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Qualitel Receives Service Excellence Award for Highest Overall Customer Satisfaction

Qualitel is pleased to announce it has been awarded Circuits Assembly’s 2019 Service Excellence Award for highest overall customer service among electronics contract manufacturers with $20 to $100 million in annual sales.  Circuits Assembly is one of the industry’s leading magazines for surface mount and electronics assembly technology.  The award was announced on January 29, …

How Qualitel Washes Away Worries of PCBA Contamination

Precision cleanliness is critical for Qualitel to manufacture high-reliability, complex printed circuit board assemblies that won’t fail under harsh conditions. However, proper cleanliness levels are difficult to achieve for components with solderable areas under them. 3 Flux residues trapped under the body of the component may lead to electrical shorts and/or intermittent operation of equipment. …

Announcing Qualitel Express: A New Rapid-Turn Prototyping Service

Qualitel is excited to announce Qualitel Express, a new division dedicated to rapid-turn prototypes for customers that need reliable electronics manufacturing services. Expanding on a reputation for high-reliability assembly and extraordinary customer service, in Q3 of 2017 Qualitel will be launching Qualitel Express, a quick-turn prototyping service, offering same-day to five-day turnkey and consignment turnaround …

Why ENIG has problems and how ENIG-Premium solves them

This blog explains why there are problems associated with ENIG use and how a new product on the market – ENIG-PremiumTM – solves these problems. Electroless Nickel Immersion Gold (ENIG) is now arguably the most used finish in the PCB industry, however it can have reliability problems such as black pad related failures and brittle …

New eco-friendly ENIG product improves complex PCB reliability

Electroless Nickel Immersion Gold (ENIG) is now arguably the most used finish in the PCB industry, however it can have reliability problems such as black pad related failures and brittle solder joints. Qualitel is collaborating with LiloTree to test ENIG-Premium, a cost-effective, eco-friendly solution to these problems that has been on the market for six …

AUTOTESTCON lives up to billing as premiere test conference

When Gordon Ross attended AUTOTESTCON last week in Anaheim, his “must-do” list was long. Right at the top was to check out JTAG (Joint Test Action Group)/ Boundary Scan hardware and software. “I have already got the test engineering staff involved in a series of JTAG seminars to improve our knowledge and to offer our …

Qualitel’s test department leader attending AUTOTESTCON

Example of Qualitel’s commitment to excellence in test services Gordon Ross will be on the lookout at AUTOTESTCON for the latest technology and information that can enhance Qualitel’s rapidly expanding test development services. Ross’ attendance at AUTOTESTCON – which starts Monday in Anaheim – marks the beginning of the executive’s third year as director of …

QUALITEL TO COMPLETE $1M EQUIPMENT ACQUISITION BY END OF 2016

Qualitel continues to enhance its electronics manufacturing services with the recent acquisition of state-of-the-art equipment including the Mycronic My-600 Jet Solder Paster Printer, Electrovert Wave Solder and a Keysight 3070 ICT Test System. Qualitel budgets $1 million per year so we always have the latest, state-of-the-art equipment. Several other pieces of equipment will be purchased …

Put to the Test: Aerospace Electronics

One reason for our strong presence in the aerospace industry is that our comprehensive testing services insure quality and high reliability. While the testing we have provided over the years has been comparable to competitors, 21 months ago we began significant expansion of our test capabilities in response to customer requests. We have five engineers …