Saline Lectronics Installs Juki’s Fortress for Managing High-Volume Assemblies

Davina McDonnell Press

SALINE, MI ― January 2016 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, recently purchased a StorageSolutions Fortress (ISM2000XL) from Juki. The EMS provider will now have two Fortress units in the plant, allowing for improved material management used on high-volume assemblies. Combined, the two towers will work in sync as one large, contained, humidity controlled inventory management system. …

Saline Lectronics Installs a Flexible Assembly Flow Line

Davina McDonnell Press

SALINE, MI ― November 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, recently installed a new assembly flow line. The line is setup in a systematic, unique configuration in order to provide a truly flexible lean system. With this new system, Lectronics is able to assemble an endless number of customer product configurations and volumes. Since the system …

Bob Heller of Saline Lectronics Is Recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award

Davina McDonnell Press

SALINE, MI ― September 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, announces that SMT Today Magazine presented Mr. Heller with a Lifetime Achievement Award during the recent SMTA International Conference & Exhibition. The award was presented to Mr. Heller on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The Lifetime Achievement Award …

Saline Lectronics Announces New In-house Wire Bonding Capability

Davina McDonnell Press

SALINE, MI ― August 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, now offers wire bonding in-house as an added-value service. With the installation of the Kulicke & Soffa 4500 Manual Wedge Bonder, Saline Lectronics is now one of the only electronic contract manufacturers in the Midwest to support wire bonding services.  Due to size constraints or cost …

Saline Lectronics Launches New Web Site – www.lectronics.net

Davina McDonnell Press

SALINE, MI ― July 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website designed by Beacons Point marketing agency. The new site can be found at the same web address, www.lectronics.net, but has been completely redesigned with a user-friendly interface to showcase new capabilities including Lectronics’ latest lean initiative.  …

Flying Probe Testing

Saline Lectronics Differentiates from the Rest with Seica’s Pilot 4D V8 Flying Probe Tester

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SALINE, MI ― June 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, recently purchased and installed a Seica Pilot 4D V8 Flying Probe Tester. This new system further enhances Saline Lectronics’ testing capabilities and will allow the company to better support each of its clients’ unique testing requirements. The Pilot 4D V8 represents the latest frontier in flying …

Mario Sciberras

Saline Lectronics Lean Program by Mario Sciberras, President

Saline Lectronics Press

Earlier this year (February), early-stage plans were released to implement a new lean program factory-wide at Saline Lectronics. Upon attending the IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, CA,  feedback from industry colleagues indicated surprise at an electronics contract manufacturer implementing a lean system. They even questioned whether a contract manufacturer could be capable of implementing a lean manufacturing approach while …

Saline Lectronics Places the First Order for Jukis New Cube in the Midwest

Saline Lectronics Press

SALINE, MI ― March 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, recently purchased a Cube selective soldering system from Juki. Dave Trail, President of Horizon Sales facilitated the sale. Dave Trail, President of Horizon Sales, commented, “This is the third selective solder system that Saline Lectronics has purchased from Juki. Saline’s existing Juki units have been operating …

Saline Lectronics Appoints Margaret Murdock as Director of Quality and Continuous Improvements

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SALINE, MI ― March 2015 ― Saline Lectronics Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, is pleased to announce the addition of Margaret Murdock as its Director of Quality and Continuous Improvements. Hiring new and experienced talent is an integral part of Saline Lectronics’ overall plan to cement its role as a proactive electronic assembly partner to its customers. With an …

Saline Lectronics Hires Jeff Riedel, Lean Champion, to Implement an Innovative Lean Culture

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SALINE, MI ― February 2015 ― Saline Lectronics, Inc., a leading electronics contract manufacturer, announces the addition of Jeff Riedel as Lean Champion to its manufacturing team. Saline Lectronics’ commitment to the implementation of a lean culture will allow the company to maintain current growth trajectories and make holistic process efficiency improvements. Riedel has an extensive professional background in electronics …