April 23, 2014
Avcorp announces Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative Funding Agreement from Government of Canada
Avcorp Industries has received a Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative (SADI) Contribution Agreement from the Government of Canada for up to $4.4m to support development of advanced metal bond manufacturing processes and capabilities. In particular, this SADI supported project will assist Avcorp to undertake specific capability development for large, complex metal bonded structural components, for its customers, including The Boeing Company and Cascade Aerospace. This project will also support implementation of Lean Manufacturing process improvements and advancements along Metal Bond Technology Roadmap. This funding support from the Government of Canada will be instrumental in enabling Avcorp to achieve these capability and competitiveness enhancements in a timeframe that meets both Avcorp customers’ requirements and the demands of the market.