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“Qualitel” is a combination of “Quality” and “Electronics.” Qualitel’s President, Tuanhai Hoang, incorporated Qualitel after working for Intel, which stands for “Intelligent Electronics.”
Qualitel has been in business for over 20 years.
Since 2008, Qualitel has been located in Everett, which is only 20 minutes north of Seattle, and 1 hour north of the SeaTac airport.
Qualitel has 2 buildings. Building A is 38,000 square feet with 6,000 square feet of office space, and Building D is 33,000 square feet with 6,000 square feet of office space.
Qualitel has over 200 employees, all located in the United States.
Qualitel uses state-of-the-art equipment to perform SMT (surface mount technology), selective, and wave soldering of circuit card electronics. We perform full box-build assembly for aircraft instruments, medical devices used in hospitals, military systems that are used by our defense department, and more.
Qualitel has a dedicated team that also performs manual assembly and soldering of additional components that cannot be handled by the automated equipment. We can customize our manufacturing process to meet your unique needs.
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Qualitel serves customers who need high-mix, high-reliability contract-manufactured electronics that perform mission-critical functions in the aerospace, military, industrial, and medical and life sciences industries.
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Qualitel does not own any offshore manufacturing services, but we do have a strong partnership with In-tech, based in Hong Kong. Qualitel has also helped manage the success of some customers’ transfer to offshore for higher volume production while maintaining production of 10-20% of their volume locally. This strategy ensures success and on-shore support.
Qualitel highly recommends that all products be fully tested at our facility. That way, our team can troubleshoot and be held accountable for product quality and reliability. Qualitel provides the following types of tests in-house: Flying Probe, In-Circuit testing (ICT), Halt/Hass, RF, Functional, Burn-In, Environmental, Vibration Shake and Bake, and X-Ray. We can also customize our testing services to meet your requirements.
Qualitel can develop test fixtures for Checksum ICT, HP/Agilent 3070, and Flying Probe. We can also develop and manage full functional test systems.
Yes, Qualitel performs both consigned and turnkey prototype services.
Qualitel has ISO9001, ISO13485, AS9100, ITAR and FDA along with an FAA Repair registration certificate. Our manufacturing team is trained and certified to IPC-610 and J-STD-001 standards.
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Yes! We believe that as soon as you step foot into our state-of-the-art facility, you’ll understand our commitment to quality, and to the leading edge of manufacturing technology and lean culture. Contact us today to set up a tour!
Qualitel does not offer any design services aside from our design testing services.
Qualitel can provide DFM/DFT analysis, which we perform through non-recurring engineering (NRE) costs on our quote.
Qualitel has been using a real-time SPC system since 2009.
Qualitel has many lean certified employees who have acquired Six Sigma green and black belts.
About 10% of the products Qualitel manufactures go into Boeing 737, 777, and 787 aircrafts. We build electronics for Boeing’s Tier 1 suppliers, rather than working directly with Boeing.
Qualitel has been growing an average of 10-20% every year for the last 20 years. We continue to invest $500,000 – $2 million of new equipment and systems every year.