Serving regional industry for over 50 years, EFE currently occupies a 16,000 ft2 facility in Horsham, Pennsylvania.
As an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) offering build-to-suit capital equipment, the seasoned EFE team relies on cutting-edge skills and industry-leading expertise to meet ever-changing electrical and electromechanical assembly challenges. Additional capabilities include programming, design engineering, and providing operations support to startups and growing manufacturing enterprises.
Our quality control/inspection/workmanship certifications include: UL-508A, IPC-A-610/WHMA-A-620, ISO 9001:2008 (includes inspection and functional test), J-Standard, and ETL/CSA compliance.
For the more than 250 companies served throughout our history, EFE has strived to offer mastery of applicable manufacturing methods and quality assurance protocols. We aim to deliver measurable value in order to enable customers—from startups to the Fortune 500—to leverage our expertise in pursuit of their product-design and business goals.
Kip’s professional experience spans a wide range of industries, including heavy manufacturing/aerospace, food processing equipment, automotive, and aerospace. Among these, he has spent time with Schrader Bridgeport International, BE Aerospace, Cooper Industries, O.S. Kelly Co. (now a subsidiary of Steinway Musical Instruments), and others.
Kip’s expertise with Lean manufacturing techniques reaches back to the earliest days of his manufacturing career, when he studied under a series of noteworthy mentors. These included an early aerospace pioneer and a Japanese protégé of W. Edwards Deming; together, they helped Kip to develop his own top-down Lean leadership methodology.
In addition to a B.S. in mechanical engineering, Kip holds an MBA (with a concentration in finance) from Ohio State and Ashland universities. With more than a decade of service to EFE—and in his current role as President—Kip is the ultimate facilitator of both customer satisfaction and strategic direction for the company.
Over the last three-plus decades, Greg’s industry and customer exposure have given him a wealth of experience, which he leverages to the benefit of customers in his role as Vice President of Manufacturing.
Having served the electronics industry for his entire professional life, Greg delivers value to EFE’s quoting, capacity planning, and delivery integrity processes. Greg joined EFE in [year] after finishing his education at Bucks County Community College and Philadelphia West Technical Institute.
Frank J. CampanaleFCampanale@efelabs.com
Frank is a highly motivated and demonstrated leader with 25+ years of Management experience as a Board Member, Entrepreneur, and Business Unit Executive for both small and large multi-national corporations. His innovative & progressive accomplishments within Marketing, Sales, Research, Engineering, Operations, & Finance have provided the backbone for several growth oriented technology companies spanning both commercial and regulated (military) market space. His high sense of urgency and energetic style has resulted in a proven track record of improving business profitability with sustained growth through employee involvement, new product introductions, and customer focused deliverables.