Leading aerospace companies and research universities have joined nearly 50 area workforce training, venture capital, economic development, labor, tribal and government groups in the Inland Northwest to support establishing the American Aerospace Materials Manufacturing Center (AAMMC). If selected, the AAMMC tech hub will establish a world-class testbed for production, commercialization, and entrepreneurship in the Inland Northwest.
ATC Manufacturing, a Lakeside company, has been chosen as a key partner on NASA’s Hi-Rate Composite Aircraft Manufacturing (HiCAM) project. As a key member of both the HiCAM project and the Advanced Composites Consortium, ATC will continue to lead advancements in sustainability, durability, and performance for the aerospace and high-performance materials industries.
Partner David Leach was recently honored by SAMPE as a distinguished Fellow for 2022. This honor is in recognition of 30+ year career developing materials, specifically thermoplastic composites for aerospace and high-performance applications.
David Leach has been announced this week as one of four people selected as a SAMPE Fellow in 2022. SAMPE is the leading professional society for high performance composites. He will be honored at a ceremony at CAMX in October
ATC has several in-house experts in thermoplastic components. One of those experts is David Leach. In 2022, ATC and David have been presenting at industry conferences on innovation in TPC’s.
ATC Manufacturing, a Lakeside Company, is currently featured in CompositesWorld Magazine as a leading expert
ATC Manufacturing, a Lakeside Company, was recently named a top composites shop by CompositesWorld. CompositesWorld, in cooperation with Gardner Intelligence, launched the CW Top Shops benchmarking survey, designed to help composites manufacturing operations measure and assess how well they compare to other members of the industry.
ATC Manufacturing is preparing for a forecasted 100% boost in revenue over the next two years. This growth can be attributed to Lakeside Companies active private equity in ATC. This has allowed the company to invest in new technologies to capitalize on the increased use of thermoplastic composites (TPC) in the industry.