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A manufacturer of wire harness systems and cable assemblies, ALTEX has built its reputation as a strategic outsourced manufacturing partner by setting the standard for quality and process innovation. For over thirty years, the company has facilitated powerful connections for leading edge companies in the industrial manufacturing, hybrid vehicle, clean energy and other emerging technology markets.
ALTEX specializes in providing comprehensive solutions, from design and custom manufacturing, to strategic supplier relationships to just-in-time fulfillment. Operating at Tier 1 level, the privately-owned company combines engineering expertise, strategic supplier relationships and unparalleled attention to quality to fulfill orders of most any size and complexity at a competitive price.
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Where is ALTEX located?
Our headquarters is in the U.S. The 20,000sf facility is located at 17201 Westfield Park Road, Westfield, IN 46074.
Our Mexico location is 42,000sf; Avenida de los Nogales, No. 0144-B, Parque Industrial San Carlos Unidad Oriente, Nogales, Sonora, Mexico.
Years in Business
Fortune 500 manufacturer of construction and mining equipment
Director of Materials, ZF Electronics
S. Corey, Purchasing, RJG Inc.
Manufacturer’s Representative, Alabama
Ben Weidberg took ALTEX from small distributor of electronic components to the respected strategic manufacturing partner it is today. Ben is responsible for everything from defining and implementing ALTEX’s vision, mission and overall direction to playing a key role in assembling a team of talented, focused and experienced professionals.
Ben brings value to customers and employees by owning and championing ALTEX’s company culture, which views a solid work ethic, honesty and respect as top corporate priorities. Ben’s strong values and leadership skills continuously shape ALTEX as a company dedicated to exceptional quality and customer service.
Rick is an accomplished and trusted sales and technical professional with over 30 years of experience with ALTEX. His ability to establish sound customer relationships while providing a focus on customer service and product satisfaction took him from field-sales representative to ALTEX corporate partner.
Rick is chairman of the Wire Harness Manufacturer’s Association (WHMA) board of directors. He is also a distributor representative on the Richco Plastics advisory council. Rick enjoys serving as a contributor and leader in the manufacturing industry by maximizing the opportunity to create change and improve standards.
Director of Manufacturing and Engineering
Chris wears many hats in his role at ALTEX and his multitude of responsibilities ensures ALTEX consistently produces the highest quality products. A graduate of Rose-Hulman with a degree in mechanical engineering, Chris has been an integral part of ALTEX’s growth for more than 15 years.
Chris oversees the manufacturing operations and engineering departments of both the Westfield and the Nogales, Mexico facilities, and is involved in many parts of the process, from engineering to quality assurance to sales. He uses his dedication to continuous improvement, quality systems, and lean manufacturing processes to create a roadmap for ALTEX that allows the company to remain a highly efficient custom manufacturing facility.
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