Manufacturing Technologies Group
The Manufacturing Technologies Group at Gowanda Electronics designs and develops prototype tooling and unique production equipment to support product development initiatives at the company, in connection with specific customer requirements or general market needs. The vertical integration provided by this group allows Gowanda to offer much more than just "catalog" products; Gowanda designs and delivers solutions.
The group consists of engineers and other professionals, and is housed in a fully-equipped, state-of-the-art, machine tool and design center which is located in a facility near Gowanda's corporate headquarters.
The facility has an extensive array of prototype forming equipment, software tools and ancillary systems to assist in the development of soft tooling which can be utilized for proof-of-concept prototypes or for small production quantities. The group is also equipped to fabricate unique production equipment, which may be needed to enable cost-effective production of custom and/or new-to-market electronic components.
Auto-CAD is utilized in the design process to create, manage and document design concepts, specifications and revisions. This tool also enables Gowanda to effectively and efficiently communicate with customers throughout the design and development process, since such electronic collaboration speeds up the process and improves time-to-market.