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AWS Electronics appoints Tracy Court as Business Development Director, UK

AWS Electronics appoints Tracy Court as Business Development Director, UK

Experienced EMS, Commercial and Purchasing Professional already driving growth

Newcastle Under Lyme, UK – December 2015: AWS Electronics Group, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Tracy Court as UK Business Development Director. Her role is to drive growth in the UK, offering not only the services of AWS’s UK facility in Newcastle-under-Lyme, but also those of the lower cost plant in Námestovo, Slovakia.

Court brings a wealth of expertise to the new position, having been highly successful in a number of roles within the UK EMS market as well as at major OEMs including Pace and GSPK where she had purchasing and commercial responsibility.

AWS Electronics invests to support double digit growth in lower cost manufacturing centre

AWS Electronics invests to support double digit growth in lower cost manufacturing centre

Slovakia facility now included dedicated automotive line

Newcastle Under Lyme, UK – November 2015: AWS Electronics Group, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, has announced double digit year on year growth at its facility in Námestovo, Slovakia, which was set up to offer a cost-competitive manufacturing option for markets that are especially price-conscious. The facility has just seen a further expansion and now has 40,000 ft² floor space to cope with the growth it is experiencing - further investment and expansion is planned.

AWS Electronics completes fully-automated, dedicated automotive production line

AWS Electronics completes fully-automated, dedicated automotive production line

PCBAs now processed without interaction until final test and packaging

Newcastle Under Lyme, UK – September 2015: AWS Electronics Group, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, has completed a round of significant investment in support of its burgeoning automotive business with the acquision of an inline router. In addition to recent investments in laser marking, SMT, oddform placement and dual AOIs, the investment in the new router provides AWS with a fully-automated and dedicated automotive line where PCBAs are processed without interaction until final test and packaging.

AWS Electronics supports significant growth in automotive business with new laser marking equipment

AWS Electronics supports significant growth in automotive business with new laser marking equipment

Improves accuracy; 30% faster; better traceability

Newcastle Under Lyme, UK – September 2015: AWS Electronics Group, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, is supporting significant growth in the automotive sector by investing in an inline laser marker. The company is currently already contracted to produce in excess of three million automotive PCBs in 2016, and this investment in high-end equipment from German manufacturer, Asys, is much more accurate and 30% faster than traditional automatic label marking previously used by the company. It also increases AWS’ board marking capacity by 50%.

AWS Electronics integrates Quoting, ERP and Manufacturing processes with new software investment

AWS Electronics integrates Quoting, ERP and Manufacturing processes with new software investment

Seemless data transfer and comparison reduces quote times, improves manufacturing accuracy, increases quality

Newcastle Under Lyme, UK – September 2015: AWS Electronics Group, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, has invested in the latest tools to provide seemless integration between quoting, ERP and Manufacturing process data preparation. The BOM Connector software, provided by Router Solutions of Germany, forms a vital part of AWS’ ongoing strategic investment program, linking recent investments in ERP (Infor Visual 8 Multi Site) and Process Preparation software (Valor).

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