In 2017, we expanded our operation schedule to running 24/7 to meet the short lead-time expectations of our customers. This new schedule provides an advantage over our competitors. Please feel free to take advantage of our “pro-customer” schedule.
Our customer service, accreditations and approvals improved in the following ways:
Expanded Eaton Aerospace approval to include their Jackson, MI location – August 2018
Expanded Honeywell “Heat Treatment” approval to include Titanium Alloys – July 2018
Expanded Nadcap “Heat Treatment” approval to include Titanium Alloys – May 2018
GE Aviation approval – July 2017
Expanded our customer relations support by hiring an Expeditor – June 2017
Honeywell approval – June 2016
Nadcap AC7004 “Aerospace Quality System” – May 2016
Expanded Nadcap “Heat Treatment” approval to include Ion/Plasma Nitride – May 2016
Enhanced our customer relations support by hiring a sales force – February 2016
UTC Aerospace Systems (Wolverhampton) – January 2016
Parker Hannifin approval – June 2015
Expanded Nadcap “Heat Treatment” approval to include Gas Nitride & Carburize – April 2015
Enhanced our technical capability by hiring a staff metallurgist – February 2015
We purchased and installed the following new equipment:
2 Temper/Draw furnaces (Age/Precipitation, Temper/Draw, Stress Relieve) – May 2017
3 Temper/Draw furnaces (Age/Precipitation, Temper/Draw, Stress Relieve) – October 2016
Automated Gaseous Controlled Nitride furnace – September 2016
Integral Vacuum Oil Quench furnace – February 2016
Jimmy Hollman and David Medina traded in a day at the office to participate in Leaders Build Day’s 10th Annual Event in Orange County. The 2018 Leaders Build Team successfully framed two homes.
In June 2018, we sponsored the ASM Scholarship Golf Tournament at Los Coyotes CC for the 3rd year in a row. A great time was had by all while raising money to educate the next generation of our industry. (Pictured from left to right is David Medina, Chris Hall, and Jimmy Hollman)
We are at once delighted and disheartened to announce that Mike Bastian retired as of August 2017. We all wish Mike the very best.