Vulcan is a high precision machine shop that for 30 years has specialized in manufacturing fluid system components for the aerospace and military industries. Their customers include major systems providers which manufacture delivery systems with operating pressures up to 8000 PSI and proof pressures up to 20,000 PSI. Vulcan has been an industry leader for over 30 years and continues to be one of the few producers that can maintain the tolerances and critical performance criteria demanded by this sector of the aerospace industry.
QED is a manufacturer of precision pressure gauges and cockpit accelerometers and a supplier to prime contractors and major subcontractors in aerospace and military equipment for over 50 years. Attaining ISO9001 certification in 2011, QED has specialized in the manufacture of unique, application specific instruments which meet or exceed customer requirements for environment, weight, space, configuration and performance in the most demanding applications.
The combined expertise of QED and Vulcan is expected to offer the existing customers of both firms significant gains in capability, capacity, and performance. The addition of the Vulcan staff’s expertise and equipment to QED’s existing machining capability will provide existing and future customers a longstanding and reliable resource for complex machined and custom designed fixtures and specialized tooling.