Sony UK Technology Centre
Type of organisation: Professional Services & Suppliers, Medical Technology & Diagnostics
Sony UK Technology Centre, based in Pencoed, South Wales is a division of Sony Europe Limited. Headed up by Steve Dalton OBE, we are the only Manufacturing facility for Sony in the UK.
The heart of today’s operations at Pencoed is centred on the manufacture of broadcast and professional cameras and camera systems for worldwide markets, as well as a highly successful Contract Electronics Manufacturing Service. With over 40 years of experience, the facility has developed a reputation for manufacturing excellence, which has been recognised through the receipt of number of awards, including the prestigious Factory of the Year award at the 2013 Best Factory Awards (BFA).The centre is certified to ISO 13485 (medical), ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment) and ISO 50001 (energy), includes a class 10,000 clean room facility and bespoke, state-of-the-art manufacturing technology.
Our unique Contract Electronics Manufacturing solutions offering has produced a wide range of commercial successes across a number of industries, including medical, for both locally based and international clients. Our commitment to continuous improvement, innovation and automation makes us highly competitive, and has resulted in successful reshoring stories, including the production of over ten million Raspberry Pi computers to date.
The Pencoed facility also houses a Sony Customer Service Centre, a Business Incubation Centre with 32 medium and small companies from related industries, and a 30,000 sq ft filming facility – Sony Ffilm Factory 35.
We are a socially aware business that seeks to minimise its impact on the environment, supports its local community through charity work and sponsorship, and has the welfare of its staff at the heart of its operation.