Aerospace Sheet Metal, Machine Parts and Assemblies Manufacturer
Thriving, Growing, Long Standing Profitable Aerospace Business
The Company is a one-stop manufacturer of high quality precision aerospace sheet metal and machined parts and has a full range of assembly capabilities. The Company focuses on components that are generally small to medium in size and relatively high-volume for the aerospace industry. The Company’s strength in low-cost manufacturing, combined with high quality and on-time delivery provides a significant competitive advantage over its competitors. Typical parts include angles, brackets, panels, enclosures, webs, doublers, clips, gussets and shims made of aluminum, titanium, stainless steel and various other composite materials. The Company manufactures its products using fully automated equipment such as CNC routers, waterjet, CNC mills, and CNC brakes. In addition to part production, in-house capabilities include penetrant inspection, heat treat, alodine and anodize processing, painting and assembly. By performing as much of the work in-house as possible production costs are controlled and quality is maximized, enabling the Company to be recognized as one of the top performing small manufacturers by its customers.
The Company has a long-standing reputation for being “The Supplier of Choice” with its major OEM customers. The Company has won numerous supplier excellence awards over its 25 year history, including receiving Northrop Grumman’s “Supplier of the Year” honors in three of the past seven years. Recently, in 2013, the Company was additionally honored by Northrop Grumman with the “2013 World Class Team Supplier Award”. The Company has a very robust quality system that is certified to AS 9100 Rev C and ISO 9001:2008 and additionally has Nadcap accreditation for heat treat, special processing, and non-destructive testing.
The Company utilizes a fully functional enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. Production control begins with the Company’s proprietary operational bidding program that flows information to the ERP system for work order development, production, heat treat, processing, quality and shipping, and includes full financial and accounting controls. The Company’s IT department maintains the ERP system, a proprietary production reporting system, and a variety of commercial engineering programs including CATIA V5/6 2013, Unigraphics UGNX 8.5, Solid Edge ST6, and AutoCAD LT 2014. These programs and systems provide a seamless flow of technical and production information from bidding through final receipt of payment.
The Company is located in an ideal quality of life small Pacific Northwest resort community with year round outdoor activities that include spectacularly scenic hiking, boating, sailing, fishing, hunting, golf, skiing, and snowmobiling.
This Company is exceptionally well respected by its customers and has a long standing reputation for being the “Go To” Company when customers find themselves in need of help to complete a critical project or when other suppliers’ support is lacking. The Company has a proven long-term record of growing its customer base, supporting new programs, and steadily growing its sales and earnings year after year.