Contract Manufacturing

Contract Manufacturing Facility

Contract Manufacturing Services

Outsourcing production can be a well justified decision with potential for reduced costs, greater efficiencies, reduced overhead, and the ability for your company to focus on its core strengths. With the industry’s largest number of workstations, Preco offers an extensive range of innovative laser and die cutting services. We are a reliable source for both short and long term production of your components. Our customer base ranges from automotive, abrasives, medical device and diagnostics, electronics, flexible packaging, aerospace, and heavy construction. Along with an experienced staff, Preco maintains a quality management system certified to ISO 9001. If required, our ISO 13485 quality certification provides quality standards for medical device manufacturing.

Laser Contract Manufacturing

Laser Services

Preco’s Contract Manufacturing Services can provide you with all of the resources needed to integrate laser processing into your manufacturing stream. The extensive design, testing and manufacturing capabilities of Preco can help you answer today’s challenges – enhancing product design, improving quality, lowering unit cost and shortening lead times.

Capabilities

  • 3 Clean Rooms
  • 40+ Workstations
  • Converting 
  • Flexible Packaging
  • Metal Processing 
Die Cutting Contract Manufacturing

Die Cutting Services

Complementing the laser converting offering, Preco’s Contract Manufacturing Services also provides a complete range of die cutting solutions. Precision flat bed die cutting with vision registration capabilities for both sheet and roll processing is available along with multiple station rotary die cutting for high productivity, lamination and rotary die cutting.

Capabilities: 

  • Laminating 
  • Platen heat sealing
  • Embossing
  • Multiple roll and sheet inputs

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Abrasives

When it comes to production solutions for abrasive material processing, Preco Abrasives is the dominant market supplier. We handle it all, from wide-web processing of heavy grit abrasives through micro-polishing grits for glass or fiber-optic end connectors. Preco’s die cutting and laser cutting technology is your advanced abrasive processing solution, with either purpose-built equipment for installation at your facility or toll converting using our suite of in-house production equipment.

Contract Services Offered

  • Discs, Sheets, Rolls 
  • Laser Cut, Rotary Cut, Flat Bed Cut
    and Combination
  • Laminate
  • Laser Mark
  • Quality Testing
  • Package, Shrink Wrap and Label 
  • Ship complete to distribution Center

Flexible Packaging

Preco offers a complete range of flexible packaging laser enhancements including micro-perforations, easy-opening features and microwave venting. Preco’s flexible packaging services include process development and toll converting to support your market introduction and long term production requirements. In addition to a complete range of production roll handling systems, Preco also provides quality test equipment to provide stringent quality assurance protocols through your production run. Preco is certified to ISO9001 and ISO13485 quality management standards. 

Contract Services Offered

  • Laser Scoring - Easy Open
  • Laser Perforation - Micro-Perforation, Extended Shelf Life
  • Laser Microwave Venting
  • Quality Testing
  • Clean and Controlled Environment

Medical

Preco's Medical and Precision Converting division offers laser and die cutting contract manufacturing services to the diagnostic, medical device, and consumer markets. Preco will assist you in your manufacturing process for microfluidic components, catheter components, consumables, medical instruments and diagnostic devices.

Contract Services Offered

  • Robotics
  • Reagent / Island Placement
  • Automated Microfluidics Cartridge Production
  • Web and Rotary Construction Lamination
  • High Speed Tight Tolerance Manufacturing
  • Flat Bed Die Cutting
  • Rotary Die Cutting
  • High Density Laser Perforation
  • Heat Sealing
  • Quality Testing
  • Cleanrooms
  • Clean Environment

Metal Processing

Specializing in laser claddingweldingheat treating and specialty cutting, Preco excels at difficult process specific applications. With an in-house staff that includes welding engineers along with doctorate level guidance, Preco’s capabilities are unsurpassed. Our range of equipment includes fiber lasers up to 10kW and CO2 lasers up to 6kW which provide deep penetration welding and heat treating. Supporting this equipment are work stations and material handling that can support fabrications and castings weighing upwards of 10,000 pounds.

Contract Services Offered

  • 12 laser workstations configured for metals processing
  • Fiber delivered lasers up to 10 kW
  • CO2 lasers up to 6 kW
  • Material handeling capabilitiy up to 10,000 pounds
  • Blast booth
  • Assembly presses 
  • Industrial part washer
  • TIG and MIG welders 
  • 200 KVA spot welders
LASER WELDING

Preco offers both autogenous and wire feed welding. Additional hybrid weld processes are offered including induction pre-heat and/or post-heat stations for crack prone materials. Preco also provides secondary operations including hydraulic presses for pre-weld component assembly, grit blast booths and stress relieving ovens.

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LASER HEAT TREATING

An advantage that lasers offer in this process is the ability to heat treat localized areas without affecting the entire work piece. Preco's applications engineering team has extensive knowledge with laser heat treating and can assist you in deciding if laser heat treating is a good fit for your application.

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LASER CLADDING

Our powder feed systems include off-axis and coaxial powder flow technology to support our cladding offering. Laser cladding can be performed on flat or cylindrical surfaces with a powder metal selection to provide wear and corrosion prevention or other specified requirements.

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SPECIALTY LASER CUTTING

Although we're not configured to process flat sheet stock for the fabrication market, we offer laser cutting for unique applications that have specific process requirements.

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Contact Preco Inc

Contract Manufacturing
715.247.3285 | Email

Laser Equiment
715.247.3285 | Email

Die Cutting Equipment
913.541.0066 | Email