We’re going to the Engineering Design Show!

We'll be exhibiting at this year’s Engineering Design Show on stand J44. Operating internationally in the Electronics Manufacturing Services industry, we deliver a high level of service to customers from a wide range of markets throughout the UK and Europe. From our headquarters and manufacturing operations in the UK, and our wholly owned subsidiary operations in Romania [...]

2017-09-20T17:22:06+00:00 September 20th, 2017|EC Electronics News|

How Much Will It Cost To Manufacture?

Estimating the costs of manufacturing electronics has become increasingly time consuming. Historically, electronic products may have had 40-50 components making it relatively easy to cost and provide a realistic estimate. Now we are seeing electronic products averaging around 180-200 components, making the estimating process more complicated and at risk of inaccuracies. Many entrepreneurs underestimate the [...]

2017-09-04T14:00:47+00:00 August 10th, 2017|EC Electronics News|

Are apprenticeships the answer to the electronics skills gap?

The UK electronics industry has for some time been facing a technical skills gap. STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and maths) are not a popular choice for school leavers even with various incentives and schemes in place to encourage students to take an interest. As employers in the electronics sector we, and our friends in [...]

2017-06-20T15:36:37+00:00 June 20th, 2017|EC Electronics News|

The Internet of Things (IoT) and hardware opportunities

Not so long ago the Internet of Things (IoT) was a concept that was confined to sci-fi and children’s ideas about what the future would look like. Now it has become the fastest technology growth market, with Bains predicting that by 2020 annual revenues could exceed $450 billion for the IoT vendors selling hardware and [...]

2017-08-07T14:10:02+00:00 March 14th, 2017|EC Electronics News|

Acquisition of Hunter Cable Assemblies Ltd

    PRESS RELEASE 14th December 2016 Acquisition of Hunter Cable Assemblies Ltd   EC Electronics are pleased to announce the acquisition of Hunter Cable Assemblies Ltd (HCAL) from Arcum Ltd. EC Electronics have a strategy of long term growth by acquisition and adding HCAL to the group represents a major step forward with these [...]

2017-05-22T17:04:03+00:00 December 20th, 2016|EC Electronics News, Manufacturing Services|

EC’s Quality team successfully completes the ISO 9001 re-certification process

Kevin Osgood, EC's Group Quality  Manager comments: "After a total of 6 days’ successful auditing with no non-compliances at our operational sites in the UK, Romania and Hong Kong our new ISO9001 certificate has been issued. Thanks for everyone’s efforts prior to, and during, the audits. Certification to this standard is a prerequisite to trading [...]

2017-05-22T17:12:40+00:00 August 14th, 2015|EC Electronics News, Manufacturing Services|

Sub Assembly Services (SAS) Ltd joins the EC Group following acquisition

We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Subassembly Services Ltd (SAS) on 3rd August 2015. As part of the EC group, SAS will continue to trade independently with its established and loyal customer base from its factory in Tewkesbury. “We are really excited about this new business” says Group Managing Director, Phil Simmonds. “SAS have [...]

2017-06-23T14:30:07+00:00 August 13th, 2015|EC Electronics News, Manufacturing Services|

EC named official sponsors of charity auction

EC Electronics are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring a charity auction event in aid of an ex-soldier, now Postman - Tim McNamara - in his challenge to climb 24 peaks in 24 hours. He hopes this charity auction will provide an extra boost in sponsorship to undertake this challenge, raising even more money [...]

EC to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2015

EC Electronics are pleased to announce that we shall be exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing 2015. Southern Manufacturing is one of the largest manufacturing exhibitions in  the country and is held yearly in the early spring in Farnborough, Hampshire, with this year’s event being held on the 10th to the 12th February 2015. It showcases the [...]

2017-05-22T17:12:11+00:00 January 12th, 2015|EC Electronics News, Manufacturing Services|