Manufacturing

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RUAG Australia specialises in the manufacture of high precision and complex flight control, hydraulic and undercarriage components. RUAG Australia’s comprehensive manufacturing capabilities are performed to the highest quality standards and supported by extensive engineering experience and modern infrastructure. 

RUAG Australia offers complex, high tolerance machining down to 0.005mm and grinding clearances down to 0.0005mm or 1/100th of a human hair, with all precision manufacturing and grinding activities taking place in environmentally controlled clean rooms (Class 100 and Class 10,000). This high precision capability is supported by advanced metrology and inspection capabilities required to ensure we meet the most demanding requirements. 

With experience in a broad range of materials RUAG Australia has the capability to manufacture components up to 20” in size. 

Ultra Precision Centre


RUAG Australia specialises in the manufacture of high-precision components, such as i.e. matched sleeve and slide sets, for military and civil aerospace customers.

Projects & Highlights

F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program

RUAG Australia has been manufacturing components for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter since the System, Design & Development phase of the program in 2004. RUAG Australia is a sole source supplier to UTC Aerospace Systems and provides over 150 components for the Landing Gear and Weapons Bay Systems on the aircraft. 

Support of ageing aircraft fleets

RUAG Australia helps overcome obsolescence issues by manufacturing components for ageing aircraft fleets. 

Ultra Precision Centre


RUAG Australia specialises in the manufacture of high-precision components, such as i.e. matched sleeve and slide sets, for military and civil aerospace customers.

Capabilities

With well maintained, modern machines operated by experienced machinists, RUAG Australia’s manufacturing capabilities are supported by in-house special processing, non-destructive testing as well as assembly and test capabilities. RUAG Australia is able to meet the most demanding specifications and to provide affordable and complete manufacturing solutions to its customers. 

RUAG Australia boasts high levels of manufacturing expertise and extensive machining experience, which embrace:

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Jig Boring
  • Gun Drilling
  • Grinding and Honing
  • Additive Manufacturing

Materials

RUAG Australia is capable of working with a broad range of materials including:

  • High-strength low alloy steels
  • Stainless steels
  • Exotic Alloys
  • Aluminium Nickel Bronze
  • Beryllium Copper
  • Aluminium
  • Magnesium


Approvals and Accreditation

  • AS9100C
  • Nadcap
  • Lockheed Martin
  • BAE Systems UK