Precision Engineered Products appoints President and COO

Precision Engineered Products LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of John Manzi to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Manzi will have sales and operations responsibility for the seven Precision Engineered Products brands: Boston Endo-Surgical Technologies (BE-ST), Brainin, General Metal Finishing, Lacey, microPEP, Polymet, and Wauconda. “Precision Engineered Products is in growth mode. In recent years we’ve significantly transformed our operational processes. This has allowed the organization to harness the power of the world-class expertise within each of our business units to develop the most innovative yet simplest solutions to our customers’ manufacturing challenges,” said Mr. […]

Live webinar: Converting complex metal parts to stampings

Join PEP Brainin for a live webinar! The stamping solution: How to add value and drive out cost Thursday, May 30, 12:00 noon ET Register here. “Yes, it’s possible.” Brainin customers are often surprised their machined metal part can be stamped. In this technical webinar, we’ll review case studies of complex parts that have been converted to stampings – with significant cost reduction. We’ll also discuss some of the advanced tooling techniques that can be utilized to produce unique features lending to an efficient design. ‘The stamping solution: How to add value and drive out cost’ will examine: – Integrated […]

New PEP General Metal Finishing brochure

General Metal Finishing (GMF) has a reputation for superior expertise in demanding markets. Learn how GMF’s solutions for specification rack, barrel and vibratory plating, and stainless steel electropolishing can improve the performance and reliability of your components. Download the new General Metal Finishing brochure by clicking on the image to the right.      

PEP Brainin launches research and development test center

On March 1, PEP Brainin formally launched the Alan M. Huffenus Research and Development Test Center, with broad capability to test the reliability of electrical components and assemblies under a variety of conditions. The accelerated life testing, mechanical life testing, micro-structure analysis, material selection analysis, and failure analysis systems in the Test Center were developed in direct response to the needs of Brainin customers, according to Brainin president John Manzi. “Since 1939, Brainin has served in a consultative role to our customers regarding the critical factors that affect component reliability and performance. The new Research and Development Test Center is […]

Lacey Manufacturing leading the innovative edge of injection molding technology

Medical device technology is evolving rapidly. This is great for patients who, as a result, experience less surgical trauma and recover faster. But it’s a challenge for injection molders. They need to figure out how to manufacture these progressively complex parts, comprising increasingly challenging resins, as fast as design engineers can dream them up. This new white paper describes one way Lacey Manufacturing is leading the innovative edge.

Micro molding project stress? Free webinar!

“Micro Molding Projects: Thoughts on Success” Wednesday, March 13, 12:00pm ET Register here. Managing complex micro molding projects can be stressful on your team. In this free webinar, our molding veterans will identify key considerations for keeping the manufacture of your molded part predictable, on time, and on budget. This fast-paced session is packed with lessons learned from the micro molding experts. We’ll run through common mistakes, and provide specific advice on how you can get the best results. The webinar will address: – Part design – Materials – Mold design – Process capability – Metrology – Packaging, handling and […]

General Metal Finishing launches new website

The new website offers enhanced information for customers, including expert guidance on a wide variety of finishing specifications for engineering uses. PEP General Metal Finishing is a world-class leader of mil-spec finishing, supplying functional plating and electropolishing services to the medical, energy management, aerospace and defense, automotive, and electronics industries. Go to: www.pepgenmetal.com.

microPEP to demonstrate bioresorbable polymer expertise at MEDevice Forum in San Diego

microPEP, a leading source for complex medical micro moldings, will feature recent advances in implantable grade micro moldings at the MEDevice Forum to be held at the San Diego Convention Center on September 19-20. Said microPEP president John Harker, “The Design and Manufacture of Implantable Devices Conference explores issues that are of top-of-mind for leading edge medical device makers. “microPEP is advancing technology in the area of medical and surgical implantables. In particular, we’re very excited about the exceptionally sophisticated dimensions microPEP has achieved with bioresorbable polymers. Our team is looking forward to sharing our insights at the exhibition.” Companies […]