Manufacturing Services and Capabilities

Moving your product from the lab to the production line

In addition to world-class electronic design, Nuvation provides a complete suite of engineeringCCD-camera-design_270x202 and supply chain management services to take your product from the lab to the production line. With over 800 successful projects delivered across all market verticals over 18 years, our mature engineering processes, industry relationships, and years of experience ensure that your electronic device gets into production on time and on budget. Our transition to volume manufacturing services include:

Requirements and Planning Documentation

  • Requirements Gathering – We convert your ideas and needs into a clear set of requirements
  • Manufacturing Test Strategies
    • MTP – Manufacturing Test Plan
    • MTSD – Manufacturing Test Software Description
    • MRTP – Manufacturing Readiness Test Plan
  • Manufacturing Process Description (MDP) – How the product will be built
  • Manufacturing Verification Test Plan (MVTP) – The list of tests that need to be passed to consider that the test fixture meets the design requirements
  • Manufacturing Work Plan (MWP) – Includes the updated New Product Introduction  estimate, 3rd party materials, definition of what’s in scope and out of scope, list of deliverables, project costs, project schedule, major project risks, and project-applicable specifics

Manufacturing Engineering

  • Detailed Support of Design For (DFx):
    • DFT: Manufacturing Testability
    • DFM/DFA: Manufacturability /Assembly
    • DFR: Reliability & Environmental Robustness
    • DFC: Compliance Certification
  • Detailed Component and Supply Chain Engineering
  • Cost Optimization
  • Detailed Manufacturing Test Fixture & Software Design
  • Shipping Packaging Design & Test

Manufacturing New Product Introduction

  • Reliability Validation Build (high maturity prototype)
  • Formal Manufacturing Readiness Test Plan Execution
  • Formal Regulatory & Industry Compliance Certification
  • Detailed Fabrication & Assembly Step Process Definition
  • Setup and Initialize Manufacturing Data
    • Part Master & Hierarchical BoMs
    • Assembly and Inspection Instructions
    • QC and Tracking Systems
    • Release to Manufacturing for Production Ramp
  • Manufacturing Ramp & Production

    • Pre-production Builds:
      • Manufacturing Pilot Production Build(s)
      • Limited Quantities Production Ramp Build(s)
    • Standard Quantities Mass Production Build(s)
    • Quality Control & Tracking

    Post Production Support

    • High-Volume Manufacturing Handoff Support
    • Materials and Supply Chain Lifecycle Management
    • Root Cause Analysis & Correction