Flexible, automated assembly systems for aerospace manufacturingHGS Aerospace, founded in 1996 and headquartered in Fraser, Michigan, is an innovative and cost-effective supplier of engineering and assembly solutions for aerospace manufacturing. With advanced fabricating and assembly techniques, robotic capabilities, CNC machining and related equipment, HGS Aerospace produces flexible tools and automated machinery for virtually any application -- from manually performed operations on aerospace jigs and fixtures to automated assembly equipment. In addition, our advanced Mechanical & Controls Team provides state-of-the-art integration of all final assembly activities, including laser-tracked quality verification, system tryout, debug and buy-off.
Two locations offer regional support in engineering, manufacturing and assembly
HGS maintains 60,000 square feet of engineering and manufacturing facilities and offers regional support with two locations. The engineering/design center in Seattle, Washington specializes in turnkey design projects for OEMs and Tier One suppliers ranging from tool design and FEA analysis to complex, automated positioning and reconfigurable work holding systems. The machining, fabrication, and assembly facilities in Southeast Michigan fabricate customer and HGS designed tooling and manufacturing solutions for carbon fiber, aluminum and titanium products. HGS also engineers and produces tooling and automated systems for fastener install, fiber placement, sealing applications and other complex aerospace automated systems.
High-level, on-site support services and temporary staff for technical needs
HGS also offers a full line of services to support laser tracker inspection at your facility, on site engineering and a host of other technical support disciplines to provide versatile solutions to meet our clients' needs. Our professional engineers can assist companies on a consultative basis to solve critical manufacturing and quality problems as well as recommend efficiency and cost improvements for existing underperforming processes. We supply engineering and design personnel in multiple CAD software platforms and we can provide temporary employees for hard-to-fill, specialized engineering positions.
Patented technologies for cost-effective manufacturing solutions
With forward thinking in advanced concepts, HGS Aerospace holds a number of patents for automated spar and wing sealant applications, linear actuator technology and more. We pride ourselves on our pioneering spirit, thorough aerospace experience and ability to provide cost-effective manufacturing solutions to our aerospace customers throughout the industry, whether commercial, defense or space systems.
Let HGS review your specific application to find a solution that reduces or eliminates the high cost of dedicated tooling and replaces it with an automated solution that fits your company's objectives.