Leading aerospace tubing experts exhibit at AIRTEC 2015

PUBLISHED: 16 Dec 15

Superior Tube and Fine Tubes recently presented their range of high-strength aerospace products at AIRTEC 2015
Superior Tube and Fine Tubes recently presented their range of high-strength aerospace products at AIRTEC 2015

Superior Tube and Fine Tubes recently presented their range of high-strength aerospace products at AIRTEC 2015 in Munich, Germany. Incorporating a leading trade exhibition with a high-caliber international aerospace congress and a forum for B2B-meetings, AIRTEC has become one of the most effective platforms for the entire aerospace supply chain to create new opportunities.

For US-based Superior Tube and UK-based Fine Tubes, the event represented an ideal opportunity to gain an insight from the aerospace industry's leading OEMs,- including Airbus, Boeing, Parker Aerospace, Liebherr, Rolls-Royce and Kawasaki , and to engage with a wide range of existing and potential new customers. Since exhibiting, both companies have seen a tangible increase in aerospace business activity.

The meetings at the show indicated a particular demand for titanium Ti CP (Grade 1 and Grade 2), Ti 3Al-2.5V (Grade 9), and Ti 6Al-4V (Grade 5) tubes, matching both businesses' expertise in manufacturing those lightweight products.

Fine Tubes and Superior Tube plants also offer an extended portfolio of seamless, welded and redrawn tubes, in stainless steel, 21-6-9, 321 and 347 and Nickel alloys 625, X-750, and Waspaloy.

From supplying AM350 tubes for the Concorde program in the 1960s to manufacturing titanium tubing for the 5,000 psi hydraulic systems of the Airbus A380, Superior Tube and Fine Tubes have earned an international reputation for their innovation in developing high-specification products for the most demanding airframe and aircraft engine applications.

Exhibiting at AIRTEC was an important further step forward for the two companies. Having become part of AMETEK, Inc., earlier this year, they are now embarked on realizing the potential for powerful synergies with their new sister companies within AMETEK.

Fine Tubes and Superior Tube are units of AMETEK Specialty Metal Products, a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.

Fine Tubes Limited, UK
Tel: + 44 1752 876416
Email: sales.finetubes@ametek.com
Web: www.finetubes.com

More news from this company:
Under pressure? 60,000psi high performance tubes at the Offshore Technology Conference
Fine Tubes gears up for the recovery of the oil and gas industry
New Nadcap accreditation for Fluid Distribution Systems is the fifth for Fine Tubes
Securing a fourth Nadcap accreditation confirms Fine Tubes' aerospace manufacturing excellence
Fine Tubes and Superior Tube target Indian oil and gas market with presence at Petrotech
Titanium tubing experts showcase latest light weight products at Aeromart
Aerospace tubing manufacturers exhibit latest alloys at AIRTEC
Fine Tubes and Superior Tube see growing demand from the global nuclear industry
Fine Tubes and Superior Tube continue to extend 
their industry-leading nuclear capabilities
NORSOK-approved tubing for oil and gas applications at ONS 2016
Fine Tubes granted F4N status by Nuclear AMRC
Fine Tubes & Superior Tube showcase Nuclear tubing 
capabilities at the World Nuclear Exhibition
Fine Tubes awarded 'approved manufacturer' status 
by Kuwait Oil Company
Fine Tubes (UK) & Superior Tube (USA) 
are awarded contracts by Airbus
Leading aerospace tubing experts exhibit at AIRTEC 2015