GILLIS aerospace has accumulated a skilled expertise over the last 50 years, in the field of aerospace fasteners manufacturing. Our company is an alternate supply source to three world major actors for small and middle size fasteners series following NFL, EN or NAS standards. Our best agility is on parts of customer design.
Fully integrated manufacturing
All production steps of steel, stainless steel, titanium, Waspaloy®, Inconel fasteners are fully integrated. Thermal treatment is the only operation contracted to a Nadcap accredited partner. The process full management is essential for providing our customers with the best service level.
On demand thread rolling operation (for third parties)
GILLIS aerospace offers its cold & hot thread rolling capabilities to all aerospace mechanical actors.
Surface treatment: development way
The surface treatment department of GILLIS aerospace performs operation of: Cadmium plating, Zing –nickel coating*,Silver coating, Passivation or Titanium anodic oxidation*
* Under development
Lead time, quality and human commitment
GILLIS aerospace has dully integrated final customer or distributor expectations, in the field of bolts and fasteners, best service relies on: lead time, quality and personal commitment.
- Lead time: GILLIS aerospace controls its production flow through a Lean Manufacturing organization. On Time Delivery rate of steady flow fasteners and bolts is higher than 95%.
- Quality: customer reclaim level is lower than 800ppm.
- Human commitment: We are all convinced, within GILLIS aerospace, that the involvement of every company’s actors, reinforced by the quality of our contacts with our customers, are the key points of a strong and reliable business relationship.
- Urgencies & fast tracks: Flow optimization allows to GILLIS aerospace to assign resources to production of bolts and fasteners in urgency.
Critical requirements are solved within three weeks, AOG released within few hours.