STC/Spiral Tool Receives Northrop Grumman Supplier Excellence Award
On March 2 I go to Bethesda, Maryland on behalf of STC/Spiral Tool to accept an award at the Northrop Grumman Supplier Excellence Ceremony for our blue rating quality performance. It means that we’re top of the crop when it come to supplier performance.
Our quality rating is 100 out of 100 points.
It’s something that’s not easily attained/maintained, and it’s something we don’t take lightly.
Summer of steel
These parts start as 37 pound forged blocks and wind up at the end about 2.5 pounds. That a lot of chips.
And it pretty much kept our two 5-axis mills busy throughout the summer. And it kept me busy programming.
Eyes on the prize: Quality Integrity
Recently an email from a customer was brought to my attention. “Please keep bidding on contracts too. We need good suppliers like you that make us look good!!!!”
A little bit of history…
I’ve been NC machining for a while now. 50+ Years My dad let me run my first NC when I was 10 years old. A
CNC Machining for the Aerospace & Defense Industry
At STC Industries, we are committed to providing our American aerospace industry and military with the highest quality parts possible. We recently created three new parts utilizing CNC machining…
How do we make this part?
That’s the question that starts the manufacturing process of every job. Some parts are easy. The layout and methodizing process almost take care of themselves.