Northern Ireland is a global leader in aircraft interiors, with around one third of the world’s aircraft seats manufactured in the region. In addition to this, Northern Ireland boasts a growing cluster of companies that work on all aspects of aircraft interiors from the manufacture of moulding, seat components through to the seats covers.
Learn more about the aerospace sector in Northern Ireland.
Bradfor Ltd, an SC21 Silver supply chain excellence partner, manufactures a range of aircraft interiors products including seat and head rest covers, diaphragms, straps, general upholstery and has the latest pattern digitizing technology for lamination and embossing processes. Achieved EFQM 5-star excellence, accredited: ISO 9001: 2008, AS9100: Rev D.
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Causeway Aero has been working hard to develop groundbreaking technology for the interiors market. We are presenting our ‘modular galley concept’ at the Aircraft Interiors Expo, Hamburg. The design holds the key to: - Reduction in the installation cycle times - Reduction in the assembly times - Reconfigurable modular solution when in service. Causeway Aero is made up of five SC 21 accredited NI aerospace companies who have come together to offer combined capabilities to the aerospace sector.
Exact CNC is an expert in CNC 5 axis machining/9 axis turning and composite finishing, capable of global 24-hour rapid response from enquiry to dispatching. With the latest cutting edge equipment and techniques, they have a wealth of experience in CNC machining and cosmetic finishing of composites. Accreditation AS9100 REVD.
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IPC Mouldings, an SC21 Silver supply chain excellence partner, has a long history within the aircraft seating industry, offering technical solutions from concept to completion. People focussed and quality driven, IPC offers mould tool design, mould manufacture and flexible volume plastic injection moulding production. Accreditations: ISO9001 and AS9100.
Twitter - @IPCMouldings
McGreevy Engineering specialises in precision machined components, with internal engineering capabilities to support 5-axis milling and multi axis turn mill machine tools. The company utilises advanced manufacturing technologies in a lean environment, producing products from Titanium, Inconel and Aluminium. McGreevy Engineering has AS9100 certification and SC21 Bronze accreditation.
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Smiths Engineering a dedicated precision engineering company specialising in the supply of high quality machined components to the Aerospace market using the latest CNC technology. Our commitment to raising standards is augmented by the latest multi-axis machining centres, supported with CMM capabilities. Accredited to the highest quality Aerospace standards.
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