COMPANIES Helicomb International Inc.



About Us

Founded in 1981, Helicomb is a vertically integrated, build-to-print, lean manufacturing facility that manufactures and repairs composite and metal-bonded parts, sub-assemblies and assemblies.

Serving Key Market Segments:

  • Commercial fixed-wing and helicopter
  • DoD manufacturing and spares
  • Military fixed-wing and helicopter
  • MRO–helicopter repair for commercial and military

Customers Rely on Helicomb International for:

  • Program management
  • Supply chain management
  • Manufacturing engineering
  • Tool design and fabrication
  • Composite and metal bond manufacturing
  • MRO/repair
  • Kitting and assembly
  • Chemical (metallic) processing
  • Bond, prime, and paint
  • CMM inspection
  • Onsite laboratory

Helicomb Terms and Conditions

Part of Synchronous Aerospace Group, Helicomb International was acquired by PCC in November, 2012.


Capabilities

  • Bonding - Nadcap Accredited
    • Carbon/graphite, glass, quartz, Kevlar, aluminum, titanium and stainless steel
    • Metallic, Nomex and foam cores
    • Epoxy, phenolic and BMI resin
    • Hand lay-up autoclave and oven cure for composites and metal bond
  • In-house Tool Design & Fabrication
    • Bond, route, drill, form and fixtures
    • Reverse tooling for legacy aircraft platforms
    • Tool repair and CMM Inspection
    • Digital Product Definition
    • Large tooling inventory for MRO and spare parts (onsite)
    • Unique tooling solutions
  • Prime and Paint
    • Corrosion-resistant bond primer
    • Paint preparation and top-coat application
  • Chemical (Metallic) Processing - Nadcap Accredited
    • Phosphoric Acid Anodizing (PAA)
    • FPL aluminum etch
    • Hydrofluoric, nitric and phosphate titanium etch tanks
    • Stainless steel cleaning & etching
    • BAC5555 certified
    • Northrop Grumman, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Sikorsky, and Triumph/Vought approved
    • Testing and verification lab
  • Onsite laboratory
    • Material property testing
    • Material receiving
    • Part qualification/coupon testing
    • Statistical process control
  • Software
    • CATIA® w/Composite Design and Magestic Systems TruLASER™
    • Unigraphics® NX
    • AutoCAD®
    • SolidWorks®
    • Kubotek Validation Tool Software
    • Verisurf Software
    • CAM2 Measure 10
    • ERP/MRP System
    • Portus Data Mining System
  • Facility and Equipment
    • Controlled Cleanrooms (Boeing Approved)
    • Prime and Paint Shop
    • Dedicated Tooling Fabrication and Tool Warehouse
    • On-site Lab with Tensile Testing Machines
    • Autoclaves (Boeing Approved)
    • Ovens
    • Chemical (Metallic) Processing Tanks (Nadcap Approved)
    • Laser Ply Projectors (Boeing Approved)
    • Automated Ply Cutter (Boeing Approved)
    • CMM - FARO

Quality

You can be assured by our uncompromising quality. Helicomb has a long-standing commitment to the highest industry and OEM standards. We are proud to have earned the following:

OEM Approvals

Helicomb is a qualified/approved manufacturer for:

  • Bell Helicopter
  • Boeing Commercial and Defense
  • Northrop Grumman Aerostructures and Technical Services
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
  • Triumph/Vought

Products & Services


Contact Us

PCC Aerostructures - Helicomb International Inc.

Address:

1402 South 69th East Avenue
Tulsa, OK 74112

T:  918-835-3999
F:  918-834-4451

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