FOXCONN IN MINAS GERAIS, BRAZIL
Founded in 2010, Fênix Electronics Industry is a large multinational company part of the Foxconn group, launched in 1974 in Taiwan, with an investment of $ 7.5 billion. Nowadays, the group is China's largest exporter and the second largest in the Czech Republic. In Brazil, Fênix is headquartered in Santa Rita do Sapucai, state of Minas Gerais, a city that has become one of the country's leading technology centers, known worldwide as the Valley of Electronics. Currently, 150 companies make up Santa Rita´s Electrical and Electronics Productive Arrangement (APL), and operate in the development and production of electronics, serving over 41 countries and generating about 10,000 jobs. Fênix is responsible for much of the hiring of these professionals and is proud to contribute to the development of the region, producing quality products with environmental responsibility.
The company offers two Materials Management formats to better meet customers needs.
Turn Key: Fênix performs the complete management of materials from procurement and production process to the final delivery to the customer. It also provides sourcing services / consolidation of materials directly from Asia through other Foxconn units, which enables a considerable reduction in logistics and material costs.
Consignment: Fênix receives customers´ materials for processing and manages them throughout the production process, applying rigorous quality control.
Fênix performs all stages of logistics and production integration, offering a complete solution for the product.
X-Ray weld inspection: High quality technology for the inspection of defects at eletronic boards with the goal of achieving quality and avoiding future defects of the final product in the field.
Cross section: Metallographic cutting through one high precision tool for the internal composition of a specific welded component in the printed circuit, checking the weld's quality.
Dye & Pry: Analysis method that enables to check the weld quality of BGA components.
• High technology equipment, providing increased productivity with efficiency and quality;
• Experts in Integrating Highly Complex Processes;
• Development team focused on the creation of productive processes, automation and control;
• Assembly capacity for any board via SMT and PTH technology;
• Assembly Lines controlled by a modern traceability system.
Integrated Management System
Fênix top priority is to implement and to adjust its internal systems, ensuring comprehensive quality control in all processes carried out in its production plant.
• ESD control • MSD Control • Integrated Management System • Receiving Inspection • Supplier Qualification • Modern Equipment for Product Qualification • Statistical Process Control • Environmental Management.
What is ISO 14001?
ISO 14001 is a voluntary international standard that defines the elements of an environmental management system (EMS), necessary for an organization to effectively manage their impact on the environment. The ISO 14001 standard aims to integrate the EMS into business management practices and was established in 1996 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), in cooperation with industry, governments and non-governmental organizations.
What is Fênix position in environmental management systems such as ISO 14001?
This certification validate that Fênix policies and procedures, for managing the environmental aspects of our manufacturing operations, at all stages of the processes are in compliance with the requirements of ISO 14001.
Disposal of Electronic Parts and Equipment
Batteries, electronic boards, computers, cell phones, among other products electronics into disuse cannot be discarded without criteria, because they bring risks to environment; The correct allocation of electronic waste is provided by law.
To ensure that your electronic waste will not cause problems, like contamination and pollution of the environment, it is important to properly dispose of your equipment.
The advantages of this practice are:
- Reducing the extraction of natural resources;
- Reducing waste in landfills and increasing their useful life;
- Reduction of public spending with waste treatment;
- Reducing the impact and degradation of the environment.
Doing the disposing of material in a correct way, in addition to preservation, you can reuse it in other segments, contributing to the training of professionals, increasing jobs and improving environmental education.
Do not dispose of electronic devices and batteries in household waste!
To protect the environment, take them to the appropriate places for collection in accordance with national or local regulations.
Tip: If the equipment is still in good condition, donate to social entities that work in the area of digital inclusion.
With a privileged geographical location, in one of the fastest growing regions in Brazil, Fênix is among the three major economic and trade centers in the country, located in the cities of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte and on the main highways in the southeast region.