EPE Purchases Three New Ekra Serio 4000 Screen Printers

MANCHESTER, NH. (March 29, 2017): EPE Corporation is strategically investing again with the purchase and implementation of three new Ekra Serio 4000 Solder Paste Screen Printers.

“These new screen printers are the latest in flexibility and performance. Each of our three SMT lines includes one of these screen printers which are customizable and scalable, helping us to achieve our business growth and scalability goals,” comments James “JD” Bell, Jr., President and CEO of EPE Corporation.

“EPE continuously strives to improve upon our equipment and technology and to offer the best capabilities to our customers,” he adds, “and these Ekra screen printers are just another example of our commitment to the latest technology.”

Richard “Rick” Stirbisky, Director of Operations at EPE, adds, “With these new screen printers, we can decrease time to production while increasing our print quality. A high quality, repeatable print is critical.”Continue reading

EPE Donates to Toys for Tots

pic-for-website-toys-for-tots-2016-022Through the generous support of our employees, EPE collected and donated toys for the Toys for Tots program again this year.  EPE Corporation has donated toys during the holidays for over 20 years!  EPE is so proud of our employees and their giving spirit!

Pictured are just some of the many employees who donated toys to the Toys for Tots program.

EPE Corporation Purchases the Nordson ASYMTEK Spectrum S-920 Automated Fluid Dispense System

asymtek-s-920-high-res-drop-background-pic-from-nordson-12-2MANCHESTER, NH. (December 5, 2016): EPE Corporation, a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) electronics manufacturing company, has purchased the Nordson ASYMTEK Spectrum S-920 Automated Fluid Dispense System.

“This equipment dovetails nicely into our capabilities as a high-reliability electronics manufacturer. Many of our existing customers and the markets we serve require the ruggedization of their products.  This equipment allows us to take another important step in this direction,” comments James “JD” Bell, Jr., President and CEO of EPE Corporation.

The scalable Nordson ASYMTEK Spectrum S-920N Series is ideal for high-volume production of advanced dispensing processes, including underfill, cavity fill, die attach and encapsulation.Continue reading

EPE Thanks All Vets!

veterans-day-groupA big shout out to all the veterans this Veteran’s Day!  Everyone at EPE appreciates the sacrifices the men and women of our military have made in order to defend our country and protect our freedoms!  Thank you, Vets!

Happy Veteran’s Day!

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EPE is very proud of their veteran employees!  On this Veteran’s Day we thank them for their service!
Pictured from bottom left to right:  Jana Fait, David Parrotto, Hollis Willoughby, James “JD” Bell, Jr., Eric Jurentkuff, George Sheldon.  Not pictured:  Ray Melendez & Jason Martin.

EPE Donates to Veterans Count in Honor of Veteran’s Day

pictured from l-r: Joe Emmons, Sr. Director of Development at Veterans Count; Andrea Chrisstoffels, Director of Housing and Homeless & Care Coordinator for Veterans Count; Cindy Dwyer, EPE's raffle winner; James "JD" Bell, Jr., President & CEO of EPE.

Pictured from l-r: Joe Emmons, Sr. Director of Development at Veterans Count; Andrea Chrisstoffels, Director of Housing and Homeless & Care Coordinator for Veterans Count; Cindy Dwyer, EPE’s raffle winner; James “JD” Bell, Jr., President & CEO of EPE.

MANCHESTER, NH. (October 27, 2016): In honor of Veteran’s Day, EPE Corporation, a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned, Small Business (SDVOSB) Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company, makes a difference in the lives of local veterans by providing a donation to Veterans Count of NH.

EPE conducted a company-wide 50/50 raffle with half of the proceeds and a free vacation day awarded to the raffle winner. The remaining half of the proceeds (plus a matching donation from EPE) was donated to Veterans Count. The raffle winner was Cindy Dwyer, a 30 year employee of EPE.

“EPE has supported Veterans Count for a few years now, but we wanted to do something different this year in honor of Veteran’s Day,” comments James “JD” Bell, Jr., President and CEO of EPE Corporation. “This raffle was a way to financially support Veteran’s Count, spread the word about how Veterans Count assists our local veterans, as well as offer a fun program for our employees,” he adds.

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EPE Corporation Receives Award From QinetiQ North America

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Pictured from left to right: Sharon Ferguson, Business Development Manager at EPE; Damon Kennison, Sr. Mgr., Supply Assurance at QinetiQ; Dan Barton, V.P. of Mfg/Production Services at QinetiQ; James “JD” Bell, Jr., President & CEO of EPE; Nicole Rousseau, Director of Production Planning & Inventory Control at EPE; Lindiwe Musekiwa, Production Manager at EPE; Kelley Johnson, Program Manager at EPE; Diane Barthelemy, Rework Specialist at EPE; and Gary Muise, Test Technician at EPE.

MANCHESTER, NH. (September 27, 2016): EPE Corporation, industry experts in high-reliability EMS since 1965, has received a supplier award from QinetiQ North America.

This award, presented by Damon Kennison, Sr. Mgr., Supply Assurance and Dan Barton, V.P. of Mfg/Production Services of QinetiQ, reads “To EPE – For Your Commitment To Being A Partner In Our Success”.

“To receive an award like this from a customer such as QinetiQ is an honor. All of our employees work very hard for our customers and we appreciate QinetiQ recognizing us in this way,” says James “JD” Bell, Jr., President and CEO of EPE Corporation. EPE received the award for helping QinetiQ make a critical customer deadline.Continue reading

EPE Corporation Donates Backpacks & School Supplies to Jewett Street Elementary School

MANCHESTER, NH. (August 30, 2016): EPE Corporation, industry experts in high-reliability Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) since 1965, has donated backpacks and school supplies to Jewett Street Elementary School.

Pictured from left to right: James "JD" Bell, Jr., President & CEO of EPE; Peter Lubelczyk, Principal of Jewett Street Elementary; Karen O'Shaughnessy, Grade 4 Teacher; Robin Foley, Guidance Counselor; Theresa Carbone, Certified Instructor.

Pictured from left to right: James “JD” Bell, Jr., President & CEO of EPE; Peter Lubelczyk, Principal of Jewett Street Elementary; Karen O’Shaughnessy, Grade 4 Teacher; Robin Foley, Guidance Counselor; Theresa Carbone, Certified Instructor.

“We know that buying school supplies is expensive and can be a struggle for many parents, so EPE decided to pitch in,” says James “JD” Bell, Jr., President and CEO of EPE Corporation.  “Our employees were very generous and donated brand new backpacks as well as basic school supplies every elementary school student needs,” he added.

“We appreciate all of these new backpacks and school supplies the EPE employees donated,” notes Peter Lubelczyk, Principal of Jewett Street Elementary School, “With approximately 400 students in our school, these supplies will be put to good use.”

This backpack and school supply donation drive is part of an ongoing community-oriented campaign celebrating EPE Corporation’s 50 years in business. This donation drive is just one of many events EPE Corporation organizes throughout the year in order to support its community. For years, EPE has supported Toys for Tots, the NH Food Bank and other school and community related groups.Continue reading

EPE Partners with Bevi, Another IoT Customer

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Manchester, NH. (July 18, 2016): Frank Lee, Co-Founder, and Kent Walters, Electrical Engineer of Bevi have selected EPE to be their printed circuit board assembly supplier.

Bevi’s smart water cooler allows users to customize flavored and sparkling beverages. The company’s mission is to eliminate waste from the production, shipping, and disposing of bottled beverages. Bevi machines are Internet-connected, providing real-time data for proactive customer service to replenish flavors and maintain the machines.Continue reading

EPE Corporation Partners with Nordson DAGE to Continue Strengthening Its Trust and Quality Commitment to Customers

JD with Dage 5-9-16 Manchester, NH. (June 22, 2016):  A privately held, veteran-owned company, EPE has been in operation since 1965. For more than five decades and three generations, the company’s deep engineering expertise, strong financial position, and a dedication to quality and integrity have been at the foundation of an established infrastructure that supports customers in a range of diverse industries – including defense & aerospace, RF communications, medical, robotics, industrial, and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Regardless of the industry, in order to succeed, a company needs a contract manufacturer it can trust, that is reliable and accountable. And those qualities are precisely what EPE stands for. Continue reading