Biz Brief: Quatro Composites

Quatro Composites (Orange City, Iowa), a designer and manufacturer of carbon fiber molded products, announced on Nov. 27, 2007 that it has been awarded three contracts to supply carbon fiber test panels to airframers and Tier 1 suppliers for drill qualification and assembly training. Quatro supports manufacturers of

Quatro Composites (Orange City, Iowa), a designer and manufacturer of carbon fiber molded products, announced on Nov. 27, 2007 that it has been awarded three contracts to supply carbon fiber test panels to airframers and Tier 1 suppliers for drill qualification and assembly training. Quatro supports manufacturers of composite fuselage and wing skins by supplying carbon/epoxy panels that are built to the aircraft manufacturer’s process specifications. In an effort to meet increased demand, Quatro has recently added an additional 30 percent of space to its Orange City facility for the manufacture of carbon fiber panels and structural aerospace composite brackets. The panels are manufactured from engineered laminate schedules in a variety of shapes and configurations, then machined, waterjet cut, packaged and shipped as specified by the customer.