on October 27, 2005. At that level of… Read More

  • DALSA Receives Major Camera Contracts for Flat Panel Display Inspection 2006-01-11

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, announced today that it has received contracts totaling CDN $1.3 million from Next Instrument, a leading Korean supplier of flat panel display inspection equipment. Under the terms of the contracts DALSA will provide the customer with its latest generation electronic cameras… Read More

  • DALSA Presents Technical Paper on Innovative 28 Megapixel CCD Image Sensor at IEDM 2005 Conference 2005-12-14

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA) presented a technical paper at last week's 2005 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) in Washington, D.C. describing an innovative new CCD image sensor for professional photography. DALSA Scientist Cees Draijer presented the paper, "A 28 Mega Pixel Large Area Full Frame CCD with 2x2 On-Chip RGB Charge-Binning for Professional D… Read More

  • Mamiya Sets Shipping Date for Digital SLR Featuring DALSA 22 Megapixel Chip 2005-12-01

    Waterloo, Ontario, December 1, 2005 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced that its customer, Mamiya, has set a shipping date for its new Mamiya ZD medium format camera. The professional grade camera, which integrates DALSA's 22 million pixel image sensor chip, will be available in Japan on Dece… Read More

  • DALSA CEO Addresses ITAC Executive Forum on Microelectronics 2005-12-01

    DALSA CEO Dr. Savvas Chamberlain recently addressed the the Information Technology Association of Canada's 11th Executive Forum on Microelectronics at the National Arts Centre in Canada's national capital region. This year's forum had the theme of "Creative Destruction: Reinventing the Microelectronics Enterprise." Speakers addressed various key aspects of the creative d… Read More

  • Next Generation DALSA Chips Power New Digital Camera Backs 2005-11-17

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced that its next generation 33 megapixel and 28 megapixel CCD image sensor chips have been designed into two new professional digital camera backs. The new Leaf Aptus 75 medium and large format digital camera back, which was recently launched at the PhotoPlus… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Third Quarter 2005 Financial Results 2005-10-27

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today reported third quarter revenues of $43.9 million and net income of $3.0 million, or $0.16 earnings per share, diluted. During the quarter the Company generated $11.6 million in cash from operations and increased its net cash position by $7.7 million. The following table… Read More

  • DALSA’s FT50M Image Sensor Sets New Cost-Performance Benchmark 2005-10-21

    DALSA is pleased to announce the release of its latest TrueFrame TM CCD image sensor, the FT50M. The FT50M combines one megapixel resolution, exceptional image quality and up to 100 frames per second in a small, cost effective ½" standard optical format, delivering all of the imaging performance of a traditional ⅔" sensor. This monochrome frame transfer image sensor has… Read More

  • DALSA Named One of Canada’s Fastest Growing Technology Companies in 2005 Deloitte Canadian Technology Fast 50 Program 2005-09-30

    DALSA (TSX: DSA) is pleased to have been been named to Deloitte's prestigious Canadian Technology Fast 50, the annual program that recognizes excellence, innovation and the fastest growing tech companies in Canada. Rankings are based on percentage of growth in fiscal year revenues over five years, from 2000–2004. DALSA's revenue increased 216% during that period. In addit… Read More

  • DALSA Origin Footage Featured in First International Real-time Collaboration on 4K Digital Cinema Content 2005-09-28

    San Diego, California, and Tokyo, Japan, September 28, 2005 – Footage captured from the DALSA (TSX:DSA) Origin R digital cinematography camera was featured yesterday in the first international demonstration of real-time collaborative 4K digital dailies workflow in San Diego at iGrid 2005, a workshop and symposium that attracts the world's leading experts in grid computing… Read More

  • DALSA Receives CDN $1.7 Million Contract for Custom Chips 2005-09-28

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced it has received a contract valued at CDN $1.7 million from a leading Asian scientific research facility. Under the terms of the contract, DALSA will design a custom CCD image sensor chip and deliver follow-on production units throughout 2006. There is also a… Read More

  • DALSA Receives Orders for High Resolution Image Sensor Chips 2005-09-20

    Waterloo, Ontario, September 20, 2005 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced it has received orders to provide high resolution image sensor chips to two valued customers in the professional imaging market. The orders, which are valued at CDN $2.1 million, are expected to be delivered over the nex… Read More

  • DALSA Releases High Speed 4 Megapixel Sensor for Industrial and Medical Markets 2005-08-25

    DALSA is pleased to announce the release of its FTF2020M 4 megapixel, full frame CCD monochrome image sensor for industrial and medical markets. With an optical size measuring 24mm x 24mm, DALSA's latest 12 micron square pixel TrueFrameTM image sensor combines high dynamic range, excellent antiblooming, low dark current and high speed making it ideal for industrial X-ray ins… Read More

  • Xerox Selects DALSA as Collaborator for MEMS Technology 2005-08-09

    Waterloo, Ontario, August 9, 2005 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, and Xerox Corporation have agreed to collaborate in Micro ElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) technology development. The development relationship will combine Xerox’s expertise in MEMS microsystem design with DALSA’s advanced MEMS and High… Read More

  • DALSA to Supply Custom Image Sensor Chips to Imaging Dynamics 2005-08-04

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced it has received a major contract from Imaging Dynamics Company Limited ("IDC") (TSXV: IDL), a leading provider of digital radiography systems. Under the terms of the contract DALSA will develop a custom CCD image sensor chip and provide volume production over… Read More

  • DALSA Reports Second Quarter 2005 Financial Results 2005-07-28

    DALSA (TSX:DSA) today reported second quarter revenues of $44.1 million and net income of $2.0 million, or $0.11 earnings per share, diluted. The following table summarizes the key results for the second quarter of 2005 and compares them to the same quarter last year: (In millions of dollars, except per share) amounts) Q2, 2005 Q2, 2004 Increase/(Dec… Read More

  • DALSA Receives CDN $1.7 Million in Custom Development Contracts 2005-07-19

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced it has received contracts valued at CDN $1.7 million to provide electronic cameras and related components to a leading supplier to the flat panel display industry. The orders are expected to be delivered to the customer throughout 2005. The electronic came… Read More

  • DALSA Announces Organizational Change within its Digital Imaging Group 2005-06-01

    Waterloo, Ontario, May 1, 2006 - DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, after having undertaken a careful study of the Asia-Pacific markets, has decided to establish a new business unit, DALSA Asia-Pacific, to focus and participate in these fast emerging markets. DALSA Asia-Pacific will operate as a sales, supp… Read More

  • DALSA Updates 2005 Financial Goals To Include Coreco Business 2005-05-10

    DALSA Corporation (TSX:DSA), an international high performance semiconductor and electronics company, today announced updated financial operating goals for 2005 that incorporate the addition of incremental revenue and earnings resulting from the recent acquisition of Coreco Inc. As previously announced, management expects the acquisition to be accretive to earnings in the cu… Read More

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