Photofabrication Engineering Inc.

Enabling New Technologies through Metal Etching Applications

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August 3, 2015

Milford, MA, June 19, 2015....Chip Lehrer, President of Photofabrication Engineering, Inc. (PEI) of Milford, MA, has announced that Jim Texiera has joined PEI as Quality Assurance Manager. Texiera will be responsible for developing and implementing quality assurance programs, working with PEI’s engineering and operations staff to ensure compliance with certifying agencies while meeting the highest quality control standards. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in all facets of process and quality control, and will monitor not only PEI’s own processes, equipment, and delivery statistics, but also those of PEI’s suppliers. 


Texiera’s 30-year career in quality control has given him significant experience with ISO 9001, AS9100, TS16949 Quality Management System Certification, CMMI for Development, CMMI for Service as well as Advanced Quality Planning methods such as PPAP (Pre- and Post-Production Approval Process), FMEA (Failure Mode and Effect Analysis), APQP, SPC and MSA. Prior to joining PEI, Texiera served as Quality Assurance Manager at Qinetiq North America (Waltham, MA) for 9 years, and has also worked in quality control/assurance for Northrop Grumman Corporation, GE Aircraft Engines Business Unit and Helix Technology Corporation. He is a resident of Stoughton, MA. 


Established in 1968, Photofabrication Engineering, Inc. is a world-famous American precision metals fabricator with proprietary metal etching processes to create precision metal parts in thicknesses from 0.0005 in. to 0.125 in. The firm is ITAR compliant and holds ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 certifications. PEI is in the 99th percentile in internal and external quality report ratings as well as on-time deliveries. The Precision Products Division of PEI serves myriad manufacturing industries including aerospace, automotive, battery,

consumer electronics, defense, fuel cell, medical (devices and implantable), microelectronics, semiconductor, and telecommunications.  PEI is located at 500 Fortune Boulevard, Milford, MA 01757. For more information,call PEI at 508.478.2025 or visit our web site at