Premium AEROTEC, Faurecia, Solvay and ENGEL open platform for thermoplastic composites research with ITA-Augsburg as part of IRG CosiMo
IRG CosiMo new facilities and first piece of equipment were unveiled by State Minister Franz Josef Pschierer from the Bavarian ministry of economics, energy and technology during an Opening Ceremony on Friday 28 September 2018.
NextGenAM: Taking major steps into the next generation of industrial 3D printing
Partner project involving Premium AEROTEC, Daimler, and EOS for developing series additive manufacturing reaches new mileston.
One year ago, Premium AEROTEC, Daimler, and EOS jointly initiated the NextGenAM project to develop the basis of a future system for series production using 3D printing technologies. Now, the first pilot plant has been put into operation at Premium AEROTEC in Varel, northern Germany – a key milestone.
Premium AEROTEC wins once again German Aviation Innovation Award for state-of-the-art assembly area
At the ILA airshow in Berlin, Premium AEROTEC has won the German Aviation Innovation Award for the second time in a row. In the “Industry 4.0” category Premium AEROTEC beat strong competition with its state-of-the-art assembly area at its Varel site. In 2017, the company had been awarded for 3D-printed components for the A350 XWB long-range aircraft.
Premium AEROTEC adopts Airbus aviation data platform Skywise
The aerostructures supplier Premium AEROTEC is a major partner in all Airbus programmes and Airbus’ first Tier-1 supplier to integrate data with its customer via a secure cloud environment. By using the collaborative platform Skywise, the company makes a big step towards its smart factory vision. Skywise allows full transparency and big data analytics on a huge amount of data in order to recognize trends that require early actions to ensure a stable manufacturing process.
Premium AEROTEC shows the potential that CFRP with a thermoplastic matrix holds for the future and presents the world’s first demonstrator for an A320 pressure bulkhead at ILA
The aerostructures supplier Premium AEROTEC has developed and manufactured a major component in the aircraft’s primary structure in CFRP with a thermoplastic matrix. The full-scale and close-to-production demonstrator for the pressure bulkhead of the A320 Family was developed and produced by the company in around four months. At the ILA airshow in Berlin the demonstrator can be seen at Premium AEROTEC’s trade fair stand (Hall 2, Stand 201).