PEI-Genesis is one of the world’s fastest assemblers of precision connectors and cable assemblies. Our proprietary automation allows us to assemble, from one of the largest inventories of electronic components, to our customer’s specific requirements. PEI develops engineered solutions that support the military, industrial, medical, aerospace, transportation and energy sectors worldwide.

PEI-Genesis Articles

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15th May 2023
PEI-Genesis announces opening of new production facility

PEI-Genesis, a global specialist in the design and assembly of custom engineered interconnect solutions, announces the opening of a new production site in Philadelphia, PA.

13th April 2023
High performance D-Sub connectors for harsh environments

D-Subminiature electrical connectors, commonly known as D-Subs, have been around for decades, and are often used in everything from military, space, commercial aerospace, medical, industrial and transport applications.

10th February 2023
PEI-Genesis announce expansion into Southern Asia-Pacific

 PEI-Genesis has announced it expansion into Southern Asia-Pacific region. This follows with the opening of the company’s new sales office in Singapore in December 2022. The company placed its first APAC footprint in Zhuhai, China in 2015. Since then, it has opened sales offices in 10 major APAC markets.

30th January 2023
Design considerations for fibre optic connectors

Fibre optic technology is a crucial part of modern technology, as businesses demand faster, more secure communication systems for their network operations. Therefore, suitable fibre optic interconnection options are needed. Here Craig Burgess, Head of Proprietary Products at PEI-Genesis, discusses the design consideration for high-quality fibre optic connectors.

News & Analysis
13th December 2022
PEI-Genesis buys supplier partner Testco

PEI-Genesis has acquired California-based Testco, a supplier of passive, electromechanical, and interconnect components.

News & Analysis
9th November 2022
PEI-Genesis, Nicomatic seal global deal

PEI-Genesis has signed a global distribution agreement with France-based Nicomatic.

Eco Innovation
25th August 2022
Bolster EV charging infrastructure to reach net zero

Despite the proposed £1.6bn funding from the UK Government for more EV charging points, many people question whether electrification of our roads is enough to allow us to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

20th July 2022
PEI-Genesis expands connector operations in Germany

As a result of the UK’s exit from the EU, PEI-Genesis has expanded its operations by establishing a German legal entity to provide cost savings and support the needs of local customers in Europe, particularly Germany.

9th May 2022
Electrical connectors for the new age of farming

From the monitoring drones that analyse the farmland, the sensors that monitor soil conditions, to the unmanned farming vehicles that harvest the crops, the way we farm is changing.

17th January 2022
Connectors for healthcare at home

With the advancement of medical technology over the past 20 years, doctors can now deliver some healthcare services remotely while their patients remain in the comfort of their homes.

27th August 2021
A look into the post-pandemic connector market

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused substantial disruptions across the engineering sector over the last 18 months, with businesses facing challenges such as changing market requirements, stock shortages and longer lead times. The electrical connector market was no exception to this. Here Shaun Findley, European Director of Product and Purchasing at electrical connector specialist PEI-Genesis, discusses why, despite the disruption caused by the pande...

27th July 2021
D-Sub demand drives PEI-Genesis expansion

PEI-Genesis has extended its partnership with global connector manufacturer Positronic across Europe and Africa. The expansion comes after considerable demand from customers in these regions. As of June 25th, 2021, enginee­rs in Africa and Europe can benefit from PEI-Genesis’s value-add service of Positronic connectors.

22nd July 2021
Using reverse bayonet connectors in harsh environments

Reverse bayonet connectors are one of the most reliable connectors on the market for harsh environments and can make all the difference in applications where failure is costly. Here John Skinner, European Product Manager at electrical connector specialist PEI-Genesis, has explained what has given reverse bayonets their stellar reputation as reliable and robust connectors. 

20th July 2021
Considerations for oil and gas electrical connectors

When we think of oil and gas missions, we tend to imagine huge offshore rigs or donkeys in the middle of the desert swinging tirelessly. Smaller components like electrical connectors are often overlooked, but crucial tasks like drilling or extractions would be impossible without them. Here Shaun Findley, European Director of Product and Purchasing at oil and gas connector supplier PEI-Genesis, has discussed some of the key factors to c...

16th June 2021
The benefits of using a D-Sub connector in industry

D-Subminiature connectors, commonly called D-Subs, have been around for nearly 70 years, being used in everything from aerospace and military applications, to the medical and automation sectors. Here John Skinner, European Product Manager at PEI-Genesis, explains why, despite its age, plant managers shouldn’t write off the versatile D-Sub connector.

Aerospace & Defence
16th June 2021
Durable MIL-DTL-5015 connectors for military applications

Reliability and durability are critical requirements for any electrical connectors for military applications. Whether they are utilised in military ground vehicles or essential aircraft, these connectors must withstand the extreme environments that come with any military application. With safety being of utmost importance, heavy-duty military specifications have been implemented to ensure reliable operations at all times, no matter the conditions...

13th May 2021
The D-Sub connector: the most versatile connector?

For many, the D-Sub connector reminds them of their childhood video games, for others it harks back to using big office PC screens with the signature blue VGA cable. Here John Skinner, European Product Manager at electrical connector specialist PEI-Genesis, has explored why the D-Sub is arguably the most versatile low-cost connector ever created and how it continues to be used in the most demanding engineering applications.

20th April 2021
Modular connectors for modular automation

Modular automation is changing the way plants operate. Sectors including pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals and food and beverage have seen an increase in the demand for customisation and smaller batch sizes. Processing plants, for example, while efficient, are less agile. Here Jonathan Parry, Senior VP and MD Europe at electrical connector supplier PEI-Genesis, has discussed how modular automation will benefit from the advent of modu...

5th March 2021
The benefits of blind mate connectors

Electrical connectors must often be mated in situations where they are hard to see or difficult to reach. Combined with the fact that they are challenging to use in harsh environment applications, installation and maintenance times are longer, leading to increased costs. Here Shaun Findley, European Director of Product and Purchasing at PEI-Genesis, has discussed how blind mate connectors can help engineers address these challenges.

Electrical and Electronic Equipment
15th February 2021
Getting to grips with connectors for food processing

Digitalisation over the past decade has meant food and beverage manufacturing and processing has become a highly automated business. The need for fast and reliable electrical connections to prevent machine downtime and disruption on the supply chain is crucial to growing this £121bn industry. Here Dawn Robinson, European Product Manager for PEI-Genesis, explores the considerations when choosing a connector for a food processing environ...

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