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About CEP Technologies Corporation

CEP Technologies Corporation is a family-owned company founded by Henry G. Kaufmann in 1960. Since then, we have grown into a leading supplier of miniature to small precision metal stampings for numerous industries and applications. 

What We Do

We provide high-volume custom metal stampings and rapid prototyping services for customers around the world. With decades of experience in progressive die metal stamping methods, our team manufactures custom stampings that deliver the highest quality and efficient production.

Industries We Serve

Our customers represent industries on the cutting edge of technology and those in established markets, alike. We serve companies in the automotive OEM and aftermarket sectors, telecommunications, power and circuit protection, medical devices, electronics and EMI/RFI shielding, electrical and lighting, manufacturing, and more.

Our Production Capabilities and Certifications

We are IATF-16949 and ISO-14001 certified with production facilities around the world. Our core capabilities include:

  • Custom precision metal stamping of miniature to small components 
  • Medium to high volume annual production runs of 25,000 to 100,000,000 pieces
  • Stamping in tonnages of 15 to 60 tons with presses from major manufacturers including Bruderer, Minster, Raster, V&O and Perkins 
  • Materials including stainless steel, aluminum, high- and low-carbon cold rolled steel, pre-galvanized steel, nickel-plated steel, precious metals, brass, bronze and copper in thicknesses from 0.002” to 0.080”
  • Additional services including rapid prototyping, electroplating, laser cutting, photo-chemical etching, technical cleanliness processes, tape and reel protective packaging, and more

Our Locations

Each of our production facilities employs a team of experts to provide customers with on-time delivery of the highest quality precision metal stamped parts. CEP Technologies has manufacturing facilities in these locations:

  • Yonkers, NY, USA (world headquarters)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Chengdu, China

CEP Technology Corporation’s Mission

Our customers create products critical to improving the lives of people everywhere. Because of this, we are committed to supporting them with our services and production methods. We do this through on-time delivery, meeting and exceeding production needs, and continually improving customer satisfaction with our work. 

We also have a responsibility to protect our environment. Toward this end we strive to prevent pollution and continually reduce our environmental impact whenever possible. In addition, we aim to comply with all applicable legal, statutory, and regulatory requirements.

CEP Technology’s History

Since our founding the Kaufmann family has developed CEP Technology into a family-owned global leader among precision metal stamping suppliers.

  • Henry G. Kaufmann founded Contact Electro Parts (1960)
  • Automotive Ignition Terminal Line was created (1984)
  • Sole owner Kenneth W. Kaufmann, Sr. created CEP Technologies Corp. (1996)
  • CEP Technologies Corp. became ISO 9001 certified (1998)
  • CEP Technologies Corp. became ISO/TS 16949:2002 certified (2004)
  • CEP Technologies (Chengdu) Co. Ltd. formed as a wholly owned foreign enterprise in Chengdu, China (2006)
  • Chengdu, China location became ISO/TS 16949:2002 certified (2009)
  • CEP Technologies Corp. became ISO 14001 certified (2010)
  • Chengdu, China location became ISO 14001 certified (2016)
  • San Antonio Location was established (2017)
  • Yonkers, NY and Chengdu, China locations became IATF 16949:2016 certified (2018)
  • San Antonio location became IATF 16949:2016 and ISO 14001 certified (2019)