Valence Everett, a large-parts processor with shot peen, chemical processing and painting capability, obtained three approvals from Boeing Defense.
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The approvals cover a range of aerospace finishing processes that Valence Wichita, formerly Chrome Plus International, will now complete.
The plating company has served the aerospace, automotive, medical and consumer sectors since 1969.
Global aerospace manufacturing company Polamer Precision, has worked with SIFCO ASC to bring a selective plating process in-house for improved output, lead time and quality control.
After providing electropolishing services to the industrial manufacturing industry for more than 20 years, Custom Fab Solutions has announced it is expanding its offerings to additional markets including food and beverage, medical devices and aerospace.
Clemco supplied MB Aerospace with a modified abrasive blasting cabinet that allows for faster, onsite parts cleaning.
Ronatec, a supplier of of metal finishing chemicals and equipment to the automotive, aerospace, hardware, and porcelain enameling sectors, has joined the Uyemura distribution network.
Apex Anodizing is a Products Finishing Top Shop in the liquid and powder coating benchmarking survey, and growing thanks to a busy aerospace sector.
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With the acquisition of Fountain, Valence continues to execute its customer-focused strategy to improve the aerospace and defense supply chain.
Truex will function as a public ambassador for owner of Embee Processing and All Metal Processing, as the company elevates its awareness throughout North America.
University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI) and the Air Force Research Lab at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, award contract to research the areas of advanced behavior and life prediction of aerospace materials for the U.S. Air Force.
Slat tracks were weakened by a condition known as hydrogen embrittlement that occurred during cadmium-titanium plating.
Our cover story is about Mike Paxos, owner of Lustrous Metal Coatings in Canton, Ohio, a 5-time Products Finishing Top Shop Benchmarking Survey award winner, plus chemical engineers with Boeing provide processors with a troubleshooting tool for conversion coating failures.
System installed at Air Force technology center in Georgia for coating parts.
It’s obvious that Silvex specializes in silver, but its processes also reach into the defense, aerospace, power generation and medical industries.
Arizona-based provider of aerospace metal finishing services reopened its Phoenix chemical processing facilities after $1.5 million complete transformation.
Voisin says there’s never a typical work day, which is among the job’s attractions.
Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science says that the aerospace sector is under huge pressure to make changes to be more environmentally friendly and that could help the plating industry.
Joint ventures focus on improving surface treatments to help make aerospace more efficient, safer, quieter and faster.
Embee Processing and All Metals Processing were named Products Finishing Top Shops in 2019, and have become leaders in the aerospace finishing industry.
Hosco makes paint circulating and application finishing fittings; IDS manufactures dispense systems and custom engineered fluid controls; and Classic Precision specializes in precision machining for aerospace and defense manufacturing processes.
All Metals Processing and Embee Processing tackle tough aerospace finishing under a single ownership umbrella.
The approvals include electroless nickel, cadmium, hard coating aluminum anodize, and sulfuric anodize.
Company is a technical services firm specialized in commercial and government airplane interiors and components.
Researchers say the new wing could provide a significant boost in aircraft production, flight and maintenance efficiency.
Focus will be on manufacturing throughout the aerospace supply chain.
Industries served by PriceWalgren and Jessup Systems includes automotive, aerospace/military, agricultural and industrial marketplace as well as job shops.