Macfab brings niche expertise to 33rd Space Symposium

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NEWS RELEASE: March 21, 2017: Macfab Manufacturing, an international supplier of precision components and sub-assemblies, will attend the 33rd annual Space Symposium, April 3-6, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Initially focused on US space policy and programs, the Space Symposium event has grown significantly in its scope and size, attracting upwards of 11,000 attendees representing a wide range of space-related industries and services from around the world.

“We’re looking forward to this event,” says Macfab president Chris Macmorine. “This is the first time we’re attending and we’re looking forward to expanding our network. It should be a great fit for Macfab, as we are actively pursuing new partnership opportunities in this industry.”

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Macfab is a niche player in the space business

Macfab’s wide range of experience in the space industry makes the company an excellent potential partner, says Chris Macmorine: “We do component prototyping and manufacturing for a number of space companies. Also, we are ideally positioned to collaborate with global firms that want to gain access to Canada’s upcoming defence- and security-related procurement opportunities. At the Space Symposium event, we’re looking forward to establishing new contacts and relationships.”

Macfab’s satellite and space industry experience and capabilities

Macfab is well established as both a developer and manufacturer of high-precision prototypes, components and sub-assemblies. The company has a long history in the space sector, most notably through its work with the University of Toronto’s Institute for Aerospace Studies and its Space Flight Laboratory, a global leader in microsatellites and nanosatellites. Macfab has specialized expertise in many other areas, including trace analysis and detection, night vision systems, and guidance systems.

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33rd Space Symposium - Macfab

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About Macfab Manufacturing

Macfab is a leading contract manufacturer of precision custom components and sub-assemblies for medical, life sciences, avionics and space instruments, and for equipment used in oil and gas, and defence and security industries. Serving customers across North and South America, the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia, Macfab provides prototype and production volumes, and offers a complete suite of precision machining, finishing, cleaning and assembly solutions.

Macfab was founded in 1987 in Toronto, Ontario, and has grown from a small machine shop serving the local engineering community to become a full-fledged manufacturer serving international customers. For more information, write to sales@macfab.ca or visit: www.macfab.ca

 

Macfab struts its satellite and space capabilities at SODA’s “Made in Canada” forum

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NEWS RELEASE: March 14, 2017: Macfab Manufacturing, an international supplier of precision components and sub-assemblies, will participate as an exhibitor at the 2017 “Made in Canada” event, to be held on March 30th in London, Ontario.

Presented annually by the Southern Ontario Defence Association (SODA), the event enables Ontario business operators to connect with OEMs, system integrators and other business leaders involved in the Canadian and international defence and security sector.

“We’re excited to be part of the Made in Canada event,” says Macfab president Chris Macmorine. “It’s a great fit for Macfab, as we are actively pursuing new partnership opportunities in this industry.”

Showcasing Macfab’s satellite and space offerings and capabilities

Macfab is well established as both a developer and manufacturer of high-precision prototypes, components and sub-assemblies. Notable areas in which Macfab has specialized expertise include trace analysis and detection, night vision systems, guidance systems, and other niche applications.

Macfab’s wide range of experience makes the company an excellent potential partner, says Chris Macmorine: “We are ideally positioned to collaborate with global firms looking to gain access to Canada’s upcoming defence- and security-related procurement opportunities. At the Made in Canada event, we’re looking forward to establishing new contacts and relationships in several of these specialized areas we are involved in.”

About the Southern Ontario Defence Association

The Southern Ontario Defence Association (SODA) is an Ontario Regional Association whose mission is to promote the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the defence and security sector. Its goal is to remove barriers and have an inclusive forum for SMEs, to network, find opportunities, and share best practices.

About Macfab Manufacturing

Macfab is a leading contract manufacturer of precision custom components and sub-assemblies for medical, life sciences, avionics and space instruments, and for equipment used in oil and gas, and defence and security industries. Serving customers across North and South America, the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia, Macfab provides prototype and production volumes, and offers a complete suite of precision machining, finishing, cleaning and assembly solutions.

Macfab was founded in 1987 in Toronto, Ontario, and has grown from a small machine shop serving the local engineering community to become a full-fledged manufacturer serving international customers. For more information, write to sales@macfab.ca or visit: www.macfab.ca

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Made in Canada - SODA event - Macfab

Made in Canada, to be held March 30, 2017, is presented by the Southern Ontario Defence Association

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Technicians in Macfab’s clean room are potting threaded inserts on a two-foot square aluminum honeycomb panel 

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