Press release
May 16, 2017

Tods Aerospace Develops Lightweight Damage Resistant Composite Fuel Pipe Assemblies

Tods Aerospace has completed an 18 month project to develop lightweight damage resistant composite fuel pipe assemblies that by virtue of their tightly controlled electrical properties can be used safely in composite aircraft fuel tanks.  The project was part funded by the UK National Aerospace Technology Exploitation Programme (NATEP) and supported by Airbus Operations Ltd. The contributing partners were Technical Fibre Products (TFP), Element Materials Technology and ENL Ltd.

Press release
May 2, 2017

Unitech Composites Awarded LRIP 10/11 Contract Extention from Rockwell Collins for the F-35 Binocular Optical Support Structure (BOSS) 3rd Generation Lightweight Model

Unitech Composites received contract extention from Rockwell Collins for the 10th and 11th low-rate initial production (LRIP) batch of the 3rd Generation Lightweight Binocular Optical Support Structure (BOSS). This contract will extend production into 2020 and will contribute to the estimated 7,500 BOSS required to support the F-35 Lightning II program.

Press release
March 14, 2017

Paul Fabrications Receives 2016 Rolls-Royce Fabrications Supplier of the Year Award

Paul Fabrications, a Unitech Aerospace company and leading supplier of fabricated and precision machined components to the aerospace and nuclear industries, has received the 2016 Rolls-Royce Fabrications Supplier of the Year award. Paul Fabrications received this award for their innovative and collaborative approach on a multi-million pound supply chain partnership.  

Press release
September 7, 2016

AGC AeroComposites Yeovil Achieves Nadcap Accreditation in Composite Manufacture

AGC AeroComposites, a global supplier of composite aerostructures, assemblies and components to the aerospace and defence industry, has announced that its facility in Yeovil, formerly Tods Aerospace, has been awarded Nadcap approval for Composite Manufacture. The National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) is an industry-managed global effort to improve quality and efficiency in the aerospace and defence industries.

Press release
August 23, 2016

AGC AeroComposites Names Mark Tattershall Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Mark Tattershall has been named Vice President of Sales and Marketing for AGC AeroComposites. In his new role, Tattershall will be responsible for all North America account management, business development and marketing strategies. He will also be instrumental in integrating the company’s most recent acquisitions; North Coast Composites and North Coast Tooling and Mold Corporation. 

Press release
August 17, 2016

AGC AeroComposites Develops Innovative Thermoplastic Composite Welding Technique

AGC AeroComposites, a global supplier of composite aerostructures, assemblies and components to the aerospace and defense industry, has successfully completed their “CoFusion” project with funding from the National Aerospace Technology Exploitation Programme (NATEP), in partnership with the UK National Composites Centre, TenCate Advanced Composites and Rolls Royce. The project involved work to optimise the efficiency and applicability of an innovative, low cost thermoplastic composite welding process.

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