This is our 26th year in surface mount assembly – Doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun?
January 1991, On Board began trading using an Automatic Pick & Place Machine, in a lean-to garage, at the side of their family home.
October 1994 saw a move to the Darwen Enterprise Centre. This move being forced upon them, with the new arrival to the family of their second Pick & Place Machine.
In April 1998 Russell joined his parents, Lynne and Fred in the family business, their third machine being purchased at the same time.
February 2001, move to new premises in Blackburn and a fourth Pick & Place Machine
April 2001, Kevin, Lynne and Fred's other son, joined On Board.
November 2001 saw the fifth pick and place machine
January 2002, Pam Foote joins the team.
August 2004, replacement of one of old P/P machines & scrapping of our first P/P machine.
April 2005, Automatic Inspection Machine bought.
February 2006, Move to our new premises in Darwen.
April 2006, Oven upgraded.