AEROSPACE/DEFENCE

Ferra is an international, knowledge based company specialising in design, machining, assembly and test of aerostructures and advanced mechanical defence and aerospace assemblies. From concept to final product, Ferra works closely with its customers, suppliers and specialists to achieve highly efficient solutions to continuously reduce the total cost of ownership to the end user. Ferra houses one of the most advanced five axis high speed machining facilities. This capability, combined with extensive R&D and supported by high level design and assembly expertise makes us the predominant partner to the Aerospace OEM's for mechanical aerospace and defence sub-assemblies in the Australasian region.

Customer testimony in regards to the machining facility:

‘Working with Ferra, one of the best machining facilities in Australia was key to the success of the program ’  - Boeing F111 Project Management

‘Ferra is one of the best machining companies’ I have seen. You can see best practices applied thoroughout their business, and I would recommend a visit to the company should you be in Brisbane…’. – Tom Burbage Lockheed Director F35 - Quote Farnborough press conference

‘Our initial supplier was close to 18 months behind schedule. Ferra was one of the fastest and most efficient supplier transfer programs within the group, and brought the schedule back on track in less than 3 months'. – Eurocopter Supplier Management.

 

Images from:
http://www.lockheedmartin.com/
http://www.eurocopter.com/rmt/?modelID=513&nodeID=492
http://www.mazak.eu/jkcm/