Major Markets: Aerospace
Building relationships. Goodrich, United Technologies, Rolls Royce, General Electric, and Safran, just to name a few, choose Hitchiner® for reliability, quality, and best-in-industry value. Major Tier 1 suppliers likewise know Hitchiner as the go-to supplier for their investment casting needs.
The same competitive advantages that uniquely qualify Hitchiner® processes for an array of fuel-efficient, high-performance compressor, combustor, turbine, and augmentor applications such as blades and vanes, heat shields, floatwalls, and after-burner castings extend easily to many others. When parts programs call for ready-to-use or fully finished and assembled investment castings in high, moderate, or low volumes, Hitchiner® is the supplier of choice.
Pushing the limits. One of the world's highest capacities and integrated engineering and production flows through Hitchiner's® US and Mexico Operations meet critical needs for just-in-time manufacturing and on-time delivery. Collaborative and expert development, production, and delivery planning customize programs for the customers production stream. Hitchiner's® full-service, post-production capabilities and strategic alliances with providers such as Bodycote, TCC, Elison Surface Technologies, HiTemco, and many other OEM-qualified suppliers simplify and streamline programs for maximum efficiency and lowest cost.
Perhaps most importantly, Hitchiner's® processes are uniquely well-matched to the high-temperature, high-pressure applications demanded by today's trends toward increased fuel efficiency and tightening environmental controls.
Delivering value. Hitchiner® people stand ready to exceed expectations and build relationships based on respect, trust, knowledge, quality, and value. As a result, Hitchiner®-made parts work for aerospace manufacturers and their suppliers.