SMS Electronics Ltd


Using SMS as your Contract Electronic Manufacturing , we will allow you to 'free up' your design team to do what you need them to do and not spend time in the lab, building or debugging.

We pride ourselves in giving you a quality machine in the shortest possible time. We use our knowledge and expertise to give you a fast turn around prototype using dedicated placement machines. From when we quote to when you receive delivery of your product we can tailor it to your time scale. SMS can work with free issue material or material available in stock, or sourced from our supply chain.

Our service includes:

  • Full procurement offered
  • Quick quoting process
  • Dedicated equipment and resources
  • Fast quotes
  • Capable of placing 01005s down to 0.3, pitch BGAs
  • DFM advice
  • You can move from prototype to new product introduction to full production under 1 roof

Design for Manufacture and Test

To have your product fully optimised for production is key to achieving its success but at the right cost.

We can offer you advice on the design for manufacture and test and will work closely with you from the incept of the product. This will ensure that we will give you the most efficient and lowest cost solution possible as well as the shortest lead time to get it to market.


Our expertise in Procurement and Supply Chain Management, using control processes, such as MRP II and Agile software solutions for the management of data systems are our strength. We have a worldwide vendor base built up through our history and experience in the marketplace.

Our objective is to provide exceptional value, to you as a customer, through our close relationships and promotion of excellence.



SMS Electronics are one of the UK's leading Electronic Manufacturing Services companies. We continually invest in our facility and will provide you with one of the most technically advanced placement capabilities in the market.

We can place components from 01005 to 85mm squared and also odd shaped components up to 125mm long. We have a machine placement capacity of over 7 million a day. SMS also have substantial automatic insertion capability for through hole components and we can offer manual assembly lines for hand fitting. We have a full assembly service for box build, tested, configured and packaged  for direct shipping to end users.


Test Services

Our Test Services include a host of capabilities including:

  • AOI
  • Boundary Scanning
  • Flying probe
  • ATE
  • Custom functional test rigs with the capability to develop our own in-house test rigs and test solutions.

SMS can also support and maintain your supplied test equipment. We will give advice on test strategies and issues and you can benefit from reductions in costs from our services.


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Test Services

Logistics and Repair

We can package and ship your products to your desired location across the world. SMS can also ship your product directly to the end user, including software, documentation, packaging and any specialist configurations that is required.

Logistics and Repair

Quality Management

Our Quality Management System is structured around ISO9001:2008 and we are registered as meeting the requirements of the BSi (FM75149).

We also meet the requirements of the following:

  • Underwriters Labarotories (including UL)
  • Canadian Standards Authority (CSA)
  • China Compulsory Certification (CCC)
  • BABT

We also operate to the requirements of IPC-A-610 and operate an Environmental Management System meeting ISO14000.

Quality Management

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