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Contract Manufacturing Capability

UEC is capable of taking a product from concept to full scale production with main focus being on electronics plastics and final integration and test. UEC has achieved advanced quality systems allowing that plant to produce to international and automotive quality levels. The factory comprises of three main divisions Plastics, SMD, and Final Integration.


UEC has a well-established injection moulding facility and tool room. UEC is capable of designing, building prototypes and sourcing tooling right through to Manufacturing. The machinery range from 50T through to 280T all machines are Engle or Full electric Toshiba and are specifically for precision parts. The plastics division also boasts a paint plant that can apply 1k applications at automotive level. There is also a pad printing facility where UEC has the ability to print up to eight colours and manufacture their own printing plates.


There are four SMD lines using NXT and Panasonic equipment this equipment has the capacity to place up to 80 000 components per hour. The SMD division also has flash programming capability and camera inspection of PCBA. UEC also has Radial and hand insertion with wave solder. UEC has a component sourcing office in Shenzhen China to ensure that the most competitive pricing.

Final Integration

Final integration consists of three lines Flat panel TV assembly up to 65”, Set Top Box assembly and Automotive Satellite Tracking device. Final assembly can easily be configured to suit any process. UEC has strong working relationship with packaging supplies to provide a complete solution.

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Altech GDL's (Global Digital Logistics) a division of Altech Multimedia, was formed to deliver after sales support or decoder repair capability to Altech UEC clients globally. This support is delivered by enabling third party agents to perform repairs to Altech UEC decoders local to their country of deployment, by on site decoder repair support from Altech GDL field service support technicians or by Altech GDL establishing and running a decoder repair centre.

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The spectrum of support services include:

  • Warranty support of all UEC products
  • Repairs to all brands
  • Life extension programmes
  • Quality and realiability analytics service
  • Hardware upgrades and modifications
  • Refurbishment services
  • Product reconfiguration

For more than 10 years Trac ‘n Trace Service Resource Planning has provided CPE logistics and service providers with industry leading real time tracking, routing, and monitoring of serialised equipment from receipt to dispatch.

Trac ‘n Trace SRP enables service providers to achieve higher production throughput and business growth by providing a solution that is:

  • Easy to implement and use
  • Highly configurable
  • Flexible and adaptable to market driven process changes.

Trac ‘n Trace SRP’s streamlined interfaces enables your workforce to capture data faster through bar-coded commands, configurable drop-down and check lists allowing more time to perform repairs and refurbishments than documenting it.

Features include:

  • Intuitive user interface for ease of use and minimal staff training requirements
  • Stable and scalable through standardising on the Microsoft SQL database
  • Elective modules available include; quality assurance, performance management, remote service centre, time and attendance, human resources and extended cloud based reporting
  • Easily in house extendable with through the optional developer module.

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Altech UEC’s Automotive Offering

Altech UEC provides and end-to-end automotive manufacturing solution, combining world-class plastics injection moulding, Surface Mount Electronic facility, product assembly, testing, and packaging capability.

In addition, Altech UEC also offers an industry leading software engineering capability situated at our local facility in Durban, South Africa.

Furthermore, Altech UEC has an established, dedicated electronics and raw material sourcing office in Shenzhen, China, and is positioned to provide complete electronic component localisation solutions to the OEM and 1 tier automotive industry.

Altech UEC takes pride in its TS16949 quality certification and consistently exceeds quality expectations throughout its manufacturing operations.

Currently Altech UEC is supplying painted plastic interior trim into Toyota Motor Corporation in South Africa and is working with global technology partners in localising, amongst others, automotive infotainment systems for the OEM market in South Africa.