Above: A look inside one of Eltek’s production rooms. Credit: Techtime
Eltek reported that it has resumed making deliveries to its customers after a fire had broke out on June 14, in one of the production rooms in the Company’s plant in Petach-Tikva (near Tel Aviv). The fire, which damaged part of the production line located in that room, was extinguished without any casualties. The manufacturing processes performed in the damaged room are required for completing the manufacturing process.
Currently, Eltek revealed that it is utilizing an alternative production line to complete its production process while continuing its efforts to complete the repair of the damaged production line. The Company is in communication with its customers in order to prioritize deliveries and avoid critical delays, and is also in contact with its insurance company with respect to the compensation to be paid for the damages caused by the fire.
Eltek specializes in the manufacture and supply of complex and high quality PCBs, HDI, multilayered and flex-rigid boards for the high-end market. The Company’s headquarters and R&D, production and marketing center are located in Israel. Eltek also operates through its subsidiary in North America and by agents and distributors in Europe, India, South Africa and South America. Its FY 2021 revenues totaled $33.8 million.