Quatro Composites

A contract component manufacturer and developer, offering a full line of services from design, analysis, prototyping and production of advanced composite structures. Specializes in design optimization of highly loaded structures, using the latest in structural optimization software.

403 14th St. SE, PO Box 136
Orange City, IA 51041 US

Additional Locations:
13250 Gregg St., Ste. A1
Poway, CA 51041 US
(858) 513-4300

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CAMX 2016 Show Report
The 3rd annual joint ACMA/SAMPE-sponsored trade event comes to Anaheim with an exhibition and conference program attractive to professionals across the composites world.

The Outlook for Thermoplastics in Aerospace Composites, 2014-2023
Capable of volume production, thermoplastic composites will gain new market share in the aerospace industry.

Quatro Composites opens expanded facility
Iowa-based Quatro Composites invested $11.8 million to add 45,000-sq-ft/4,180-sq-m of space, nearly doubling the size of the company's corporate and manufacturing facilities.

Quatro Composites signs agreement with Gulfstream Aerospace
Quatro joins the Gulfstream Aerospace supplier family with its multi-year contract.

Quatro Composites expands facility in Iowa
Quatro Composites will double the size of its Orange City, Iowa, plant with the addition of 45,000 sq-ft. The expansion will create 99 jobs over the next three years.

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News briefs from Verisurf Software, Quatro Composites, Seifert and Skinner & Assoc., MAG IAS and TenCate.

Quatro Composites awarded composites parts contract for 787
Quatro Composites has won a milestone contract to certify and produce Boeing 787 Dreamliner stowage bin fittings for the forthcoming 787-9 model.

Quatro buys autoclave
Quatro Composites, a leader in design and fabrication of advanced composite structures, has announced the acquisition of an additional autoclave manufactured by ASC Process Systems and an onsite freezer expansion to support its composite manufacturing business.

Quatro adds OOA processing
Quatro Composites has added out-of-autoclave (OOA) thermoplastic composite molding to its core manufacturing competencies, for items such as structural brackets for aircraft interior applications.

Quatro Composites named UAS partner to Insitu
Quatro Composites will help develop and manufacture composite components for Insitu's next-generation unmanned aircraft system (UAS).

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SAMPE 2009 Product Showcase
Showgoers at the SAMPE 2009 Conference and Exhibiton in Baltimore, Md. found many suppliers undeterred by poor economic news. 

Quatro receives NADCAP composites accreditation
Quatro, which makes carbon fiber composite parts and structures, has received NADCAP accreditation for its Orange City, Iowa facility.

Quatro supports Insitu in manufacture of next-gen UAS
Quatro Composites (Poway, Calif.), a designer and manufacturer of carbon fiber structures, has announced that it has become a technology partner in manufacturing Insitu Inc.’s (Bingen, Wash.) next-generation autonomous unmanned aerial system (UAS). “The Technical Development Center, located in Poway, Calif., provi

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Small-scale blade manufactured via bladder molding
High-compression bladder molding and modular tooling prove cost-effective for manufacture of small wind turbine rotor blades.

Product Categories of Quatro Composites

Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, fiberglass
      • Composite, prepreg
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Other thermoplastics fabricating services
  • Thermoset materials
    • Autoclave cure
    • Compression molding
    • Cutting, finishing, and machining
    • Hand layup
    • Pressure forming
    • Prototyping
    • Vacuum forming
    • Other thermoset fabricating services
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, aircraft interior
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Laminate sheets, solid
  • Rods
  • Tubes
  • Other composite structures
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design