Value Engineering Services

From single assemblies to complex and full “box-build” projects, ATS’ experienced Value Engineering Team ensures your product meets the highest quality standards with the fastest time to market.  Our design review process covers all phases of the product lifecycle, including detailed design, testing, and product transition into manufacturing … where our efficiencies are fully realized.

ATS knows Design for Manufacturing inside and out.  Our team of highly-skilled professionals come from all product development disciplines: component engineers, electrical engineers, PCB designers, software engineers and test engineers. Our internal processes are collaborative, bringing together the appropriate mix of disciplines necessary to complete any given project on-time and within budget.

Value Engineering Services include:

Product Development

  • Electrical Design
  • Mechanical Design
  • Software Development
  • Program Management
  • Environmental Screening


  • Functional Test Development
  • Complete System Testing
  • Component Programming
  • Flying Probe/ICT Programming
  • Fixture and Tooling Development

Cost Reduction Analysis

  • Bill of Material Analysis
  • Electrical Analysis
  • Mechanical Analysis
  • Fab Analysis

Process and Manufacturing Readiness

  • Manufacturing Assembly Analysis
  • Process Development and Control Plan
  • Manufacturing Process Instruction (MPI) Documentation

Component Engineering

  • Approved Vendor List (AVL) Expansion
  • BOM and Document Conversions
  • BOM and AVL Analysis IHS
  • Restriction of Hazardous Materials / Waste
  • Electronic Equipment (RoHS/WEEE) Compliance
  • Obsolescence Resolution
  • Life Cycle / Risk Analysis

Life Cycle Management

  • Design for EOL
  • Obsolescence Management
  • PWB Re-Layout
  • Sustaining Engineering Support
  • BOM and Engineering Document Maintenance

Design for Excellence

  • Design for Excellence (DFx)
  • Design for Manufacturability (DFM)
  • Design for Test (DFT)
  • Valor Software