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Electroimpact is a world leader in design and manufacturing of aerospace tooling and automation

Electroimpact is a highly experienced aerospace automation company with an exceptional concentration of engineers. Our wide range of projects include complete automation assembly systems for commercial aircraft wings, riveting machines and tools for wing panel and fuselage assembly, advanced fiber placement machines, robotic assembly systems, and spacecraft handling equipment. Our company was designed by the founder as a haven for engineers, with vertical responsibility for all work from concept to customer acceptance with minimal bureaucracy and barriers to success.


Boeing replaces FAUB robots with Electroimpact Flex Tracks

Boeing has started transitioning away from the FAUB robots in favor of Flex Track system.

This summer it began reverting to an older, smaller-scale, flexible automation tool called a “flex track” that will only drill the holes, leaving machinists to manually add the fasteners. The work will still be performed in the upright position. Boeing said it expects the transition out of the FAUB technology to be complete by the end of the year.
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WSU thanks local businesses

Dr. Murray thanked companies like The Boeing Company, Electroimpact, Crane Aerospace & Electronics, OceanGate, and Fluke Manufacturing for supporting our students with interdisciplinary, industry-related capstone projects

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Electroimpact AFP Gantry machine at Middle River Aerostructure Systems

Middle River Aerostructure Systems was looking for an AFP machine that would operate nonstop, with almost no downtime, to produce the more than 240 components each month. “even though they didn’t have one at the time, Electroimpact was the only company willing to work with us on building one,” Smith says.

Read more at Composites World
FANUC Experience: Electroimpact Cast Study

The Fanuc CNC and Fanuc Control System enable Electroimpact AFP machines to be reliable and FAST.

Watch the Electroimpact Case Study video at fanucamerica.com
Evolving AFP for the next generation

Electroimpact is driving the industry forward by implementing in-process inspection and EI4.0 data analytics on its next generation AFP equipment.

Read the article at Composite World

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