Local manufacturing.

Helps support customer needs for federally defined domestic content requirements.

EAO proudly provides a portfolio of local engineering and manufacturing capabilities to maximize domestic content requirements, and to more effectively support its valued North American customer base.

Requirements for U.S. manufactured ‘Buy America’ content for transit rolling stock procurements are scheduled to increase from 60 percent to more than 70 percent by the year 2020 according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) 49 C.F.R. Part 661. 

As a solution-focused partner, EAO offers the technical and mechanical customizations of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Components and Systems to meet customers’ specific application requirements.  The company’s North American operations are certified in accordance with International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015, and EAO has a wide range of domestic resources and value-add partners at its disposal to address its rapidly growing demand.

EAO offers the ability to locally optimize engineering, purchasing, production and logistical services. Certified quality management and international acceptance guarantee that all products meet market- and/or country-specific standards, and satisfy any necessary certifications and approvals.

EAO’s North American capabilities include

  • HMI product expertise
  • Design engineering from concept through production
  • Manufacturer of assemblies and subassemblies
  • CAD/CAM/CAE and PCB design
  • Interface protocols: CANbus, PROFIBUS, etc...
  • Rapid prototyping, 3D printing, additive manufacturing
  • Various marking, printing, and engraving techniques
  • Automated wire processing, labeling, harnessing
  • IPC/J-STD certified soldering, termination, inspection
  • ISO 9001:2015, 'Buy America' compliance

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