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Same Day X Ray

Have a few parts you need to further analyze but not ready for destructive testing? X-Ray is a great alternative to see things like bad solder joints or internal trace issues. Need images fast? We offer same day or next day X Ray imaging. Rely on our 7+ years of intensive […]

October 19th, 2015|

Proudly Announcing!

October 19th, 2015|

High Volume SMT?

With the addition of our brand new Europlacer pick & place machine we’d like to officially announce our high volume capability! The ultra-high placement rate of this machine combined with the speed and versatility of our other SMT lines will allow us to assemble high volume kits consisting of the smallest pitch components in the […]

October 19th, 2015|


25 YEARS! 

It’s our 25th Anniversary!  We celebrate with an employee party at the top of the tallest building in Seattle, at the Columbia Tower Club.  A fine afternoon is had by everyone, with wonderful food and great views.

During the year we add a brand new MEK AOI machine – faster and more capable than ever.  […]

April 8th, 2015|


2014 is a year of continued organization after completing our acquisition of Asemco in 2013.  We celebrate with an open house in May for our vendors and customers, giving them an opportunity to see our expanded space and increased capacity.

And, in October we achieve our ISO 9001-2008 Certification!  Our Quality Manager and Crew worked together […]

November 8th, 2014|


2013 is a year of exciting changes and opportunities!

In April we begin the asset acquisition process of one of our competitors – Asemco. Over a period of several months we transition most customers, some equipment and a good number of employees to the Schippers & Crew location. It is a win-win for S&C and Asemco […]

April 19th, 2013|


2012 is another solid year for Schippers & Crew, in fact our revenues are they highest they’ve ever been!

This year we make many improvements to our equipment lineup:

And we install a number of Asys Conveyors on our SMT lines, standardizing those and enabling much more capable automation in each line from start to finish.

The whole […]

December 19th, 2012|


2011 is a year of continued recovery – in fact we end up having one of our best years to date! We pick up a few new customers, and strengthen relationships with current customers. We exhibit at our usual shows, and strengthen our SMT department with the addition of an Ekra E5 stencil […]

October 19th, 2011|


It’s our 20th ANNIVERSARY!!! Wow! So much has happened in those 20 years. We are proud of having achieved this milestone and look forward to more!

As 2010 begins, we see the beginnings of optimism return to the economy…some sectors stronger than others. We stay optimistic since we want to see things […]

April 19th, 2010|


2009 begins with the go live of our new ERP software! Overall it goes as smoothly as one could hope for – it’s a big learning curve. We get better at using the system as time goes by, there are so many features and things to learn that we realize the learning curve will be […]

February 19th, 2009|