Offshore oil rig

Trends in Chemical Manufacturing

Anyone who has worked in or paid attention to the chemical manufacturing industry in the past decade has likely seen their fair share of trends come and go over the years. As with any industry, trends can be fly-by-night or have lasting impacts on the future of all companies involved in a particular space. ByRead more

Silicon wafers

All About the Wafer Cleaning Process in Semiconductor Manufacturing Services

Silicon wafers are among the most fragile products found in semiconductor manufacturing services. Subject to many different potential concerns, one of the most prominent is surface contamination, which can occur simply as a result of silicon wafers being exposed to organic particles in the air. Due to electrostatic force, contaminants will bond directly to siliconRead more

Engineering and Design Services, Component Manufacturing

Working with a Contract Manufacturer That Offers Product Design and Engineering Services

There are many benefits of working with a contract manufacturer, which we’ve discussed in previous blogs. (You can see them here, here, here and here.) Among the benefits are gaining access to expertise, advanced equipment, facility space and a skilled labor force. And don’t forget the cost savings available due to bulk ordering materials andRead more

Engineering and Design

Solving Engineering and Design Issues: Working with Napkin Drawings

We are problem solvers here at Axenics, and that means we run into some pretty complicated challenges on a daily basis. Some projects we take on are exceptionally complex and, therefore, more difficult to design and engineer than others. Others seem simple and then unravel in the middle. However, one of the biggest challenges weRead more