Chomarat North America achieves AS 9100 certification
The new certification covers aerospace quality management systems and follows Chomarat Group’s development strategy relative to quality and risk management.
Chomarat North America (Williamston, SC, US), the Chomarat Group’s (Le Cheylard, France) US facility specializing in Advanced Composites reinforcements, announced May 28 it has been awarded AS 9100 certification. The new certification covers aerospace quality management systems and follows the Group’s development strategy relative to quality and risk management.
With this certification, Chomarat North America follows in the footsteps of the Group’s French plants that were certified to ES 9100 in 2012. The facility now meets the strict criteria set by the market for high performance composites reinforcements for the aerospace industry.
Tried-and-true materials thrive, but new approaches and new forms designed to process faster are entering the marketplace.
Approaching rollout and first flight, the 787 relies on innovations in composite materials and processes to hit its targets
Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) replacing coated steel in more reinforced-concrete applications.