From Concept to Realization

Mechanical Engineering & Design

The CES Mechanical Engineering team is known for creative solutions to complex electro-mechanical problems and can assist you with:

  • Design and Rapid Prototyping
  • Analysis: Stress / Strain, Vibration and Thermal
  • Production Drawings
  • Manufacturing Processes & Support
  • First Article Inspection

Design to Fabrication Experience:

  • Sheet Metal Design, Machined Metals
  • Flat Panel and Touch Screen Enclosures
  • Electromechanical Interconnects
  • Plastics - Injection Molded
  • Circuit Card Hardware, Heat Sinks
  • Shielded Metal Enclosures, all types (ARINC, VME)
  • Chemical Milled Components
  • Multi-Layer Circuit Cards, 3D Circuit Card Assemblies
  • Graphic Overlays with Integrated Circuitry
  • Sheet Metal: Stiffeners, Brackets, EMI Enclosures, Electronic Equipment Racks
  • Illuminated Silicone Rubber Keypads and Avionic Switches
  • Thermal Management
  • Vibration Management
  • Fixture Design: Qualification testing, ATP, Production (e.g. assembly)
  • Product Qualification Testing, including to ARINC, RTCA, DO, IEC, ASME, MIL

We use the following tools:

  • 3D CAD: Pro/Engineer, SolidWorks, AutoCad, CADkey
  • Thermal Analysis: CFdesign
  • Stress / Strain Analysis: ANSYS
  • Configuration Management: Intralink and PDM for 3D Solid Models and Production
  • In-house lab with extensive Non-Destructive and Destructive Test Resources