CME Shines Bright With New Work Light Product Launch: SiteLites
November 2018. CME has launched SiteLites TM product line of new, professional grade LED work lights that are used as portable/temporary job site lighting in applications from construction, maintenance, emergency services, agriculture, forensics, and homeowners. CME has released these new products for sale on Amazon. SiteLites tripod, floorstand, and small magnetic base models are high quality work light products with new LED technology to support all your industrial, home or work lightning needs!
CME has been developing and designing electrical power distribution and LED illuminated control panel products for over two decades for rugged military and industrial applications. Dr. Nancy Crews, CME’s President stated that: “CME continues to work to develop and produce innovative products like SiteLites to help people perform their work more efficiently and safely. Our customers will see that SiteLites addresses their needs and desires.”
GrowFL Announces CME is a 2018 Florida Companies to Watch Honoree
October 2018. GrowFL has announced that Custom Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc.®, (CME®) is an honoree in this year’s 50 Florida Companies to Watch celebration. The 50 Florida Companies to Watch selection is part of a statewide competition that identifies companies expected to see significant growth over the next several years. CME was selected from more than 500 nominees for Florida Companies to WatchSM, a program hosted by the economic development organization GrowFL, in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation. Read more here!
CME Re-certified to ISO/IEC 17025 Calibration Standard October 2018. Pinellas Park, FL – Custom Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc. (CME), a small business leader in manufacturing and engineering solutions to Federal Government and Industry, is pleased to announce that it is re-accredited by NSF-ISR registrar for ISO/IEC 17025:2005. Read more here!
CME offers Refurbishment September 2018. We have sold over 18,000 Tactical Power Supply (TPS) units , CME is very proud of our power supply success, we have sold over 18,000 Tactical Power Supply (TPS) units. But, what happens when the products CME builds need repair or refurbishment? You can always buy something new, but refurbishing and repairing products can save you money. If everything isn't broken, why replace all of it? Contact Us today to inquire about our refurbishment services! Contact Us for Refurbishment of your TPS: http://www.custom-mfg-eng.com/contact-us.html
GrowFL Announces CME As One Of The 2018 Florida Companies To Watch Finalists! August 2018. (Pinellas Park, Florida) Custom Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc. was among the first round of 2018 Florida Companies to Watch finalists recently announced by GrowFL. The awards event - now in its eighth year - honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state for developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching communities, and broadening new industries throughout Florida. Chosen from a candidate pool of 134 growing second-stage businesses, the finalists collectively represented $518 million in annual revenue and employed 2,743 full-time equivalent employees in 2017. Read More... Contact Us to Develop a Solution: http://www.custom-mfg-eng.com/contact-us.html
18,000 Tactical Power Supply Units (TPS) Manufactured To Date! June 2018. CME has manufactured 18,000 Tactical Power Supply (TPS) units for the U.S. Government and Aerospace Industry. Work with our experienced power engineering team to find an affordable solution to your unique power requirements. With a three (3) year warranty and return rate of less than 1% (0.003% to be exact), we know you will be pleased with the quality of your product. CME also offers refurbishment and repair services for Tactical Power. We would be happy to examine and refurbish your TPS 800W power supplies (PP-6224C/U & PP-2953D/U). Learn More about our TPS capabilities: http://www.custom-mfg-eng.com/power-supplies.html Contact Us to Develop a Solution: http://www.custom-mfg-eng.com/contact-us.html
CME Attends the 11th Annual Florida Buildings Engineering & Facility Maintenance Show April 25, 2018. CME is exhibiting our newest SiteLites Portable Work Light models at the 11th Annual Florida Buildings Engineering & Facility Maintenance Show (FB-FM) in Tampa. SiteLites models provide tradesman-duty work lights for any job site, do it yourself job, any space like a warehouse or parking lot, or light up your kid's soccer or football field at night. The show and conference is attended by facilities and buildings maintenance management and other related tradesman. We hope to see you there!
CME Receives AS9100D with ISO 9001:2015 Registration April 2018. CME is proud to announce the company’s Quality Management System Certification has upgraded to AS9100 Revision D (AS9100D) with ISO 9001:2015 following an audit conducted by NSF-ISR Registrar. The new certification incorporates the full ISO 9001:2015 standards of quality management and assurance into the AS9100D certification process. The AS9100D Certification is a standardized quality management and quality assurance system specifically developed for the aviation, space and defense industry sectors. CME’s has 22 years of dedicated experience providing and maintaining high-quality industry standards and processes.
“CME is devoted to providing best-in-class product assembly, integration and test services and for all our customers for the multiple industries we serve,” said Dr. Nancy Crews, CME CEO/President. “The AS9100D certification is a globally recognized mark of excellence for which we take immense pride in attaining it.”
AS9100D provides a much more detailed, wide-reaching certification to companies working in the aerospace industry, like CME. The AS9100D Quality Management System Certification covers such standardized items as requirement conformance measurement, risk management, delivery performance, product safety, and operational processes for product realization, intellectual creation, and manufacturing of quality A&D devices. Other parts of AS9100D deal with the following aspects of particular concern to the A&D supply chain:
Management of materials and personnel
Employee training procedures
Oversight and monitoring
Project management tactics
Verification and validation procedures
CME Announces Refurbishment Services for TPS 800 January, 2018. CME is proud to announce that it refurbishes TPS 800W power supplies, specifically models PP-6224C/U & PP-2953D/U. CME can rebuild/refurbish any of our products in short order so they are practically new! CME has assembled more than 18,000 TPS 800 power supplies for the many customers, including but not limited to the U.S. Army. Should you have questions please contact our sales department or you may obtain a quote here.
CME Receives Automotive Test Set Cable Assembly Award
August 2017. CME's Cable & Wire Harness manufacturing department recently received two orders to assemble dynamometer test cables in support of an Automotive OEM's operations. As a company specializing in custom test set development and cable and wire harness production, CME's experience is well-suited to building these specialized cable assemblies.
CME Receives Additional US Air Force ADTS 415F Delivery Order Award for $1.42M
August 2017. An additional production order has been placed for the new ADTS 415F Air Data Test Sets as part of CME's ongoing IDIQ prime contract with US Air Force. The ADTS 415F is a self-contained, portable test set with integral pressure/vacuum supplies, housed in a single military standard enclosure and is ideal for calibration and simulation on the flight line. The ADTS 415F is a twin-channel Ps and Pt pressure control system used for the precision calibration/verification of aircraft pitot statics, compliant with user validation of airframe RVSM requirements.
CME’s SiteLites 12,000 Lumen LED Tripod Work Light Launched on Amazon Business
August 2017. CME has launched SiteLitesTM a new, professional grade AC/DC powered 12,000 lumen light tripod models for use portable/temporary job site lighting. CME has released this new product for sale on Amazon. The AC or DC powered SiteLites Model SL12KT comes in three variants (Hybrid, Floods Only, and Spots only) and is a professional work light product with high-reliability LED technology to support all your industrial, home or work lightning needs!
CME Providing Contract Manufacturing for New Sporting Goods Product
July 2017. Under a contract manufacturing agreement, CME will be providing manufacturing assembly services for a new sporting goods product. The agreement includes inventory management, assembly, and delivery services per the OEM's specifications and includes the build of kiosk display units.
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Event
July 2017. CME's solar4STEM Exhibits at 6th Annual 2017 STEM Forum & Expo in Kissimmee/Orlando, Gaylord Palms Resort, Kissimmee FL - July 12–14, 2017. Demonstrated at the conference, solar4STEM 200 system is portable, easily transportable and easy to set up and operate and has a Teacher’s Guide with numerous experiments/activities. The all-in-one system is ideal for semi-stationary set up locations (classrooms, science centers, museums, summer or day camps).
CME Delivers solar4STEM to Army Corps of Engineers, Hunstville
April 2017. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recognizes the critical role that Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education plays in enabling the U.S. to remain the economic and technological leaders of the global marketplace, and enabling the Department of Defense and Army in the security of our Nation. Through their STEM outreach and commitment to sustainable energy technologies, the Corps is using solar4STEM.
Charting a Winning Course Series - 27 April 2017 Dr. Crews will speak on the Mexico Panel Discussion focusing on the immediate future of U.S. Mexico trade relations. What to expect, likely challenges, ongoing opportunities and how to prepare for change. See more information here.
GrowFL Chairman’s Council Leader Retreat - March 2017 "Please welcome our newest member of the Chairman’s Council – Nancy Crews of Custom Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc. Nancy has been involved with GrowFL since 2012, participating in our CEO Roundtables and Strategic Research programs. Her manufacturing company, located in Pinellas Park, FL, was founded in 1997 and does custom manufacturing and engineering solutions for industry, defense and aerospace. Please visit her website at http://www.custom-mfg-eng.com. Thank you Nancy!"
February 2017 In late February 2017, CME participated in the Automotive Meetings held in Querétaro City, Mexico in the only event for auto supply chain in the Querétaro Automotive Cluster. CME exhibited and met with Automotive OEMs and many tiers and other suppliers about our manufacturing and engineering services to international customers as well as highlighting in-house capabilities for producing rugged electrical/electronic cable harnesses and other components.