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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 Composite Materials (17)
Toray Composite Materials America, Inc. (10)
TenCate Advanced Composites (10)
Socomore (Dynamold) (10)
Tods Aerospace (8)
Avcorp Composite Fabrication (7)
JTT Composite (7)
MTorres Disenos Industriales S.A. (7)
The Gill Corporation (7)
TenCate Advanced Composites (7)
Quantum Composites, Inc. (7)
Accudyne Systems, Inc. (6)
Cotesa GmbH (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 (64)
Ceramic (4)
Ceramic-reinforced Composites (13)
Composite Braiding/Weaving (6)
Composite Broad Goods Lay-Up (5)
Composite Design Consultants (39)
Composite Extrusion (8)
Composite Filament Winding (6)
Composite Manufacturing Services (94)
Composite Manufacturing Supplies (23)
Composite Moulding (39)
Composite Pultrusion (3)
Composite Sandwich Panels (45)
Composite Stamping (3)
Composite Structures (79)
Composite Tape Lay-down (10)
Composite Thermoforming (10)
Epoxy Resins (37)
Fibreglass (22)
Foam Core Composites (19)
Honeycomb Core Composites (43)
Metal Matrix Composites (9)
Nicalon-reinforced Composites (1)
Polyamide-reinforced Composites (6)
Polymer Composites (30)
Prepreg (54)
Reinforced Composite Molding Compounds (9)
Resins (37)
Silicon-reinforced Composites (6)
Subcontracted Composite Parts (56)
Syntactic Composites (3)
Tyranno-reinforced Composites (2)

Latest press releases

Issued by Composites sector companies.

12/06/2018:  Alvant appointed to help £28m, Safran-led project, developing large aircraft landing gear of the future
  Alvant launches as market interest in aluminium matrix composites surges
  Kongsberg receives order for deliveries to F-35 Joint Strike Fighter worth 525 MNOK
11/06/2018:  Astro Aerospace partners with Paterson Composites to build its autonomous passenger drone
30/05/2018:  Steelhead Composites increases metal spin forming capabilities
29/05/2018:  Tecnam, BRP-Rotax and Siemens team up for hybrid propulsion for general aviation
14/05/2018:  Solvay launches FusePly, breakthrough composite bonding technology for the aerospace industry
03/05/2018:  Beijing Institute of Aeronautical Materials and TWI launch Centre for Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
16/04/2018:  AIM Aerospace receives Nadcap Merit Status for composites
13/04/2018:  Attwater invests six figures in CNC upgrades

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Archived 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 (94) Chemicals (56) Non-Destructive Testing (202) Non-metal Materials (111) Machining (503) Inspection Equipment (151) Processes (116) Metals (291) Coatings (185) Adhesives (95) Fasteners (243) Production Equipment (294) Tooling (217) Handling Equipment (79) Production Control (62) Test Services (338) Measurement (137) Surface Treatment (235) Lubricants (58) Manufacturing Services (286) Design Software (235) Technical Consultants (214) Heat Treatment (114) Professional Services (253) Design (256) Security (3) Marketing (67) Facilities Services (14) Trade Organisations (47)
Customers of Composites companies: Structural Components (605) Airframe Assemblies (329) Airframer (615) Cabin Interiors (264) Engine Components (452) Cargo Systems (53) Non-Mechanical Components (269) Mechanical Components (478) Rotors & Propellers (96) Environmental Systems (156) Safety & Security Systems (134)


Enhanced listings:

Ascent Aerospace
Ascent Aerospace is the leading provider of aerospace tooling systems, assembly automation and factory integration.

FGL Precision Ltd
FGL Precision manufactures fine quality components for the aerospace and defence markets where consistent performance is critical.

Victrex Plc
New VICTREX® AE250 composites and hybrid molding technology are changing the equation in Aerospace composites – find out more!

ESPEC North America Inc. | Qualmark
Qualmark is your industry leading manufacturer and partner for accelerated reliability testing, HALT and HASS, for all commercial and defense avionics.

Attwater Group
Attwater are manufacturers and machinists of thermoset, high pressure composite sheets to recognised international standards.

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