MC Assembly® Achieves AS9100 Certification

Palm Bay, Fla., July 18, 2011 – MC Assembly, a leading mid-tier electronic manufacturing services (EMS) provider, announced today that it has achieved AS9100 implementation and certification for its Palm Bay, Florida manufacturing facility. This certification, which provides a common set of quality requirements across the global aerospace community, confirms that MC Assembly’s quality management system is certified to manufacture and service printed circuit board assemblies, sub-assemblies and final assemblies.

MC Assembly has extensive experience working with leading aerospace and defense companies to provide superior quality products supported by high-technology inspection tools, robust quality systems, ITAR certification and IPC class 3 soldering capabilities. In addition, MC Assembly maintains the very specialized FAA: PMA Certification for both original equipment and depot/repair services in the Palm Bay facility.

“We maintain a strategic commitment to our country’s leading aerospace and defense companies,” said George Moore, Chief Executive Officer and President of MC Assembly. “Achieving AS9100 certification further validates our promise to deliver the highest quality products and services to our customers. It also reaffirms our position as the aerospace and defense industry’s lowest risk choice as an OEMs manufacturing partner.”

About MC Assembly MC Assembly (, based in Palm Bay, FL with operations in Winchester, Massachusetts, Palm Bay, Florida and Zacatecas, Mexico, is a national leader in the contract manufacturing arena with annual revenues of approximately $200 million. It provides turnkey solutions to original equipment manufacturers and focuses on assembly of medium volume, medium mix printed circuit boards assemblies (PCBAs) and box builds. MC Assembly’s capabilities include surface mount and pin-through-hole interconnection technologies, PCB DFM and DFT engineering, in-circuit, functional and environmental testing, full box-build and direct order fulfillment. Cyprium Partners, a private equity firm focused primarily on non-control investments, acquired majority ownership of MC Assembly in 2007.