Composite Solutions

At Nor-Ral, we work with the customer to deliver a solution that fits their needs. No matter the size of the project, we have the expertise, facilities and equipment to deliver. Our composites division specializes in fabricating the highest quality parts and tooling using the latest in manufacturing processes. Coupled with Nor-Ral’s engineering staff, 5-axis machine shop and in-house tooling department, our composites production division has to capability to take a project from concept to final assembly. Due to the flexibility of our organization, we have the ability to quickly adapt to production requirements and manufacture products to accommodate many special needs such as “Aircraft on Ground” situations.

Parts

Drawing from our extensive in house capabilities and a carefully monitored supply chain, we are able to offer our customers a wide array of products and services that is second to none. Our composites division supports many of the most popular defense and commercial platforms in use today.

Examples of what we offer:
• Composites laminating (prepreg, VARTM and wet)
• Honeycomb structures
• Thermoforming
• Injection molding
• Assemblies
• Painting/Finishing

Tooling

Having started out in the tooling industry over 40 years ago, we have the knowledge and experience to fabricate any tooling required for our in house applications as well as customer requirements. Production delays due to tool repair or replacement are minimal compared to our competitors who lack an established tooling department.

Engineering
Our engineering experts design parts and tooling for aerospace, space, and marine applications. Nor-Ral Plastics works closely with our customers through the design and approval process to ensure that designs are both practical and cost-effective. Our engineering capabilities include the following:

• Structural and mechanical design using the latest CAD software packages

• Software includes:

CATIA V4 and V5
CIMATRON
AUTOCAD
INVENTOR