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Top suppliers

These are the suppliers who are linked to most aircraft programs in our database.

Hexcel Composites (37 aircraft)
Magnolia Advanced Materials, Inc. (18)
Solvay Tempe (Cytec) (16)
Toray Composite Materials America, Inc. (10)
Socomore (Dynamold) (10)
TenCate Advanced Composites (10)
Tods Aerospace (8)
MTorres Disenos Industriales S.A. (7)
Avcorp Composite Fabrication (7)
The Gill Corporation (7)
Quantum Composites, Inc. (7)
TenCate Advanced Composites (7)
JTT Composite (7)
Accudyne Systems, Inc. (6)
Daher (5)


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Directory of suppliers

The number after each of these 34 Composites sub-categories shows how many relevant suppliers are in our directory. Click on the sub-category name to see them listed.

Aramid-reinforced Composites (25)
Boron-reinforced Composites (2)
Carbon-reinforced Composites (60)
Ceramic (4)
Ceramic-reinforced Composites (13)
Composite Braiding/Weaving (5)
Composite Broad Goods Lay-Up (5)
Composite Design Consultants (39)
Composite Extrusion (8)
Composite Filament Winding (5)
Composite Manufacturing Services (92)
Composite Manufacturing Supplies (21)
Composite Moulding (38)
Composite Pultrusion (2)
Composite Sandwich Panels (43)
Composite Stamping (3)
Composite Structures (77)
Composite Tape Lay-down (10)
Composite Thermoforming (8)
Epoxy Resins (34)
Fibreglass (21)
Foam Core Composites (17)
Honeycomb Core Composites (43)
Metal Matrix Composites (8)
Nicalon-reinforced Composites (1)
Polyamide-reinforced Composites (5)
Polymer Composites (28)
Prepreg (50)
Reinforced Composite Molding Compounds (8)
Resins (33)
Silicon-reinforced Composites (6)
Subcontracted Composite Parts (56)
Syntactic Composites (3)
Tyranno-reinforced Composites (2)

Latest press releases

Issued by Composites sector companies.

16/11/2017:  Materion's SupremEX receives second SAE-AMS specification
08/11/2017:  Victrex: £10 million world class facility opens to help accelerate innovation trend
  AVIOR announces contract on 787-10 Dreamliner program
07/11/2017:  Kanfit adds 5-axis CNC machining for the production of aerospace-grade composite parts and tools
  Solvay acquires large-tow carbon fiber precursor manufacturer
02/11/2017:  AC&A acquires Applied Composites Engineering
26/10/2017:  UTC Aerospace Systems celebrates milestone delivery of 100th podded propulsion system to Airbus in Mobile, Alabama
24/10/2017:  NASA taps Aurora for electric airliner design
  Orbital ATK awarded $24 million contract from Lockheed Martin for F-35 composite structures
17/10/2017:  Tods Aerospace selected as finalist for Composites UK "Innovation in Materials" award

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Latest journal reports

These journal reports feature companies active in the Composites sector.

13/06/2008:  Output of Embraer Phenom set to double
  Indian and Swiss firms chosen to build German aircraft
12/05/2008:  Bombardier invests £70m towards aircraft development
  Aero: hinge and door production begins
  Factory series: Embraer finds plenty of room for development as sound ideas lift production


Supply chain

Suppliers to Composites companies: Plastics (86) Chemicals (53) Non-Destructive Testing (199) Non-metal Materials (108) Machining (475) Inspection Equipment (146) Processes (107) Metals (277) Coatings (178) Adhesives (93) Fasteners (235) Production Equipment (283) Tooling (215) Handling Equipment (77) Production Control (56) Test Services (306) Measurement (129) Surface Treatment (223) Lubricants (55) Manufacturing Services (273) Design Software (226) Technical Consultants (202) Heat Treatment (111) Professional Services (237) Design (242) Security (3) Marketing (61) Facilities Services (12) Trade Organisations (45)
Customers of Composites companies: Structural Components (587) Airframe Assemblies (321) Airframer (602) Cabin Interiors (256) Engine Components (447) Cargo Systems (52) Non-Mechanical Components (259) Mechanical Components (469) Rotors & Propellers (96) Environmental Systems (153) Safety & Security Systems (133)


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AC Products, Inc.
Full line of peelable maskants for chemical milling, etching, anodizing, acid stripping, plating and more.

TenCate Advanced Composites
TenCate Advanced Composites is a leading provider of thermoset and thermoplastic prepregs to the aerospace industry.

MW Industries, Inc
Design and manufacture springs, fasteners and related products for aerospace including: engine components, flight controls, propulsion, landing gear, interiors and avionics.

Oerlikon Balzers Coating AG
Oerlikon Balzers is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface technologies

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