Electromagnetic waves comprise electric and magnetic fields. A radio “frequency” is an electromagnetic wave that uses alternating current (AC). We use the term “frequency” because we measure how frequently the wave repeats itself each second. These waves, therefore, are defined as frequent,...


RF/Microwave & mmWave

For over 40+ years, Benchmark has actively supported our customers in the aerospace and defense (A&D) markets through design, engineering, manufacturing, and post-production expertise. Our continued investment in advanced technologies allows us to collaborate with our A&D customers to build the...


Defense Aerospace Sustainability Diversity

“Vertical integration is the business arrangement in which a company controls different stages along the supply chain. Instead of relying on external suppliers, the company strives to bring processes in-house to have better control over the production process. Though vertical integration may result...


Manufacturing Precision Machining Industrial Design & Engineering Product Design & Launch About Benchmark

As the Chair of Benchmark's Women Inclusion Network (WIN), I am proud to lead an exceptional group dedicated to empowering women throughout our organization. At Benchmark, we recognize that gender equality and equity are not just social issues but business imperatives. We understand that diversity...


Sustainability About Benchmark Diversity

In-vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical devices are quickly becoming vital tools used to diagnose and monitor disease or other conditions through the analysis of biological samples. The COVID-19 pandemic, an increased demand for point-of-care (POC) testing, an aging global population, and a rise in...


Manufacturing Medical Miniaturization Robotics & Mechatronics Design & Engineering Product Design & Launch Fluid Management Test Development

Although the defense industry is still the largest and most mature market for drone sales worldwide, recreational and consumer drones are growing in popularity. In fact, according to Goldman Sachs Research, there were approximately 8 million consumer drone global shipments in 2020 amounting to...


Manufacturing Defense Aerospace Design & Engineering Communications UAV Electronic Warfare

Benchmark’s Chief Revenue Officer Rob Crawford was recently invited to join EMSNow’s Philip Stoten on an episode of the publication’s video series, EMS@C-Level. Rob and Phil discussed a wide variety of topics related to the supply chain and overcoming disruption, the importance of listening to...


Supply Chain Design & Engineering News

In recognition of Earth Day 2023, and to share some insights into how Benchmark is doing its part to improve sustainable practices across our global communities, we are proud to highlight the outcomes of our inaugural Benchmark Environmental Challenge!



2023 marks the 53rd year of celebrating Earth Day, although the annual observance didn’t become a global affair until 1990. “Today, Earth Day is widely recognized as the largest secular observance in the world, marked by more than a billion people every year as a day of action to change human...


Manufacturing Industrial Connected Devices Robotics & Mechatronics Sustainability Electrification Automation

In an article titled “Miniaturising Radio Frequency Components Using Advanced Circuit Fabrication Methodologies” published in its April 2023 issue, Commercial Micro Manufacturing International (CMM) walks us through how the engineering team at Benchmark Lark Technology have created RF module...


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Benefits of Digital Twins

A digital twin is a powerful digital tool that allows an original electronics manufacturer (OEM) or an engineering and manufacturing services provider to create and utilize a digital model of a physical product. Digital twins are gaining traction in a number of...


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Meet the Benchmarkers

March 30, 2023

Graduates and job seekers take in the atmosphere at Benchmark Almelo

We have been excitedly waiting for the day we get to show our newly renovated Almelo site to everyone, especially to our potential new members of the Benchmark team. On April 6, we invite all potential team members to come and...