ADS Toulouse: tier 3 members

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Aeromet International PLC is a UK-based, world leader in the production of premium quality Aluminium and Magnesium Sand Castings. Aluminium Investment Castings. SOPHIA High Property Aluminium Investment Castings and A20X® High Property Castings for the aerospace, military and defence industries from its 3 facilities.

Aeromet also offers castings fully machined, surface treated/painted, assembled and kitted as per customer requirements.

Aeromet hold NADCAP, AS 9100 2000 and BS EN ISO 9001 approvals as well as approvals from many of the world’s leading aerospace and defence companies.

Accreditation: AS 9100: Rev C, ISO 9001:2008, NADCAP for Chemical Processing, Heat Treatment, NDT, PFD and Welding.  ASD Common Industry Standards for Anti Corruption, Customer Approvals, OEM Approved.

Component: Avionic chassis’ and housings, escape doors, fuel pumps, heat exchangers, air intakes, aircraft canopies, structural castings, wing tips, fuel connectors and transmission castings.

Facilities: Machining, Manufacture, Mechanical Assembly, Tooling, Treatment.

Markets: Air – Civil – Defence – Land.

Materials: Aluminium, Magnesium.

ALA France

ALA France has more than 40 years of experience in the supply of fasteners, fittings, seals, bearings, machined parts and sub-assemblies for the aircraft and defence industry.

ALA France is an international company focusing on supply chain management providing ‘on demand’, direct line feed, vendor management and distribution services.

ALA France’s ability to efficiently organise the supply of parts from multiple sources means it is project managing a supply chain of substantial combined resource.


The Bollhoff Group, established in 1877, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of fasteners and assembly systems.

The family-run company focuses on long-term success, achieved through highly qualified employees, innovative products and customized services.

The product range comprises different technologies, e.g. thread reinforcement, riveting, adhesive technology and many more, which are exclusively manufactured at Bollhoff production facilities. They are subject to stringent quality checks in every single production step.

Bollhoff is represented by own distribution facilities and production sites in 24 countries on all continents.



BOXARR is an enterprise-class powerful software platform which enables people to collaboratively create Digital Twin models of their complex organisational challenges, capturing human knowledge & expertise at ‘real world’ scale through the intuitive medium of Boxes and Arrows.

These Digital Twin models can be visualized, filtered, processed, simulated, and analysed across multiple contexts and scenarios: identifying hidden risks, and revealing opportunities for time/cost/risk optimization.

BOXARR’s proven paradigm can be applied and shared across a wide arrange of challenges such as: force design/integration; systems-engineering; programme/mission planning and sustainment; joint-operations; supply-chain resilience; operational & logistical process; and more.

Castle Metals


Castle Metals Aerospace (CMA) is the recognized leader of high performance metals and supply chain solutions, supporting the global aircraft, aerospace & defense industry.

With over 70,000 specific products in stock, and continuous access to virtually every global raw material producer, Castle Metals Aerospace is exceptionally well positioned to support your metallic raw material needs covering anything from single piece spot purchases to multi-year, highly complex, just-in-time, requirements-based contracts.

Castle Metals Aerospace maintains nine strategically located full-service stocking and processing facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. These facilities stock most types of aluminum, titanium, stainless steel and specialty steel products to support the widest range of aircraft, aerospace & defense requirements and applications.

Combined with the additional global resources of the entire A. M. Castle & Co. organization, Castle Metals Aerospace is further supported with over 40 customer-focused processing and stocking locations worldwide to enhance our ability to deliver the highest quality products at an exceptional value.


Cyient is a world-class partner for delivering solutions to blue chip customers across the globe. With our team of talented and experienced professionals, we work closely with our clients to help them achieve their business objectives. We help our customers by delivering a multitude of services throughout the product lifecycle from concept through delivery and beyond, as well as process and network engineering, data transformation and analytics.

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Darchem is a subsidiary of the US quoted, Seattle based, Esterline Technologies Corporation.

We have three areas of aerospace expertise: Insulation Systems; Metallic Honeycomb; Structural components.
Between these areas we supply around 600 different part numbers on existing Airbus platforms. This includes Over 200 parts on A350, Over 150 parts on A380, Over 150 parts on A400M.

In addition to Airbus direct supply, Darchem also supplies GKN, Sonaca, Safran, PFW, Premium Aerotech, Senior
Darchem’s commitment to Lean / Continuous Improvement resulted in our being assessed as the best Company for implementing the Esterline Operating System at the end of 2016.

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The Doncasters Group is a leading international manufacturer of high-precision alloy components which are designed to operate in the most demanding of conditions.

With 240 years of experience, this agile group is constantly developing its expertise to best serve OEMs in the aerospace, industrial gas turbine and specialist automotive markets.

Core areas of expertise include new product development, precision casting, superalloy production and the supply and manufacture of automotive stud welding equipment.



Maycast-Nokes is one of the leading suppliers of fully finished machined castings, with over 40 years of experience in the industry.

We are a major manufacturer of precision parts in both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, currently supplying aerospace, defence, electronics and engineering industries throughout the world.

Our customer approvals include BAE Systems, Safran, UTAS, GE Aviation, Zodiac, MBDA, Thales and Liebherr Aerospace.

Using the latest in materials technology we offer on-site casting, machining and assembly.  We also have Nadcap approved heat treatment and non-destructive testing facilities.

We carry out NDT inspections on our own castings and also offer these services as an independent sub-contract service.


Rolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver the cleanest, safest and most competitive solutions to meet our planet’s vital power needs.

With the digital revolution blurring the boundaries between our physical products and the services we provide, we see a future where our engines are connected, contextually aware and even comprehending. A future where we design and test engines digitally, service them remotely and manage them through their digital twin. A future where, once again, we are pioneering the power that matters, just like we have throughout our history.


SENIOR Aerospace

SENIOR Aerospace: Empowerment of autonomous, collaborative operations with an absolute commitment to safety, ethics and talent development.

To be a trusted and collaborative high value-added engineering and manufacturing company producing sustainable growth

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Singapore Aerospace (SAM)

Singapore Aerospace Manufacturing (SAM) are an established aerospace supplier supporting the world’s major OEMs such as Rolls Royce, GE, Safran Nacelles and Pratt and Whitney. JW Kane, situated in Northern Ireland, became part of the SAM group in 2019 and their engineering expertise coupled with their proximity to Europe form a strategic part of SAM’s growth plans in Europe and the US

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SWIFT Aerospace



Takumi Precision Engineering is a contract precision engineering business and operates across a diverse range of industries though  Aerospace  has grown to be the leading sector.

Takumi has ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO13485  and AS9100 certification as well as being an SC21 Bronze holder.

Customer approvals include Bombardier, GKN, Patton Air, Rockwell Collins, Thompson Aerospace and Figiac.

The company occupies its own building in Raheen, Limerick, has 72 employees and revenues in excess of €7 million.



Wesco Aircraft is the world’s leading independent distributor and provider of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry.

Our services range from traditional distribution to the management of supplier relationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, chemical management services, third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics and point-of-use inventory management.

Wesco Aircraft offers one of the world’s broadest portfolios of aerospace products, including C-class hardware, chemicals and electronic components and comprised of more than 500,000 active SKUs.

Core activities

  • Chemical Management Services
  • Chemical Data Management
  • Composite Management Services
  • JIT Management
  • Kitting Services
  • Quality Management Services
  • Vending Services
  • Vendor Managed Inventory
  • 3PL & 4PL Services