Cables & Harness


In addition to its leading-edge electronic assembly capabilities in the European sites, AWS has well established Cable and Wiring Harness manufacturing facilities, one in the UK and another in Slovakia. Producing a wide range of cables and harnesses from simple RF assemblies to complex multi-core data cables manufactured to military standards.

AWS are specialists in prototyping, low-to-medium volumes of high variety and complexity and batch assembly. IPC 610 Class 3 and IPC 620 Class 3 standards are applied throughout.  Functional testing, traceability and documentation are provided according to clients’ requirements.

Facilities include:

  • Automated Cable cutting and stripping
  • Pneumatic Bandit and Crimping
  • Label and Ident printing
  • ATE test facility: AC & DC, voltage proof and dielectric, continuity and short circuits
  • Electrical safety test equipment
  • Pre-mould and Over-mould

Additional services include:

  • Cable design and specification service
  • Cable routing design service
  • Cable and connector expertise for support
  • EMC cross-talk and interference avoidance
  • Cabinet and instrumentation rack wiring
  • Installation and commissioning support
  • On-site or off-site repairs
  • Refurbishment and upgrade service
  • Responsiveness to urgent demand

AWS operates a comprehensive ERP/MRP system and can supply on a full procurement or partial/complete free issue basis. Clients benefit from dedicated customer contract teams, dedicated account management and short communication lines to shop floor.


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