Inflite Engineering Services Ltd incorporating Aerospace Surface Treatments Ltd (AST), provide one of the UK’s larger and most accomplished manufacturers of machined and fabricated detailed parts from most types of metals, hard and soft. Our unique capabilities offer a comprehensive and advanced manufacturing service for the Aerospace and Defence Industries.

Founded in 1983 as H.E.Ltd, the privately owned company now has 3 purpose built manufacturing divisions in Stansted, Bishops Stortford and Manchester along with the final processing facility in Chelmsford. Total surface area occupied by the Group exceeds 950,000 sg ft. with annual sales in excess of $112M – employing nearly 700 people

As a Group we can offer a service taking full responsibility for the supply of OEM’s and tier 1 customers’ requirements including tooling design & manufacture, kitting, complex large assembly, details, finishing and speed shop supply. Our broad range of capabilities ensures that we can produced over 95% of any commitment in house reducing the inherent supply chain risks.`

Extensive quality approvals throughout the group include NADCAP, ISO9001/9002, AS9100, JARS 21 & 145 and a range of OEM approvals from over 30 major UK and overseas customers.

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