Global player in aerostructures
Premium AEROTEC is one of the world's leading suppliers (tier 1 supplier) of commercial and military aircraft structures and is a key partner in the major European and international aerospace programmes. Its core competencies include the development and production of large and complex shaped aircraft components from aluminium, titanium and CFRP. Premium AEROTEC is Europe's no.1 in this segment with its roughly 10,000 employees in Germany and Romania and a turnover of €2 billion. Its customer base includes Airbus and Airbus Defence & Space. Premium AEROTEC’s headquarters is based in Augsburg.
Engineering Innovation Challenge for all Airbus Engineering Divisions
Premium AEROTEC hosted an engineering competition for which employees from all German Airbus Engineering Divisions were invited to submit innovative concepts in the field “Product innovation Airframe”. Premium AEROTEC provided a grand stage for thr final event in Augsburg, during which the six best ideas were assessed by an expert jury. Two of the finalists came from Premium AEROTEC, two more from Airbus Defence & Space and one each from Airbus Helicopters and Airbus Operations. The first prize was awarded to Christian Pausinger from Airbus Defence & Space.
Premium AEROTEC now prints parts for the A350 XWB in series
Premium AEROTEC is an international pioneer in the field of metallic 3D printing for the aircraft industry. Now, for the first time, CFRP side shells for the A350 XWB containing additively manufactured titanium parts were delivered to the customer at the company site in Augsburg. Following the introduction of additively manufactured parts for the A400M in 2016, this is the second Airbus programme in which Premium AEROTEC uses additive manufacturing for the series production of aircraft components.