Prototype Manufacturing and Assembly (PMA)

Excel Engineering is a leading source for niche and limited volume assembly services. We have experience in the automotive, commercial vehicle, and military segments with both prototype and production environments.

PMA Assembly

Core Capabilities:

  • Component manufacturing, assembly, measurement, and inspection.
  • Integrated Bill of Material (BoM) tracking.
  • Inventory control.
  • Subassembly, kitting, packaging.
  • Purchasing and inventory management.
  • Component measurement and inspection.
  • Build measurement (aka Blueprinting) to support design engineering and manufacturing functions.
  • Build history for prototype or low-volume production.
  • Build books with networked data collection.
  • Experienced procurement team.
  • Design release support.
  • QS9000 documentation support (DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plan, PPAP)

Excel Engineering is equipped with a fully functional machine shop and an experienced prototype manufacturing and assembly team. We offer rapid machining and fabrication solutions with solid billet materials or sheet stock, using ferrous or non-ferrous metals, plastics, and other materials. We have experience to procure patterns and foundry tooling using traditional CNC programs, electronic data, or 2-D prints. Some recent examples of our work experience include:

  • Cylinder heads
  • Oil pans
  • Intake manifolds
  • Water pumps
  • Cam covers

PMA Assembly