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AWS Electronics Group starts journey to TS 16949 (Accreditation for Automotive Quality)

AWS Electronics Group starts journey to TS 16949 (Accreditation for Automotive Quality)

Leading EMS company supports Tier 1 Automotive manufacturers at its European facilities

Worcester, UK - December 2014: AWS, one of Europe’s leading specialist contract electronics manufacturers, has announced that it has has won new orders in the extremely competitive European Automotive sector, working directly for a large global Automotive Tier 1 company. The project has required significant investment in new equipment and a new production hall dedicated to the automotive work. In winning the order AWS will now seek full accreditation to the ISO/TS 16949 Technical Specification. This sets out the quality system requirements for the design/ development, production, installation and servicing of automotive related products.

EMS Provider AWS Electronics gains ISO 13485 Medical Accreditation

EMS Provider AWS Electronics gains ISO 13485 Medical Accreditation

Enables leading manufacturer to support innovative, life-saving design

Worcester, UK - August 2014: AWS, one of Europe’s leading specialist contract electronics manufacturers, has received accreditation to ISO 13485, the international quality management system for the design and manufacture of medical devices. This achievement adds to other internationally-recognised standards that the company holds, including AS/EN 9100, ISO-9001 and ISO-14001.

EMS Provider AWS Electronics Enhances Fast Track Services to Prototyping and Low Production Order Demands

EMS Provider AWS Electronics Enhances Fast Track Services to Prototyping and Low Production Order Demands

Dedicated teams employ value-engineering to deliver complex products in record time.

Worcester, UK - August 2014: AWS, one of Europe’s leading specialist contract electronics manufacturers, has set up a dedicated Fast Track service at its newly-expanded Newcastle-under-Lyme facility. The company guarantees to quote in under 48 hours and will assemble PCBs within five days of materials procurement. The service is available for low run production volumes as well as prototyping activities and is not limited to basic single-sided PCB technology; complex multi-layer PCB assemblies can also be accommodated.

AWS Electronics Invests in Future with Apprenticeship Scheme

AWS Electronics Invests in Future with Apprenticeship Scheme

EMS Provider addresses potential skills shortage to build world class manufacturing centre.

Worcester, UK - July 2014: AWS, one of Europe’s leading specialist contract electronics manufacturers, has announced that it has just taken on a new intake of apprentices at its newly-expanded and upgraded Newcastle-under-Lyme manufacturing facility. Two new apprentices have just started the four year course, which is being run by the company in partnership with Newcastle-under-Lyme Technical College.

Last year the company took on three engineering apprentices and one office apprentice. On completion of the training, the engineering apprentices can choose to further their training by doing a Bachelor of Technology (B-Tech) degree in Manufacturing or Electronics.

AWS delivers end-to-end capabilities from fast-track NPI turnaround to through-life support from dedicated UK site

AWS delivers end-to-end capabilities from fast-track NPI turnaround to through-life support from dedicated UK site


A dedicated fast-track line at the AWS facility in Newcastle-under-Lyme

Leading EMS provider consolidates UK manufacturing facilities and expands offshore, reducing customers’ production costs.

Worcester, UK - June 2014: AWS, one of Europe’s leading specialist electronics manufacturing services providers, has announced it has consolidated its UK manufacturing sites and is taking on more business at its facility in Slovakia.

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