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Ball Systems Overview


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Ball Systems Overview

  1. 1. 624B S. Range Line Rd. Carmel, IN 46032 (317) 848-0205
  2. 2. Who We Are • Founded - 1966 as electronics consultant to the TV industry • Today – 40 years after being founded, a leader in custom electronics and electronic test equipment • Fortune 500 Customers - HP, Honeywell, Tellabs, Motorola, Siemens VDO, Delphi, Automotive Systems, TRW, Sanyo, GE, Flextronics, Wistron, Inventec, FoxConn, Toshiba, Allison Transmission, Juno Lighting, Thomson Consumer Electronics, Panasonic, Crane Naval Station, US Air Force, and Philips • Worldwide Reach – Solutions provider to customers in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, U.K., Germany, Argentina, Singapore, Korea, China, Italy, and Brazil
  3. 3. What We Do • Partner as a valuable extension of your engineering and project teams • Diverse engineering design expertise • Strong manufacturing capabilities • Comprehensive documentation creation & management • Lower volume, highly integrated, comprehensive solutions and test platforms • Higher volume, complex test fixturing • Custom engineered solutions and products
  4. 4. Our Strengths • Best-in-class supplier services and flexibility • Partnerships with quality-minded companies • A drive to perfect processes, product quality, and delivery time • Diverse technical expertise • Over 30-yrs of test development engineering Quality and attention expertise with Raytheon, IBM, Compaq, & HP to detail in every product, regardless of the project • Strong customer service size or scope. • Strong vendor relationships • High-quality, durable products and support • Comprehensive quality control processes
  5. 5. Our Capabilities • Original design and manufacture of electronic equipment • Mechanical design (Autodesk Inventor Series 10) • PCB design (Orcad capture & layout) • PCA assembly (J-STD-001 certified solder capability) • Custom cables and wire harnesses The latest design tools • Build-to-Print manufacturing and MRP system ensure the highest quality • Documentation creation, control, and management products and support. • Embedded design, firmware, and FPGA development • Custom PC software design and programming • Automation and controls design and programming • On site technical support • Troubleshooting, repairs, and maintenance • Product training Automated test tools to ensure quality and • Component sourcing process control
  6. 6. Affordable, custom, turnkey test solutions with rapid turnaround Ergonomic Test Universal Test Fixtures Platforms Custom Electronic Design Integrated Solutions
  7. 7. Universal Test Platforms • Complex, highly integrated systems and STE’s  VXI, PXI, IEEE, custom, etc.  Universal Programming Stations  Off-the-shelf test equipment • Design and configuration • LabVIEW,TestStand, & CVi development • Procurement and integration • Verification & Quality Control • Documentation development • ECO management and control • Custom design and/or build-to-print • Ability to manage & provide unique variants of base platform depending on site requirements
  8. 8. Volume Manufacturing Solutions • Test fixturing (build-to-print or custom designed) • Custom-engineered ergonomic solutions • Large cabinets and test platforms • Custom software development • Assembly Plant Testers • Load Boxes • Improved throughput • Space optimization • Robust and durable • On-time delivery • Flexibility with changes & ECOs
  9. 9. Custom Engineered Solutions • Turnkey electronics and electronic systems • PCB schematic design and board layout • Custom magnetics, including toroidal inductors • Embedded designs & firmware • Custom software, firmware, FPGAs • Process control & machine vision • Product design and prototyping • Power supplies • Suitcase Testers • Cables and wire harnesses “We’re only limited by our customers’ imaginations.”
  10. 10. Automation & Custom Machines • Fully automated / PLC controlled • Electrical and/or mechanical test interfaces • Customized control software and data collection • Multi-axis implementations • Full in-house mechanical, controls, and electrical design • Complete turn-key fabrication • Build to print capability • Full documentation packages for software, electrical, and mechanical components 12-axis adjustment station • On-site installation, training, and startup
  11. 11. Summary • Unique combination of capabilities • Electrical circuit and system design • Custom PCB design and layout • Mechanical fixture and machine design • Software design • Controls and machine vision design • Documentation creation and management • Manufacturing capabilities including PCAs, test systems and racks, test fixtures, custom electronics, machines, etc. • Worldwide delivery and support • Fortune 500 customer base • Quality focused • Flexible, responsive, and timely “We’ve spent the night on the manufacturing floor, and in the lab debugging problems...we understand the test engineer’s life, and our goal is to make it easier”