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Frequently Asked Questions

Learn about Atronix Products, Services, Practices and Standards

Company Facts

Atronix is a privately held firm operating at three locations in North America. These locations include: Exeter, New Hampshire, our corporate headquarters; Tucson, Arizona, our corporate headquarters and western region sales, warehouse and production control facility providing support to our production plant in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico. Total square footage available to production, warehousing and administrative offices is 81,000 square feet. All facilities are leased with lease terms extending through at least December 31, 2015. Each facility lease provides for Atronix' option to extend the lease as required. As of June, 2013, Atronix conducts single shift operations at all facilities, with a total of almost 500 employees across all Atronix facilities in North America.
Atronix standard production lead times for new orders range from 1 to 4 weeks. Lead times are most significantly impacted by material issues, as Atronix flexible work scheduling provides for allocation of labor resources on an as needed basis. Atronix maintains an active staff of "quick turn" operators whose skills may be tapped to deliver last minute demand production. Actual shipment results for the six month period ended March 31, 2015, indicate that better than 98.1% of all orders received ship within +/- 2 days of Customer requested delivery date. (Better than 99.2% shipped within +/- 1 day of Atronix promised delivery date)! Internal yield on production work exceeds 99.3% with customer returns for defect in material, workmanship or incomplete customer specification equal to less than 0.02% overall. Based on overall facility capacities Atronix was operating at 68% of total single shift production capacity as of April 1, 2015.

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Our Mission Statement

"Atronix, Incorporated pledges to provide on-time and defect free products that meet all of our Customers’ needs."

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Directions to Atronix Exeter, NH

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Atronix Quality System and Standards

Atronix' quality system is designed and registered under ISO 9001:2008 Quality System Standard. ALL Atronix production facilities are certified to the ISO 9001:2008 standard. Registration audit and certification of Atronix Exeter, NH facility is performed by TUV America, while regisration audit and certification of our Nogales, Mexico facility is performed by Intertek for ISO 9001 and AS9100C and by Global Standards for ISO 13485 and ISO 14001. Our ISO certifications are applicable to both work performed in the United States, North America and in the European Economic Community. Each facility is subject to annual audits to ascertain its standing in accordance with prescribed quality system practices. Atronix de Mexico is simultaneously certified to all of the following standards of excellance.

  • ISO 9001:2008
  • AS 9100C
  • ISO 13485:2003
  • ISO 14001:2004

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Describe the Atronix Quality System

Atronix quality system is designed according to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality System model. This system has been in place since 1987 and has gone through "continuous improvement" in 4 major phases. Atronix system is registered by TUV America and Perry Johnson to the ISO 9001:2008 "Quality System Model for Quality Assurance in Production and Installation". Today the Atronix quality system is completely "on-line" and integrated using the Quality Workbench module of our ERP software. While each of our facilities has been independently certified under ISO 9001:2008, the integration of our quality system with our inventory control, work in process, capacity planning and scheduling, and material planning system across all facilities provides for fully integrated business and product quality process control. Atronix is a UL recognized manufacturer listed under UL file number E75560 (M). Atronix holds CSA Certificate Number 065740X0000, Class 5852 01. For more information, please click here to view the Atronix Quality System FAQ.

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Quality Organization

Delivery of quality assurance is a part of every job at Atronix. The Atronix Quality organization is under the direction of the Corporate Manager of Quality, with a Manager of Quality Assurance setting and maintaining standards at each Atronix facility.

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Test & Inspection Capabilities

All Atronix facilities maintain the ability to provide functional in-process and final assembly test and inspection of all assemblies. Process test capabilities include: electrical testing, capacitance and inductance testing, hi-pot, full circuit test of multi-wire harness assemblies, in-circuit test of hybrid assemblies. All test and inspection equipment is subject to on-line recall and certification calibration and preventative maintenance.

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Management Information Systems

Our systems capabilities are 2nd to none and set Atronix apart! Atronix business uses state of the art information systems to assure our Customers of timely material planning and order delivery. Timely deliveries are assured by the use of daily update of material and capacity requirement plans and electronic processing of sales orders, purchase orders and work orders across an tightly integrated supply-chain.

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Automated Order Tracking

Atronix systems affect automated order tracking across Customer Orders (Atronix sales orders), Supplier Purchase Orders, and production work orders. This high level of data access provides extraordinary access to real time order status information.

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Real Time Production Planning & Schedling

Daily regeneration of MRP information and exceptions, real time capacity requirement and resource scheduling updates provide information on demand before problems occur.

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Production, Design and Process Engineering

Atronix can provide engineering services from initial product design through delivery. Typical engineering support including design for manufacturability, material selection, manufacturing process routing and quality assurance and control specification are provided by Atronix engineering teams at each of our facilities.

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Do you have CAD Capabilities?

Atronix can provide engineering support using CAD drawings supplied in either dwg or dfx formats. Atronix provides complete support for all AUTOCAD versions including version 2014. In addition, Atronix has the ability to process alternate document formats via IGES or DFX translation and directly process IPC Pro/Engineer generated product specification drawings.

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Certifications and Capabilities

Certifications & Registrations
ISO 9001:2008 Exeter, NH facility Certificate Registration No.: 951 07 4518
AS9100C: Nogales facility Certificate Earned October 2012
ISO 9001:2008 Nogales facility Certificate Registration No.: GSC9KMX235
ISO 13485:2003 Nogales facility Certificate Registration No.: GSC13485MX1001
ISO 14001:2004 Nogales facility Certificate Registration No.: GSC14KMX121
UL Listed Cable & Wire Harness facility File Number: E75560 (M)
CSA Listed Cable & Wire Harness facility Certificate Number: 065740X0000 Class: 5852 01

In addition, all Atronix facilities are certified participants in the following OEM sponsored and supported assembly programs:

Sponsor
Program
Tyco Electronics ACES Level 1 (highest)
3M Corporation SCORES Level 1 (highest)
Amphenol Corporation ACMP

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Ship to Stock Programs

Atronix has been certified by many of its customers to provide direct product shipments to stocking warehouse(s) or directly to end user locations. Direct to end user shipments can be affected using your documentation providing efficient delivery direct to your customers. Weekly or periodic deliveries can be made directly from Atronix to your production lines assuring efficient line operation and inventory utilization.

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Business Infrastructure

Atronix is a privately held business incorporated in the state of Delaware. The following facilities represent the headquarters and production facilities available to Atronix customers:

Location
Uses
Leased / Owned
Exeter, NH USA Our New principle domestic production facility
10,000 sq. ft. leasehold
Nogales, Sonora, Mexico Mexican production and engineering facility visit Atronix de Mexico to see our new state of the art purpose built, lean manufacturing production facility 45,000 sq. ft. leasehold w/ 45,000 sq. ft. available for immediate expansion
Tucson, AZ USA Western region administrative, sales, materials planning & procurement 6,000 sq. ft. leasehold
Nogales, AZ USA Western region distribution and staging warehouse 6,000 sq. ft. leasehold

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Union Affiliations?

Atronix facilities are operated as right to work operations. Atronix management believes that well structured employment compensation and benefit programs, including Company sponsored group health, life, LTD and profit sharing programs are key to the maintenance of a healthy, productive workforce. No employees of Atronix or its affiliated companies are subject to contract or union work rules.

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