Commercial space industry experiences steady growth

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By Gail Amole | Sep 15, 2016
Commercial Space Industry

The commercial space race has experienced a large amount of activity recently. The industry is seeing a steady increase in the amount of space start-ups, especially throughout the Seattle area. These companies are pursuing various space efforts including mining asteroids and lowering the cost of sending something into space by creating reusable rockets. But despite differing objectives, these visionaries are all working towards the same goal of making space more accessible.

GMN’s Beaverton, Oregon Division renews AS9100C certification

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By Cynthia Schulte | Dec 15, 2015
AS9100C certification

BEAVERTON, Oregon (December 15, 2015) – GM Nameplate’s Beaverton, Oregon Division has achieved renewal of the AS9100C quality system certification. The AS9100C certification is the quality standard for aerospace applications and is essential for supplying to the industry. As a part of GMN, this certification means that GMN Aerospace applies a quality management system for manufacturing plastic parts and value added assemblies for aerospace applications that meets industry approval.

GMN Aerospace congratulates Boeing Supplier of the Year, Interiors Winner – Aero Plastics

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By Paul Michaels | Apr 18, 2014
Aero Plastics Boeing SOY

At the 2014 Boeing Supplier of the Year Event, Aero Plastics was named the Supplier of the Year for interiors by the Boeing Company. GMN Aerospace congratulates Aero Plastics on their win and success within the Boeing supply chain.

This year’s Supplier of the Year for interiors is particularly encouraging for GMN Aerospace as we recently expanded our capabilities to included thermoplastic parts. Aero Plastics SOY win shows the need and value in high-quality plastic manufacturing within Aerospace.

GMN Aerospace Announces AS9100C Certification for Oregon Division, GMN Plastics

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By Cynthia Schulte | Dec 19, 2012
TUV Rheinland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEATTLE, WA – December 19, 2012 – GMN Aerospace announces today that the Oregon division, doing business as GMN Plastics, now meets the requirements of AS9100C.

GMN Plastics was audited by TUV Reinland of North America, whom approved the certification on December 11, 2012.  It states that GMN Plastics has established and applies a quality management system for the manufacture of complex plastics and value added assemblies.

GMN Aerospace by GM Nameplate Seattle achieves AS9100C Quality Management Certification

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By Cynthia Schulte | Jul 03, 2012
Seattle AS9100C Certification

On June 27, GM Nameplate Seattle’s quality management system achieved AS9100C certification. GM Nameplate supports the aerospace industry under the brand name GMN Aerospace and the new certification provides quality system updates and improvements, specifically focused on the aerospace industry.