Log in to use our free company, program and sector update tracker feature.
 

Front page

New facility for AIM Aviation in Bournemouth

AIM Aviation is making a significant investment in facilities at its Bournemouth production site. The designer and manufacturer of aerospace cabin interior products is set to consolidate its numerous Bournemouth-based premises into one purpose built, 16,000 square metre, facility on the Aviation Business Park at Bournemouth Airport.

This progression is part of an overall strategy to provide AIM Aviation with the best possible facilities for all cabin interior requirements and sufficient capacity to meet with the company's own plans for growth and that of the commercial aviation market. Indeed, work is nearing completion at AIM Aviation's Byfleet site in Surrey, where a major new factory is being built to add capacity to the Galleys Division. AIM Aviation has also recently increased its testing facilities by 70% and invested in a new state-of-the-art panel press at its Composites Division in Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire.

The new facility at Bournemouth will provide AIM Aviation's Cabin Interiors Division with 30% additional capacity, to meet expanding demand for its premium bars and monuments. The facility will incorporate a Customer Zone, allowing the viewing of mock-up interiors and styling options for existing and prospective customers. The office areas will be configured to provide flexible project working and the manufacturing space will be established with LEAN principles at its heart. A dedicated test facility will complete the capability on offer.

Colin Thornton, Managing Director of the Cabin Interiors Division, comments “Having the whole team under one roof will greatly enhance our ability to meet customers' demand for reduced time-to-market and best value. In addition, this exciting project will allow AIM Aviation to have a modern facility in keeping with the high quality of product it supplies.”

Works are schedule to commence in May 2014, becoming operational in June 2015.

Press release issued by AIM Altitude (Cabin Interiors) on March 3, 2014

 

 Contact details from our directory:
AIM Altitude (Cabin Interiors) Crew Rest Modules, Aircraft Interiors, Aircraft Interior Furniture, Cabin Lighting, Storage Bins

 

 Related directory sectors:
Cabin Interiors

Enhanced listings:


EuroLink International Sales & Marketing
Build sales faster! International business development services for vendors to the aerospace sector. Multilingual technical sales & marketing to OEMs, MROs, and Tier suppliers.

Airmo Inc. Pressure Technologies
Airmo manufactures systems and tools for hydrostatic testing, end forming, tube expansion, and high-pressure accessories to 60,000psi (4,137bar).

IHS ESDU
Reduce the time spent on current projects by using ESDU – engineering data and software that have been approved and endorsed by professional institutions.

Redcliffe Precision Ltd
Aerospace Multi Axis CNC Precision Manufacturers & Thread Rolling Specialists.

Bodycote
The world's leading provider of thermal processing services to aerospace primes and their supply chains.

See our advertising tariff.

 

12
data pages remaining in monthly quota for non-subscribers

© Copyright of Airframer Limited, operated under licence by Stansted News Limited 2017. Terms & Conditions of reading.