Member News | Rockwell Automation

August 24, 2021

AIAM Member News✈️:  Dave Vasko, director of advanced technology at Rockwell Automation, appeared on the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation’s Innovation Files podcast to discuss the latest trends in industrial automation, including artificial intelligence and virtual reality, as well as how policymakers can boost manufacturing productivity and ensure the United States remains competitive. “From bottle manufacturing to machine repair, automation has made just about every industry more efficient and adaptive to consumer demands. But despite its omnipresence, policymakers have failed to fully understand what drives industrial automation and why it


Member News | GE Aviation

August 20, 2021

AIAM Member News✈️: The GE Aviation additive manufacturing center in Auburn has exported the 100,000th fuel nozzle tip generated on advanced 3-D printers in a site that is pioneering new methods for manufacturing aircraft engine components. “The fuel nozzles produced in Auburn are installed in the CFM LEAP engine, which entered service in 2016 and surpassed 10 million flight hours earlier this year. The CFM LEAP engine is a product of CFM International, a 50-50 joint company between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines. The fleet is providing operators with 15%


AIAM Welcomes BTI as New Member

August 18, 2021

The Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan is excited to announce that it has added BTI Measurement & Testing Services as a new member! “BTI Measurement & Testing Services is an AS9100D certified company who provides in-house Balancing services at our facility for 1 piece runs up to full production. Additionally we provide Dimensional Gaging, Eddy Current Inspection, & Spin/Burst testing services which many times can be done in process with balancing.” Learn more about our new member here.


Member News | Parker Aerospace

August 17, 2021

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) has honored Parker Aerospace, the global leader in motion and control technology, Supplier of the Year for customer service excellence in support of its ARJ21 program in 2020. The fuel, fuel tank inerting, hydraulic, and flight control actuation systems for COMAC’s ARJ21 aircraft are all provided by Parker. Victor Jorcyk, Vice President of Customer Support Operations at Parker Aerospace, said: “Through the efforts of our support team in China, we have expanded MRO capabilities utilizing our joint ventures and expansion of our in-country


Now Hiring | Administrative Specialist

August 16, 2021

Job Description Summary This full-time salary position requires strong administrative skills, membership /client relationship management, event coordination and basic bookkeeping capabilities. Job Duties 1. Administrative functions that include participation in multiple monthly board and committee meetings, preparing and distributing meeting minutes, identification and follow up on action items and written correspondence. 2. Membership / Sponsor Relation Management which includes processing membership renewals, monthly maintenance of the membership directory, onboarding new members, and expanding the association’s use of Salesforce 3. Event Coordination which includes the registration, set up and execution of


Member News | Calumet Electronics

August 13, 2021

AIAM Member News: With the hiring of Dr. Meredith LaBeau as Chief Technology Officer, Calumet Electronics has strengthened its commitment to developing on-shore, next-generation printed circuit boards for the American electronics industry. “As CTO, Meredith’s role has come at a critical time. The future of the American electronics industry is at stake for vital sectors such as aerospace and defense, an industry that must not only be able to design next-gen electronic systems but manufacture these systems within U.S. borders. At the very center is the on-shore engineering and manufacturing


HRU Technical Resources Highlight Week of 8.10.21

August 10, 2021

AIAM has teamed up with our member company HRU Technical Resources in order to bring industry talent directly to our member companies who may be looking to hire for a specific role. The highlight will be updated on a bi-weekly basis and published here on the AIAM Website for members only. Please login with your AIAM member credentials to view and download the latest list of candidates from HRU Technical Resources. Download HRU Talent Tech Highlight


Member News | Eckhart

August 9, 2021

AIAM Member News✈️: The United States Army has chosen Eckhart, a Warren, Michigan based advanced industrial solutions company, to improve artillery loading automation for Howitzer systems, a duty that causes soldiers strain and injury due to the weight of the shells and the small locations in which they operate. “In the Fortune 500 manufacturing environment that we have operated in for over six decades, there is an intense focus on optimizing the safety, ergonomics, and efficiency of technicians who perform assembly tasks each day,” says Travis Turner, general manager of


Member News | Eaton Aerospace

August 5, 2021

AIAM Member News: Eaton Aerospace helped make history with Blue Origin, successfully launching four people into space last Tuesday. By producing the hydraulic pumps that powered the controls on the ship, civilians are now able to see the future for space exploration and travel.  “One Mississippi company was able to help Blue Origin take this step. Eaton Aerospace in Jackson produced the hydraulic pumps that powered the ship’s controls, landing gears and rocket propulsion valves. Not only did they produce hydraulics for the ship, but they also provide these parts


Member News | Premier Thermal

July 29, 2021

AIAM Member News ✈️ Premier Thermal has announced that Z Capital Partners (ZCG) has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Premier Thermal to Aalberts, N.V., a Dutch manufacturer with facilities across the globe. The transaction is expected to close before the year-end. With the exceptional results generated through an effort to double its number of facilities and expand services with the ZCG team, they are ready to grow, scale and capitalize on new market opportunities with Aalberts N.V.  AIAM looks forward to witnessing Premier Thermal continue building on this