Optimal Electronics Corporation

A global provider of innovative manufacturing execution system (MES) solutions for the electronics assembly industry.

Software Manufacturer

Optimal Electronics Corporation began as Integrated Engineering Solutions, Inc. in 1996 as a way of delivering industrial optimization solutions to manufacturers. The company performed research and development for its customers in the areas of computer-aided engineering, human factors engineering, and logistics engineering. Early successes included creating software for optimization of the assembly line for connecting rod manufacturing.

The company officially changed its name to Optimal Electronics Corporation in April 1998. Since that time it has exclusively focused research and development efforts to the unique arena of optimization and manufacturing execution systems for the printed circuit board industry.

Optimal Electronics Corporation Postings

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Optel™ - Complete Manufacturing Optimization and Control Software

Optel is the most comprehensive and powerful software system for managing the PCB manufacturing process. It implements Lean Manufacturing best practices, resulting in increased agility, throughput and quality, while reducing costs and setup times....


Optel™ - Complete Manufacturing Optimization and Control Software

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Lean Kitting: A Case Study

Aug 20, 2008 | Ranko Vujosevic, Ph.D. Optimal Electronics Corporation Jose A. Ramirez, Larry Hausman-Cohen, and Srinivasan Venkataraman The University of Texas at Austin Department of Mechanical Engineering Austin, Texas

Kitting is the first step in printed circuit board assembly. It is initiated well in advance of the actual production start to be able to prepare and deliver the kit on time. Kitting involves the gathering of all the parts needed for a particular assembly from the stockroom and issuing the kit to the manufacturing line at the right time and in the right quantity. This paper discusses kitting, describes ways to eliminate waste in different phases of kitting, and illustrates lean kitting using a case study conducted in a major contract manufacturer site....

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Optimal Electronics Announces Addition of Robotics Expert to Its Industry 4.0 Team

Aug 07, 2017 | Optimal Electronics Corporation today announced that Mile Ostojic has joined its Industry 4.0 team as the company’s new expert for robotic applications. Ostojic has more than 30 years of R&D and application experience in control systems, robotics and automation.

Dr. Ranko Vujosevic to Present ‘Lights Out Electronic Assembly’ at SMTA South China

Jul 11, 2017 | Optimal Electronics Corporation today announced that the company’s Founder and CEO, Ranko Vujosevic, Ph.D., will present during SMTA South China. Dr. Vujosevic will present the paper entitled, “Lights Out Electronic Assembly” on day one, Aug. 29, 2017 at 11:40 a.m. local time in Booth 1T11, Hall 1, Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, Shenzhen, China.

Optimal Electronics Releases Process Control and Traceability Solution for Nordson ASYMTEK Applications in Clean Rooms for Sensor Assembly

Jun 25, 2017 | Optimal Electronics Corporation is pleased to announce that the company provides process control and traceability solutions for clean rooms and MEMS sensor assembly. With this, the company has introduced dispense process control and traceability for Nordson ASYMTEK machines.

New Optel Mobile Smart Factory Solutions for Electronics Assembly

Jun 13, 2017 | Optimal Electronics Corporation announces mobile Smart Factory solutions for electronics assembly. Customers demand mobile solutions, where a mobile device can manage one or more assembly lines, instead of the traditional way of one PC per machine.

Automated Circuit Design (ACD) Selects Optel for Complete Process Traceability

Oct 07, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation announces that ACD, a leading supplier to the electronics industry based in Richardson, Texas, has selected Optel for its lean manufacturing process traceability solution.

Optimal Electronics' Optel MES Software Suite Wins a VISION Award

Apr 08, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation has been awarded a SMT VISION Award in the category of Process Control Software for its industry-leading OptelTM MES software suite, including its Dynamic Production Scheduling.

Optimal Electronics Wins a New Industry Award for Its Optel MES Software Suite

Apr 07, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation announces that its industry-leading OptelTM MES software suite, including its Dynamic Production Scheduling, has been awarded a NPI Award in the Software Management category. The award was presented to the company during a Monday, March 31, 2008 ceremony that took place in the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas before the start of APEX 2008.

Optimal Electronics to Present Technical Seminar at APEX 2008

Mar 20, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation will present during the upcoming APEX 2008 trade show and exhibition. This case study on Lean Kitting will be presented under the heading of Business II: Optimizing Your Return.

Optimal Electronics to Exhibit Optel MES Software Suite at APEX 2008

Feb 29, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation will display its industry leading OptelTM MES software suite, including its award-winning Dynamic Production Scheduling, in booth 2147 at the upcoming APEX 2008 exhibition and conference.

Optimal Electronics Corporation Partners with Test_ing for Sales and Support in Mexico

Feb 19, 2008 | Optimal Electronics Corporation has partnered with Test_ing, Tecnologia, Control y Automatizacion Industrial of Chihuhua City, Mexico for sales and support in Mexico.

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