INTEGRATED
DESIGN & MFG.
SINCE 1954

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We solve problems others can't.

CLIENT SUCCESS STORIES

On-Shore Manufacturing Solutions in Mexico

Just 1 hour drive from the San Diego airport, our Tecate Mexico facility offers
competitive labor prices, without the Offshore logistics cost and complexity

 

Experienced and proven

OUR HISTORY: AN INTERACTIVE TIMELINE

1954

Milwaukee Electronics began by integrating electronics into heavy machinery

Milwaukee Electronics begins by designing and developing electronics to support the heavy machinery in the Mining Industry, and establishes a design and manufacturing center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

1988

Completes First Microprocessor Design

Using an 8-Bit Microchip controller,
Milwaukee Electronics designs a fuel
management product for the
generator industry

1999

Develops a local solution for high mix projects seeking offshore pricing

Milwaukee Electronics chooses the town of
Tecate, Mexico based on Tecate’s close proximity
to San Diego (45 minute drive) and fast border
crossing times.

2001

Lean Manufacturing Implemented to Reduce Product Lead time

Milwaukee Electronics embraces Lean and begins our Continuous Improvement journey using Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques

2003

Revolutionizes prototyping by creating the first e-commerce PCB assembly service

Milwaukee Electronics patents a process for machine assembly from cut-tape, and creates the first e-commerce PCB Assembly service, Screaming Circuits. The stand-alone business unit is dedicated to Prototypes and supporting Engineers

2011

Asia Purchasing Office and India Tech Center Added

To support cost reductions and work directly with our Asia supply base, Milwaukee Electronics opens an International Purchasing Office in Singapore. The
supply base in China, Taiwan and Malaysia are
expanded to support North American operations.

2016

New SMT lines in
Portland and Mexico

In January, we installed new Panasonic
SMT lines in 2 of our electronic
manufacturing facilities

  1954

Milwaukee
Electronics began
by integrating...

  1988

Completes 1st
Microprocessor
Design

  1999

Develops a local
solution for high
mix projects...

  2001

Lean Manufacturing
Implemented to
Reduce Product...

  2003

Revolutionizes
prototyping by
creating the first...

  2011

Asia Purchasing
Office and India
Tech Center Added

  2016

New SMT lines
in Portland and
Mexico...

 

Integrated Design & Manufacturing

From Electronic Design through Printed Circuit Board Assembly and beyond,
explore the options and Solutions we have to offer

Design

Our Design Engineering Services and
Teams are structured to support your team
and fill in key gaps in expertise.

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Manufacture

North American Manufacturing Solutions:
Local and Low Cost Mexico facilities make us a
responsive Supply Chain Partner

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