PEKO Precision Products

Turnkey Assemblies: Step up from components to mechanical assembly

Posted by Scott Baxter on Nov 7, 2014 2:08:34 PM

Turning parts into assemblies doesn't have to be an in-house job:

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Topics: Contract Assembly, Defense

California Machine Shops running out of capacity

Posted by Scott Baxter on Oct 29, 2014 10:01:38 AM

Booming High Tech Economy Puts Strain on California Manufacturing

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Topics: CNC Machining, Medical, Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly, Defense, Semiconductor, California Machine Shops, sheet metal fabrication

3 Ways a Program Manager Makes Life Easier in Contract Manufacturing

Posted by Scott Baxter on Oct 27, 2014 1:45:05 PM

INTRODUCTION:

Contract Manufacturing is the manufacturing industry's way to describe the outsourcing of various levels of a manufacturing process.  We've seen it describe outsourced CNC Machining, Turning, Plastic Components, Paint, Special Processes, Welding and more.  Too many times, a job or account is rushed to the floor and becomes the responsibility of a shop manager, machine operator or even the company president to ensure Price, Quality and Delivery are met.  No matter what kind of Contract Manufacturing you need to engage, a Contract Manufacturer that designates a Program Manager will help simplify the entire transition.  PMs are typically a skilled employee that will serve to tie the customer and the CM.  When companies use PMs, the customer will immediately see these benefits:

 

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Topics: Contract Manufacturing, Contract Assembly