Aircraft and Aerospace
thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics is a division of thyssenkrupp Materials NA, a trusted supplier in the aerospace industry for decades. thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics's online store, Online Plastics®, supplies a wide array of high-performance plastics used in commercial planes, military aircraft, and satellites to aviation, space, and defense manufacturers and their subcontractors. In addition to being ISO certified, the thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics Auburn Hills location is now AS9100 certified to meet the most stringent requirements in the aerospace industry.
As a supplier that meets this standard, thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics creates and maintains a comprehensive quality system for providing safe and reliable products to the aerospace industry that meet customer and regulatory requirements, as well as civil and military aviation requirements.
thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics provides full lot and batch traceability on every piece of material that ships. Our plastic material expertise combined with our AS9100 and ISO 9001 certification mean you can have confidence in your choice of thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics as your strategic partner for aerospace materials.
Our high-performance plastics feature unique properties that help manufacturers save costs while increasing safety. These plastics can handle extreme temperatures and save weight on critical parts. Engineers often look to an engineered plastic solution to improve quality, performance, and reduce fuel consumption. Certain engineered plastics and high-performance plastics, such as polyimides and PAIs, often outperform more traditional metals and typically weigh far less, helping to reduce the consumption of fuel. The team at thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics can assist with finding just the right materials for your specific application.
Notably, thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics is also an authorized distributor for DuPont™ Vespel®, a high-performance plastic material used throughout the aerospace, defense, and aircraft industries. We sell only authentic DuPont™ Vespel®.
Value Added Services
As with all the companies of thyssenkrupp Materials NA, thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics offers a wide variety of value added services that deliver customized material to help reduce scrap, material handling, and cost. Services include precision machining using laths, mills, routers, cutting material to size and even converting materials into finished parts. You will be working with some of the most educated suppliers in the industry with the AS9100 quality management system as assurance. We’re ready to help you be more successful.
Why thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics?
thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics is stocking distributor and fabricator of industrial plastic shapes. Our primary focus is engineered plastics for fabricators, machine shops and OEM communities. Stock includes plastic sheet, rod, tube and shape. We service many industries and it can be said that the plastics we carry are in everything from knee replacements to the Mars Rover and everything in between.
thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics operates 12 stocking warehouse locations and 9 sales offices throughout the United States. The company is structured around local distribution service centers that can provide fast, efficient delivery. Our processing system is customer–based, with a focus on top notch customer service as well as value added capabilities including custom cutting, inventory solutions, and full lot traceability of materials. We also provide machining and fabrication services as an added value to our customers. As part of the thyssenKrupp Materials NA nationwide logistics system, we are able to provide next–day delivery to the majority of customers in North America.
thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics has teams of experts in different focus areas to help meet your needs. Whether that’s through our internal logistics teams, our product managers, industry experts, or other customer service minded staff, we are focused on working for you to improve service, lower your inventories, reduce work in process and free up your working capital. At thyssenkrupp Engineered Plastics, we want to be your first choice for both materials and your supply chain needs.