Airbus selects ATT Metrology Services for FAL Metrology Support in Mobile – Alabama
SEATTLE, April 2015 — ATT Metrology Services, Inc. has been awarded the Final Assembly Line (FAL) Metrology contract for Airbus in their new Mobile Alabama facility. This will be in support of the Final Assembly of the A319, A320 and A321 Airbus aircraft.
ATT is the leader in providing large volume precision measurement and alignment services. To meet the Airbus requirements, they have awarded ATT Tier 1 Supplier status and ATT will be opening a state-of-the-art Dimensional Metrology Laboratory in Mobile, Alabama. This facility will be AS9100 and ISO 17025 accredited. ATT will provide Airbus with a total solution for all Dimensional Metrology needs for the FAL facility.
The Airbus Group is a European multinational aerospace and defense corporation registered in the Netherlands and headquartered in Toulouse, France. The group consists of the three business divisions Airbus, Airbus Defense and Space, and Airbus Helicopters.
The company was originally formed as the European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS) on 10 July 2000 by the merger of Aérospatiale-Matra, DaimlerChrysler Aerospace AG (DASA), and Construcciones Aeronáuticas SA (CASA). In January 2014, EADS was reorganized as Airbus Group combining the divisions for development and marketing of civil and military aircraft, as well as communications systems, missiles, space rockets, helicopters, satellites, and related systems.
“We are very excited that Airbus has chosen ATT to provide this Tier 1 Metrology Support for their new Mobile, Alabama facility,” said Joan Ihlenfeldt, ATT Chief Operating Officer. “Our company has a wealth of large volume precision metrology knowledge that we have accumulated over our 27 years. This coupled with necessary resources will ensure that Airbus receives the premium Metrology services required to make the project successful.“
The 5,000 Square foot facility will house a thermally controlled laboratory with 1.2X2.2X1 Meter Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM), Laser Trackers, Portable Coordinate Measuring Machines (PCMM), Digital Photogrammetry and Laser Scanners
ATT is a small business located in Issaquah, Washington, with offices in South Carolina and Alabama providing large volume precision measurement and alignment services primarily in the aerospace industry. ATT has also worked on major projects in the energy, civil, shipbuilding and communications industry.
ATT Metrology Services
30210 SE 79th Street, Ste 100
Issaquah, WA 98027