Zentech Manufacturing Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Colonial Assembly & Design, LLC

Located in Fredericksburg, Va., Colonial Assembly & Design has a thirty+ year legacy of outstanding performance in support of the Department of Defense (DOD), military primes, our nations warfighters and the commercial aviation industry.

The acquisition of CA&D significantly broadens the Zentech offering with CA&D's demonstrated expertise in circuit design and layout, systems level design, machining and sheet metal, and complex cable assembly / wire harness manufacturing.

Regarding the CA&D acquisition, Matt Turpin, CEO and President of Zentech comments, "We are extremely excited by the synergies created by this acquisition as Colonial Assembly & Design's customer set aligns well with our current customers and provides opportunities into new program activity within both the DOD and commercial aviation sectors. Colonial Assembly & Design has an outstanding core team of experienced, tenured and dedicated employees, and it is my pleasure to welcome them to the Zentech team. CA&D offers tremendous design engineering, manufacturing, test and complex cable assembly capabilities that, when combined with Zentech's current capabilities, provide a complete solution across the entire electronics engineering and manufacturing requirements matrix".

For a wide ranging interview of Mr. Turpin on the CA&D acquisition and the electronics industry in general (by Barry Matties, publisher of SMT 007 and Mil-Aero 007 magazines), click here

In addition to the CA&D acquisition, Zentech Manufacturing, Inc. has made significant investments in equipment sets, technologies and processes to facilitate the manufacturing of advanced designs in support of Unmanned Systems, C4ISR, Robotics, and Medical electronics platforms.

Zentech was recently recognized as the premier electronics contract manufacturer in the State of Maryland. The acquisition of CA&D in Virginia represents the first of several planned acquisitions to position Zentech as the mid-Atlantic regions premiere provider of contract engineering and electronics manufacturing services.