Composites Manufacturing Support

"Scale-up or optimize in-house composite production lines"

CSS' Composites Manufacturing Support services help Clients transition from successful Composites Product Development efforts to in-house fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite production.

We offer composite production scale-up and optimization services for hand and semi-automated layup, compression molding, Bladder Inflation Molding (BIM) and resin infusion (VARTM) composite manufacturing operations.

Composites Manufacturing Support Services

New Production Lines

  • Manpower Estimates
  • Capital Investment Estimates
  • Production Tooling Design
  • Production Work Cell Layout
  • Process Automation Assessment
  • Test Method Development
  • Process & Job Traveler Creation

Existing Production Lines

  • Tooling Design Optimization
  • Equipment Upgrades
  • Work Flow Improvements
  • Process Automation
  • Material Scrap Reduction
  • Rejection Rates Reduction
  • Warranty Problem Resolution

Reshoring Composites Production

CSS' Composites Manufacturing Support services can also be tailored to help Clients move labor intensive high volume FRP composite production lines back to the States.

CSS' Reshoring efforts can include definition of manufacturing operations, tooling and equipment needs, floor space requirements, work cell designs, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), staffing requirements, etc.