Honeycomb Machining for the Gulfstream G-650

TIGHITCO, Inc., an industry leader in the design, fabrication, and assembly of engineered components for aerospace and industrial applications, recently came to MachineTek requesting support in the precision machining of honeycomb parts for the new Gulfstream G-650 corporate jet. We are now providing ongoing parts manufacturing to meet their growing needs.

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MachineTek Works with Boeing, supports NASA

We are currently working with Boeing on their new CST-100 Starliner (Crew Space Transportation) crew capsule. This spacecraft is being developed in collaboration with Boeing and Bigelow Aerospace as their entry for NASA’s Commercial Crew Development (CCDev) program. We are providing our expertise in bonded, heat formed, and profiled honeycomb to this unique project. The …

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MachineTek Adds 6,000 sq. ft. of Production Space

Carlsbad, California. November 2016. MachineTek, a leading fabricator of precision honeycomb core components for the aerospace industry, recently announced the addition of 6,000 square feet of climate controlled production space. This brings the total production area to 15,000 sq. ft. at MachineTek corporate headquarters “We’ve been growing for the past 24 years, but increased demand …

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MachineTek becomes a Certified Supplier to United Technologies

MachineTek is now authorized to perform product inspection, acceptance and release of parts on behalf of United Technologies Corporation CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA – July 10, 2015 Following a week of intensive training and testing, MachineTek’s Quality Manager Doug Rupert and Quality Engineer Mark Hardison have achieved qualification from United Technologies as internal Delegated Quality Representatives (DQR’s). …

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MachineTek Hires New Quality Manager

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA – March 10, 2015 MachineTek LLC, a leader in the field of honeycomb fabrication, welcomes Douglas Rupert as its new Quality Manager. Doug will be responsible for overseeing the company’s quality systems, customer audits and production part inspections. Rupert is an engineering professional with strong industry experience in quality engineering, assurance, control and …

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MachineTek receives AS9100 Rev C certification

The certification signifies MachineTek LLC operates a Quality Management System that complies with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 + AS9100C CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA – March 15, 2013 MachineTek LLC (Carlsbad, California, USA) announced on March 15 it has received the latest AS9100 Rev C certification. The certification signifies MachineTek operates a Quality Management System that complies …

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