Composites Manufacturing

Vaupell has over 60 years of experience in composites manufacturing offering a broad range of capabilities and credentials to support its customers in our primary markets including: military and commercial aircraft, electronica and communications, and shipboard/submarine. Major customers include: Sikorsky, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Army.

Composites provide very light weight with superior strength while preventing corrosion and low thermal expansion. We produce individual components (lay-up and autoclave molded, compression molded, and adhesive bonded) as well as high level assemblies.

Our capabilities include:

Our primary markets require robust quality systems and process certifications.

Our quality capabilities and credentials in include:

  • Complete Lab supporting composite material testing
  • Metrology/Inspection
  • BAE Gold Supplier Award
  • Registrations and Credentials:
    • AS9100
    • ISO 9001
    • ITAR
    • NADCAP Certifications for Composites
    • Multiple Boeing, Northrop-Grumman and Sikorsky certifications*

*Boeing: BAC 5317, BAC 5317-1, BAC 5317-2, BAC 5317-3, D6-53993, D210-12062-1, D210-12062-2, D210-12062-3, D210-12062-4, Code 802. Northrop- Grumman: GSS-7022 (Method VI), GSS-11100, GSS-11102, GSS-22650.  Sikorsky Aircraft: SS8423, SS8442, SS8669, SS8888, SS9220, SS9231, SS9225, Lab 9