AeroTek Awarded New Approvals from Bombardier, Collins, Bell Helicopter and Lisi Aerospace

AeroTek is proud to announce 12 new OEM approvals have been added to the company’s roster of over 400 OEM process approvals for the aerospace and other industries. The latest OEM approvals include Bombardier, Collins-Goodrich and Bell Helicopter.


Bombardier:

  • BAPS 160-045 Non-Hexavalent Chrome Anodizing:

  • 15ft L x 3ft W x 6ft D Anodizing Tank

  • BAPS 160-027 Cadmium Plating:

  • 6ft L x 3ft W x 8ft D Electroplating Tank

  • BAPS 160-034 & 160-047 Zinc-Nickel Plating

  • 6ft L x 3ft W x 8ft D Electroplating Tank

  • PPS32.09 Dry Film Lube (C7)

  • BAPS 160-024 Silver Electroplating, as following:

  • 2ft L x 2ft W x 2ft D Electroplating Tank

  • BAPS 160-039 Tin Plating

  • 5ft L x 2.5ft W x 3.5ft D Electroplating Tank


Collins:

  • LGPS1106 Zinc-Nickel Plating

  • 6ft L x 3ft W x 8ft D Electroplating Tank

  • AMS2418, MIL-C-14550 Copper Plating

  • 6ft L x 3.5ft W x 3.5ft D Electroplating Tank

  • PN16.05 Temper Etch - WIP


Bell Helicopter:

  • BPS4554 Zinc-Nickel Plating

  • 6ft L x 3ft W x 8ft D Electroplating Tank

  • BPS4006 Cadmium Plating – on NEW large tank

  • 6ft L x 3ft W x 8ft D Electroplating Tank


Lisi Aerospace:

  • IVD Approval

  • Temporary pending ability to audit onsite



This is another example of how AeroTek continues to expand its capabilities to deliver state-of-the-art services with short lead times, all under one roof. These new approvals allow AeroTek to process shafts, axles, and tubes up to 8 feet long, vertically, while controlling inside and outside plating separately. The large tanks also permit easy handling of many configurations of parts for landing gear, engine, or structural components.


 

AeroTek Manufacturing Ltd. is a world-class aerospace processing facility strategically located in Whitby, Ontario, along the Toronto-Montreal corridor close to the Hwy401, allowing the Company to provide efficient coating services to the Canadian aerospace industry. The Company specializes in providing traditional as well as environmentally friendly aerospace coatings, including anodizing (hardcoat, sulfuric, light-sulphuric, boricsulfuric), electroplating (cadmium, silver, gold, copper, nickel), chemical films (passivation, dry film lubricants), aerospace paints and Ion Vapour Deposition of Aluminium.


AeroTek has acquired more than 400 aerospace OEM process approvals including Boeing, Goodrich, SAFRAN, Bombardier, Airbus, Sikorsky, Bell Helicopter, Honeywell, GE, Pratt and Whitney and many more. The Company has also recently been approved by SAFRAN to perform landing gear maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) services.


AeroTek is ISO 9001/AS9100 and NADCAP certified.


For more information, please contact: Cathy Geddis General Manager 1-905-666-3400 x 305 or cgeddis@aerotekmfg.com