Established in 2006, located in Walker, Michigan, Plasan North America Composites (PCC) is a privately held manufacturing company and world class supplier of vehicle armor, composite structures, and other survivability solutions. Our customers are North American biggest OEM’s in the Defense Industry that need light weight armored product solutions.
PNA’s primary differentiator is a capability to work with our customer’s product design teams to optimize product value and in our innovative and flexible approach in manufacturing both high mix low volumes and low mix high volume projects.
77,000 square feet of production space designed for composite technologies that include glass, aramid, and carbon fibers, matrix materials such as polyester, phenolics, as well as specialty materials such as ceramics, glass microspheres, ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene products, armor steel, and aluminum. Certified with ISO9001:2008, Our composite manufacturing methods include fabric cutting, autoclave, flat press (hot/cold), high pressure press, cold bonding, pultrusion, and complex assembly. Our metal fabrication capabilities include laser cutting, bending, media blast, welding (manual/robotic), priming, machining, and complex assembly. The core competencies that make up the PNA organization are: Engineering group with strong understanding in composite materials processes and advanced Supply-Chain Management.
Established in 1948 (purchased by Plasan group on 2004), located in Chambilly, France, AMEFO is a privately held manufacturing company and has developed, over the years, expertise and know-how of metal and composite solutions for the civil markets and the defense industry.
AMEFO integrates optimal solutions that meet its costumers’ specifications and can be manufactured at the best value. This know-how applies to aerospace, energy, transport and lifting
220,000 square feet of production space designed for metal and composite technologies such as bending, sand blasting, welding, machining, fabric cutting, pressing, bonding, painting and complex assembly. Certified with ISO 9001:2015, ISO EN 3834, EN 15085 and SNCF Homologation, the core competencies that make up the AMEFO organization is its long-standing developed expertise and know-how in welded sub-assemblies for variety of industries (welding and QMOS qualifications) and its responsiveness to quickly put in place a suitable production line for metal composite elements with reliable processes and procedures.
Established in 2006, located in Walker, Michigan, Plasan Carbon Composites (PCC) is a privately held manufacturing company and the leading supplier of carbon fiber parts and assemblies in the North America. We specialize in the production of Class A and structural parts. Our customers are North American Original Equipment Manufacturers and Tier-1s that need light weight product solutions.
PCC’s primary differentiator is a capability to work with our customer’s product design teams to optimize product value and in our innovative approach to manufacture carbon fiber parts in high volumes.
260,000 square feet of production space in two facilities designed to cut carbon fiber rolled material, form carbon fiber parts, machine formed parts to assembly specifications, bond subassemblies for structural integrity, prime or clear coat bonded parts and mechanically finish products to a surface quality that meets customer specifications. The Walker facility also includes quality measurement capabilities such as CMM, Faro digital imaging and a variety of product specific gauges. The core competencies that make up the PCC organization are: strong Engineering group with understanding in composite materials, automotive assembly and finish processes, Supply-Chain Management and Organization Development support by Lean culture and IATF 16949 Operating Structure.
Finally, we believe that our most important asset is our people who are being empowered across the PCC organization.
Tortech Nano Fibers was founded in 2010 as a joint venture between Plasan Sasa Ltd (Israel) and Q-Flo Ltd (UK), a spin-off from Cambridge University, UK. Using the core technology for the production of carbon nanotubes developed at Q-Flo, Tortech is developing a patented process for the manufacture of ultra-long CNT mats non-woven for a wide range of commercial and defense applications.
Tortech’s CNT mats non-woven offer a combination of unique properties such as high electrical and thermal conductivity, excellent EMI shielding, combined with low weight and chemical durability. They are easy to work with, making them ideal for a wide range of exciting new applications in the aerospace, energy, water tech and defense industries.