PCB Layout Design Services - NPI Services, Inc.’s PCB designers adhere to the latest design rule guidelines on all PCB layouts for optimum performance and signal integrity.

PCB Layout Design Services

PCB Layout Design Services
PCB Layout Design Services
PCB Layout Design Services

The Challenge

Meet the dynamic requirements of next generation CAD services

The NPI Solution:

NPI's vast experience in complex PCB Layout Design Services

Our PCB CAD design partners have a wealth of experience in PCB design and layout. Their technological expertise includes High-Speed Digital, HDI, RF, Analog, Mixed Signal, Backplanes, Flex & Rigid-Flex Circuits, Power Supplies, DDR4, PCIe GenX, VPX, Vita, SAS, USB 3.0, SoC, 5G Mobile Networking, 100G Ethernet, Cavity Boards, 56G PAM-4, Wire bonded (flip die), 28 Gbps NRZ, 25 Gbs Serdes, IoT.

CAD Tools:

Schematic Capture: OrCAD, Allegro Design Entry HDL, Mentor Xpedition PADS Logic, Altium Designer
Layout: Cadence Allegro, Mentor Xpedition, PADS PCB and Altium Designer.
Mechanical CAD: Solidworks, ProE, AutoCAD, Intralink and Windchill
Signal & Power Integrity Tools: Keysight ADS, Ansys HFSS & SIwave, Apsim RLGC, HSpice

NPI CAD Services:

  • PCB design and layout
  • Logic and physical library generation
  • Schematic capture
  • Auto and interactive routing
  • Signal integrity simulation and analysis
  • Power integrity analysis
  • Thermal analysis
  • Mechanical CAD
  • Valor NPI / DFM analysis
  • PCB data base conversions
  • GERBER to CAD regeneration

CAD Deliverables:

  • Complete CAD data base
  • Gerber files
  • ODB++
  • NC drill tapes
  • Full fabrication and assembly documentation
  • Standard and customized reports
  • Input to automatic assembly and test equipment
  • Laser plotted artwork

CAD Market Segments Capabilities

  • Commercial (IPC-2221)
  • Military (Mil-Std-275)
  • Backplanes 
  • Power Supplies
  • High-speed digital
  • Analog / low voltage
  • Mixed signals
  • RF
  • Space
  • Automotive

NPI Services, Inc.’s PCB CAD Expertise:

  • Multi-layer
  • Double sided
  • Blind / buried vias
  • High density Interconnect (HDI)
  • Surface mount technology
  • Fine line
  • Flex and rigid-flex boards  
  • Multichip modules
  • High speed design
  • Backdrilling

NPI Services, Inc.’s PCB designers adhere to the latest design rule guidelines on all PCB layouts for optimum performance and signal integrity. Issues receiving special and professional care include:

  • Board materials
  • Layers order, line distribution, & topology
  • Impedance control (single-ended & differential)
  • Routing sequence
  • Termination
  • Cross talk avoidance
  • Shielding and decoupling
  • Signal length control and matching
  • Stud removal (backdrilling)

Both reliability and cost concerns drive PCB layout design services guidelines to emphasize DFM with special attention throughout the design specification process to:

  • Reduce number of layers
  • Reduce number of vias
  • Reduce number of holes sizes and via types
  • Accurate land pattern generation
  • Parts placement and routing appropriate to the assembly and reflow methods used 
  • Ongoing cooperation with selected PCB manufacturers
  • Plan and secure PCB fabrication material supply chain

Contact NPI Services, Inc. to discuss your PCB Layout Design Service needs.