Mettis Aerospace Order

Mettis will be using PowerMILL for machining complex aerospace components

Power Solution design and manufacturing software has been ordered by the Machining Division of Mettis Aerospace Limited. The company, which is part of the Mettis Aerospace Group, is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of forged, machined and processed components to the aerospace industry. With annual Group sales approaching £100 million and employing over 800 skilled staff, the company is involved in many of the today’s leading commercial and military aircraft programmes.

The Machining Division, which provides its customers with total procurement solutions for machined and processed components, has extensive manufacturing capabilities, including six state of the art FMS Mazak machining centres that can machine up to 25,000 RPM. In addition to these, it has extensive CNC milling and turning capability, coupled with its own in-house processing facilities, which offer significant tailor-made package solutions for customers’ needs.

The product range includes complex prismatic components. Materials machined include aluminium, titanium, magnesium, nickel based and steel alloys.