PCB SUPPLIER – about us

PCB SUPPLIER FOR 50 YEARS

PCB supplier Tate Circuit Industries Ltd was founded in Birmingham in 1974. We are a high-quality UK PCB manufacturer of bare printed circuit boards. 50 years later, we are now leaders in global PCB supply with both a factory in Shenzhen, China and a sales office in Staffordshire, UK. The ‘Tate’ name is renowned in the PCB industry for exceptional customer service and excellent quality printed circuit board production. We are delighted to offer low-cost bare printed circuit boards to customers in the UK, Europe and USA, supported by highly experienced engineers.

 

UK OFFICE

Tate Circuits was established as a PCB supplier in the UK in 1974. 50 years later, we are a leading UK PCB supplier with global customers.

As soon as your enquiry is placed with us, you will receive the support and technical expertise of our experienced UK engineers. Our team has over 50 years’ experience in PCB manufacture and are always only a phone call away throughout your order. We offer an immediate response to all enquiries with quotations accurately and swiftly completed.

CHINA FACTORY

Our cutting-edge factory in Shenzhen opened in 2009. We supply low-cost, excellent quality PCB’s with excellent communication for all engineering queries. We support customer demand for low, medium and high-volume quantities.

The factory has around 300 employees and floor area of 10,000 square meters. Our PCBs are supplied into a variety of sectors including automotive, aviation, lighting and sound equipment, education and medical.

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PCB SUPPLIER | Exceptional service

 

As leaders in printed circuit board production, we offer customer the benefit of cost savings on Shenzhen PCB production with zero compromise on the level of service or technical expertise received.

We pride ourselves on a professional service with a friendly approach where quality is of paramount importance in accordance with our ISO9001 Quality Management systems and UL Approval.

Our UK sales office includes some of our longest standing employees who have been with Tate Circuits for over 40 years. These senior engineers are on hand throughout the manufacture of your PCBs and will assist with expert advice on any engineering queries. We ensure a smooth buying process on every order.

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PCB SUPPLIER | HOW WE WORK

 

Our UK based technical team are on hand throughout the manufacture of your PCB’s and will assist with expert advice on any engineering queries. We ensure a smooth buying process on every order.

Any engineering queries are communicated immediately with you by our senior team. We always ensure manufacturing parameters are crystal clear before production begins.

We continually source the lowest freight costs to send orders from our Shenzhen factory.

All orders are acknowledged on receipt providing schedules delivery dates. We understand the importance of customer achieving their own important production lead times. Once boards are shipped, an email with a link to track your consignment with Fedex can be sent.

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printed circuit board production | TATE SHENZHEN FACTORY

 

In 2009, our PCB factory in China opened to offer low-cost, high precision double-layer and multi-layer bare printed circuit boards to industries across the globe. The factory has around 300 employees and a floor area of 10,000 square meters. Our PCBs are supplied into a variety of sectors including automotive, aviation, lighting and sound equipment, education and medical.

Our factory adheres to the strategic goal of “continuous, stable and rapid development” to improve production efficiency.  We are committed to providing customers with a full range of “one-stop services” by investing in the latest, cutting-edge technology.  We supply the highest precision bare printed circuit boards to our customers.

Our team in Shenzhen are currently building a new factory in the west of China which will bring advanced equipment and improve our capacity further.

 

The number of years Tate Circuits has been in the PCB manufacturing business

The number of years our longest serving Senior PCB Sales Engineer has served with us.

The number of bare circuit boards we manufacture every year

How much it costs for a no obligation PCB quotation

what happens when you send your pcb enquiry to us?

Your enquiry is received by our experienced sales engineers. The gerber data is analysed and a quotation is emailed to you immediately.

Order Acknowledgement

After confirming that you wish to proceed, an order acknowledgement is sent to you promptly with an estimated despatch date for your boards.

Engineering Queries (EQ's)

Any Engineering Queries from our factory are communicated with you immediately. We do not proceed with any change to a manufacturing parameter without your confirmation.

PCB production commences

Production starts at our factory in Shenzhen.

100% bare board test

Boards are 100% bare board tested after production is completed.

Inspection

Boards are inspected prior to despatch.

Boards are packed

PCB’s are vacuum packed to ensure safe shipping to you.

Shipping

Your boards are shipped from our Shenzhen factory by Fedex air freight. A link to track your consignment can be sent.

Why choose Tate Circuits for your printed circuit board production?

As a UK printed circuit board manufacturer for over 40 years, and a China PCB manufacturer for over 15 years, we offer customers the benefit of cost savings on China PCB production together with exceptional UK PCB customer service and experience.

Tate has trained a team of highly experienced UK PCB production and technical bare PCB engineers. It is this same team that are now responsible for China bare PCB manufacture.

We are proud of our strong position as a long standing UK PCB supplier in the UK PCB industry. We offer customers the benefit of cost savings on China PCB manufacture, but with no compromise on the level of service or technical expertise received.

Our UK PCB technical team are on hand throughout the manufacture of your low cost bare printed circuits boards and will assist with expert advice on any engineering queries. We ensure a smooth buying process on every order.

Together with technical strength in the company with our vast experience as a UK PCB manufacturer and our low cost China PCB prices, we are leaders in the supply of bare printed circuits boards.

Tate’s high quality PCB’s are supplied into a variety of sectors including automotive, aviation, lighting and sound equipment, education and medical. We pride ourselves on a professional service with a friendly approach where quality is of paramount importance, in accordance with our ISO9001 Quality Management system and UL Approval.

If you would like to find out about our Tate Circuits as your PCB supplier, or to request a no obligation quotation on any of your bare PCB’s, please do contact us here. Our UK PCB sales team look forward to receiving your enquiry.

Please be assured that you will receive our best attention.

PCB supplier | VOLUME PCB MANUFACTURE

We offer exceptional prices and service for your volume PCB requirements.

For medium to large volume PCB orders from around 60kgs, we have expanded our cooperation with an Air Cargo service in Shenzhen. This service reduces shipping costs and is an excellent option if lead-times are not urgent. Our Air Cargo service adds around 10-15 working days to lead-times.

Sea freight is the most cost-effective shipping option on large, heavy shipments of printed circuit boards. The starting weight is normally around 60kgs. Anything less than this is still cost effective on our dedicated air freight service. Shipping by sea adds around 50-55 working days to lead times.

We would be delighted to quote for your volume PCB orders. To find out more about this service, click the button below.

 

Tate Circuit Industries Ltd

Unit 1 Europa Way,
Britannia Enterprise Park,
Lichfield, Staffs, WS14 9TZ, UK

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