UK-based MSA Manufacturing Ltd (MSA) has reportedly added 16,500 ft2 of new factory space and improved its processes for reinforcement kitting and preforming.

The company’s facility in Wimborne, Dorset, now covering 45,000 ft2, includes three factory units, providing a range of services to OEMs and Tier 1 composite part manufacturers looking to outsource their material and kitting requirements, MSA says.

Outsourcing services provided by MSA include core and composite plate machining and kitting, cutting /slitting and kitting of 2D/3D reinforcement fabrics, prepreg, adhesive film, peel-ply and surface veils, 2D preform kit assembly of multilayer bonded reinforcements, and 3 & 5 axis milling, waterjet, wire and knife (ply) cutting.         

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