Comau Aerospace Awarded Contract to Deliver A320 Final Assembly Line for Airbus
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan, October 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Comau Aerospace has been selected by Airbus to supply the aircraft main assembly and test stations for the A319, A320 and A321 aircraft in Mobile, Alabama. The project will also include future expansion for the A320 NEO. Comau Aerospace will be providing all jigs and tooling for the Mobile plant and plans to open an integration center that will offer full project support to be located near the Airbus plant in Alabama.
"Our core competency is to create a solution that is right for our customer and see it through the entire process," says Brad Pelachyk, Chief Operating Officer of Comau Adaptive Solutions and Comau Aerospace. "We feel this is a strategic decision for both Comau and Airbus and we are pleased to have been selected as the Full Line Integrator of this final Assembly Line. We look forward to developing a long-term relationship with Airbus Americas."
Comau, was founded in 1973 and is a worldwide leader in manufacturing flexible, automatic systems and integrating products, processes and services that increase efficiency while lowering overall costs. Comau operates in 23 locations within 13 countries. As a global supplier to the aerospace industry, Comau Aerospace has provided engineering, production processes, riveting and fastening assembly processes, jigs and tooling, automated cells and assembly line solutions to Aerospace OEMs in the US and EU.
For more information about Comau Aerospace, visit http://www.aerospace.comau.com
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