Jones Electronics Manufacturing Services Inc. is putting a new circuit-board assembly line in its Rocklin plant and has plans to add three or four more, possibly by year's end.
The high-speed, automated line will triple the current manufacturing capacity of Jones Electronics' 100-employee operation.
"We need more capacity," said Bryon Axt, chief executive officer. 'This will allow us to market to a different segment of the contract manufacturing market."
Jones Electronics manufactures custom circuit boards for small electronics and computer companies. The company's expansion is aimed to keep its clients from taking their contract manufacturing work …