Design & Development

At the heart of our business is a highly experienced and well-established team of engineers.

World-class, multifaceted skill sets in full electronic, mechanical and software design allow us to provide unrivalled innovation to our customers.  The significant core competencies and talents of our people are combined to create highly flexible and talented project teams.

By forming close working partnerships with customers and suppliers, we are able to use our considerable experience of multiple market sectors (automotive, construction, off-highway, HVAC, electric vehicle, safety, rail, consumer, etc) to help Pektron customers overcome challenges.  Our skill sets and flexibility is such that sub-contracting is not required.

In addition, we are also able to provide customers with a fully dedicated software team in key market sectors .

Our ability to take an initial design brief, optimise it, and turn it into reality using our in-house capabilities is something which provides our customers with significant benefits in terms of reduced cost and shortened project timescales.


Commercial, industrial, automotive & agricultural component design

Embedded system design

High speed digital design

Low power analogue design

Power system design

RF system design

Communication system bus design CAN, LIN, MOST, RS232, RS485, Kline

VHDL design for logic arrays

Safety critical system design

Vehicle architecture design

FMEA system and component

Circuit Simulation


Full service provider

Design, validation & manufacturing on one location

No sub-contracting

Multi-disciplined flexible teams

Hardware and Software centres of excellence

Prototyping – 3D printing

Rapid development times

Independent testing and validation department

HIL rig

Diagnostics to ISO14229, KWP2000

Embedded C to MISRA guidelines and to TickIT quality standards

Embedded C++ for HMI systems

Linux for HMI for clusters and infotainment systems

CAN/LIN Protocol integration – Vector CANBedded, Mentor Volcano, Mentor GMLAN

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