Organisation Overview

Fine-tech Electronic Solutions is a South Australian owned and operated Contract Electronic Manufacturing company that was founded in 1994 in Adelaide, Australia.

We provide full turnkey, high precision electronic assembly and design for manufacturing services and have been successfully servicing the space industry for more than a decade. Over this time, we have been helping space related companies with their proprietary payload electronics, specialised communication equipment, electronics for nanosatellites and control systems.

Boasting several Surface Mount (SMT) lines, we are specialists in PCB Electronic Assemblies, from prototype development and initial small to medium runs right through to Mass Production.

Offering all services in electronics manufacturing, working to client specifications in accordance with our accredited ISO9001 standard as well as IPC-A-610 to Class 3 , we are involved in:

  • PCB Assembly for Surface Mount (SMT) and Through-Hole (THD) Components lead and lead free
  • Engineering, Procurement of Electronic Components
  • Mechanical Hardware for Encapsulation
  • Prototype Development
  • Product development
  • Automated Optical Inspection (AOI)
  • X-Ray Inspection
  • Programming and Testing
  • Epoxy Encapsulation
  • Conformal Coating
  • Mechanical Assembly
  • Inspection
  • Encapsulation of PCB Modules into Sub-assemblies
  • Multi-level Quality Assurance inspection.

Expertise and Capabilities

  • Contract Electronic Manufacturer
  • Material Management
  • Product assembly
  • PCB Loading
  • Engineering and Planning
  • Product Development
  • Project Management
  • Surface Mount (SMD) and Through-Hole (THD) loading
  • AOI Inspection
  • X-Ray Inspection
  • PCB Wash
  • Programming
  • Testing
  • Epoxy Encapsulation
  • Full Turnkey Assembly
  • Engineering
  • Research and Development
  • Production Design
  • Bespoke Design Solutions

Unique Selling Points

  • Production efficiency through technology edge – first Australian company that can place the smallest component
    (size 008004) and can place it at 3 times the standard speed. (from April 2018)
  • Tight knit high performing team with 19 core staff of over 12 years with us. Clients capitalise on Fine-techs experience, knowledge, team training & team relationships
  • Low return risk on product from stringent process controls. Failure rate on manufactured product is 0.57%, industry standard is 2%.
  • Fully self-funded & not influenced by outside investors. Proves company stability (24 years in business with no loans) & means no outside influences on scheduling or workload priorities for client.
  • Improved solder joints from Vacuum Vapour Phase SMD reflow soldering. We are the only company offering this process in South Australia.