Electronics Weekly. 3/14/2018, Issue 2723, p25-25. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.
DEFENSE industries, CONTRACTING out, ORIGINAL equipment manufacturers, RAPID prototyping, MANUFACTURING industry management, and TIME pressure
The article focuses on the financial and time pressures contributing to the challenges in the defence manufacturing sector. Topics include how companies look for partners which will help in adding value, reducing overhead, and speeding up to market their products, the implication of the introduction of 3D modelling and rapid prototyping, and the importance of the same values and qualities of partner and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to achieve outsourced manufacturing model.
Electronics Weekly. 11/14/2007, Issue 2312, p4-4. 1/6p. 1 Color Photograph.
CONTRACTING out, PROTOTYPES, MANUFACTURING industries, and TELEVISION set top boxes
The article reports that Pace Micro Technology PLC has chosen contract manufacturing firm PartnerTech to provide a fast-turnaround new product introduction (NPI) and prototyping service for its digital set-top boxes. It also includes a photograph of senior executives of both the companies.
Electronics Weekly. 10/6/2004, Issue 2165, p14-14. 1/4p. 1 Color Photograph.
CONTRACTING out, COMPUTER industry, MULTIMEDIA systems, and EMBEDDED computer systems
The article reports that Display Solutions, is moving to larger premises and recruiting staff in response to an expansion of its embedded computer design and manufacturing business. The new facility, which becomes operational at the end of the month, includes a system configuration and test area for a rapid prototyping service. The company, which outsources design and manufacturing in Great Britain and Taiwan, has had success with its policy of offering special rates for start-up firms based in Great Britain looking to get prototypes designed and manufactured. .