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Lean manufacturing helps Aqualectra stay ahead of the competition

‘I would be lying if I said the market for panel builders was booming at the moment, but we are still managing to hold our heads above water”, says Tom Stringer, general director of Aqualectra in Heerhugowaard. Stringer is a keen advocate of ‘lean manufacturing’, which enables panels to be produced as efficiently as possibly.
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Collaboration provides breakthrough in packaging-problem PCB

Last year, a Chinese PCB (printed circuit board) manufacturer had problems incorporating all required wiring into its products. The suppliers who were consulted were unable to resolve the problem. That was until Omron was called in to resolve the problem using special technology. Last year, when a Chinese manufacturer of PCBs went searching for new