ORLANDO, FL -- June 9, 2011 -- API Technologies Corp., a provider of electronic systems, subsystems, RF, and secure systems for defense, aerospace, and commercial applications, announced today the official launch of the SenDEC New Product Introduction (NPI) service. An Open House is scheduled Thursday, June 16th from 2 - 6 p.m., at the new 20,000 sq. ft. SenDEC NPI facility, 71 Perinton Parkway, Fairport, NY.
During this event, visitors will tour the facility, which includes new multi-million dollar state-of-the-art equipment, and participate in an interactive demonstration to experience NPI prototype manufacturing capabilities firsthand. Local dignitaries will join company executives for the ribbon cutting at 2:15 p.m.
The SenDEC NPI service oversees the manufacture of prototypes, which are the most difficult part of any manufacturing engagement. It’s uniquely trained NPI team leverages design, engineering, and manufacturing expertise, as well as specialized equipment, to deliver customers fast and high-performing prototypes. NPI capabilities include: PCB layout, BOM scrubbing, documentation verification, material management, rapid prototyping, testing, and pilot/production/pre-production builds.
In addition, the company’s proprietary Design for Excellence review process provides customers feedback on ways to speed time to production, ensure reliability, and reduce total lifestyle costs.
Mike Fiske, Vice President, Sales and Marketing of SenDEC, commented: “SenDEC has developed a very fast, highly specialized, highly customer-focused approach to creating prototypes and pre-production builds. Our NPI process helps significantly shorten the time to production and reduce costs. At the same time, the prototype manufacturing capability serves as a key tool for future business as many customers have subsequently awarded us the actual production run based on our familiarity with the project and support of their pre-production activities.”
About API Technologies Corp.
The Company, through its subsidiaries, designs, develops and manufactures systems, subsystems, RF and secure communications solutions for technically demanding defense, aerospace and commercial applications. API Technologies' international customers include many leading Fortune 500 companies. API Technologies trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol ATNY. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apitech.com.
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