Established in 2000, iRex is a recognized industry leader in supplying manufacturing services and engineered solutions for custom cables, from over-molded and discrete cable assemblies to electronic sub-assemblies, wire harnesses, and value-added turnkey products. iRex is your custom cables and assembly partner – that means we provide customers with high quality products, competitive pricing, and unparalleled service. More than 2 million feet of wire are processed each year in our certified facility, and our highly-skilled staff consistently engineers solutions for unique technology industries.

Our innovation in 3D printed custom tools, parts, enclosures, fixtures, and 3D printing gives us a huge advantage as we make better cables, and make cables better. On every single job, we conduct time and motion studies, verify BOM (Bill of Material), perform in-line crimp and solder inspections along with visual inspection and final test. The average age of our business partnerships is 15+ years, which means one thing: we’re built to last.

Whatever your cabling challenge, iRex is here to help.

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History of iRex

iRex Group started in 2000 in Austin, Texas as the custom cable division of the TyRex Group. Over the past 25-plus years, TyRex Group has grown from a custom cable manufacturer into a family of eight companies, each focused on a specific market, to collectively provide customized solutions for the entire life cycle of a product. This is the history of iRex Group.

December 23rd, 2000

iRex was incorporated as a legal entity

iRex was incorporated as a legal entity

Matthew Ache, its founder, adopting the role of President and Partner. By this time, iRex had begun producing a full range of custom cable assemblies and had branched into three primary groups.


iRex started the Advanced Assembly Group

iRex started the Advanced Assembly Group

A full manufacturing service provider of sub-assembly and final assembly specializing in supply chain management and custom integration.

MAY 30TH, 2007



iRex expands to new Technology Boulevard facility after outgrowing its home on Rutland Drive in Austin.

FEBUARY 24TH, 2010

Awarded Tier 1 Supplier

Awarded Tier 1 Supplier

iRex is awarded its first Tier 1 Supplier recognition from National Instruments. Tier 1 Suppliers achieve exceptional scorecard performance across 4 quarters of business in quality, supply assurance, pricing and customer support.


iRex continues to grow and add new customers every day

iRex continues to grow and add new customers every day

It’s general business philosophies can be tied to a book by Jim Collins and Jerry Porras called “Built to Last”, which focuses on building companies by investing in good people, staying committed to core culture competencies, and making decisions based on longevity.

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Focused on innovation, entrepreneurship and community.


Built to last, a proud member and resident of the community we serve.

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