Active-PCB Solutions, a cutting-edge contract electronics manufacturer based in Reading, celebrates its 20th anniversary this month. Two decades of growth and development has seen the directors transform the company into a technology leader with over 200 active customers and a turnover of £11m.
Founded in May 1997 by Gary Turner, Leigh-Anne Swire-Thompson and Marinela Covachã, Active-PCB Solutions began with no pre-established customer base but with a vision to deliver specialist printed circuit board assembly. They turned over £480k in the first year. The founding directors and 4 staff members who started Active-PCB 20 years ago have remained loyal to the company and today form part of the 93 staff members.
The AS9100 accredited company continues to adapt and offers leading-edge SMT PCB assembly, full electronics box-build and an extensive testing capability. With a long-standing reputation for high-quality and high-reliability, the company operates in a variety of demanding market sectors that include aerospace & defence, motorsport, modern energy, power and the oil & gas industry.
Active-PCB continues to commit to investing in high technology equipment, ensuring that the company thrives in the electronics industry for many years to come.