Hayden, Idaho (PRWEB) April 03, 2014
Idaho Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter makes a special visit to AGC AeroComposites Hayden and distinguishes the company and its workforce as a key economic contributor in the state and a leader in the aerospace industry.
“For over 30 years, AGC AeroComposites Hayden, formerly known as Unitech Composites, has contributed to our state’s economic and workforce development,” Governor Butch Otter noted. “AGC AeroComposites Hayden has grown to be a major Northwest–based supplier of composite parts for the global aerospace industry. We are grateful to have AGC AeroComposites in our backyard.”
AGC AeroComposites designs and manufactures advanced composite products – structural and nonstructural – as well as precision metal aerospace products and assemblies with assets that include specialized equipment, tooling, and manufacturing processes. In addition to Hayden, AGC AeroComposites has operations in Monterey (CA), and Seattle in the United States and Yeovil, Portland and Derby in the United Kingdom.
“We are delighted to welcome Governor Otter to the Hayden facility. Aligned with our growth and expansion strategy is our commitment to the wellbeing of the communities in which we are located. I commend the Governor’s efforts towards economic development in Hayden and for his ongoing support of the aerospace and defense industry,” said Tim Shuburg, General Manager of AGC AeroComposites Hayden.
“It’s an important and exciting time for AGC AeroComposites as we continue to grow our customer base and gain leverage from the integration of our six locations. We are pleased by the positive response from the industry and community. Our customers recognize that at the core of our strategic direction is our ability to provide integrated solutions. And our employees understand this direction will translate into growth opportunities for them,” added Rick Armstrong, President & CEO of AGC AeroComposites.
AGC AeroComposites provides aerospace and defense solutions spanning innovative, advanced composites and metal applications. Innovation is fostered across its global sites, and the company has earned a reputation for responsiveness and meeting complex market demands. Integrated solutions offered by AGC AeroComposites include the design and development of large-scale production parts and assemblies for military and commercial aerospace organizations.
AGC AeroComposites is an AGC Aerospace & Defense company.
About AGC Aerospace & Defense
AGC Aerospace & Defense is a global supplier of technologies, systems and services that support key commercial and military programs. Capabilities within the AGC Aerospace & Defense portfolio include: intelligence services, financing, engineering, integration services, manufacturing, logistics, and aircraft modifications.