KMF Group supplies metal products, components and precision engineered metal fabrications to world leaders in the aerospace industry, supporting a variety of aircraft programs including aircraft seating and undercarriage components.
As one of few sheet metal fabrication companies in the UK to hold four BSI Accreditations, our customers in the aerospace industry can be confident that KMF engineered and fabricated metal products consistently meet and even exceed the stringent quality demands of aerospace industries.
KMF Group has future-proofed the global growth potential of the aerospace sector through the construction of a multi-million-pound 'Advanced Solutions' facility — a purpose-built aerospace engineering unit that operates under fully documented quality control procedures.
The KMF Group's unique offering of advanced precision engineering and high-tech metal fabrication can provide a single source solution for aerospace companies, from the trouble-free manufacture of one-off prototypes to complex component assembly and large scale batch production.
Our engineers are fully versed in working with advanced aerospace metals such as titanium, aluminium and specialist steels (S80), and our skilled workforce has years of experience in the machining of large and small, standard and complex components to the very highest specifications.
KMF is a complete strategic partner for major aerospace companies and industry suppliers with a comprehensive aerospace engineering portfolio that includes everything from machined components for commercial aircraft interiors to cabinets and frames for electronic and AV units.
Our industry-leading technologies include 3,4 and 5-Axis and sliding head machining centres that provide our aerospace customers with the very highest quality machined parts and metal fabricated products.
The aerospace industry demands the highest levels of quality and reliability with full material traceability and strict adherence to the AS9100 standards for quality control and management.
The KMF Group's continued registration to AS9100 underpins the quality management principles that extend throughout the whole company. Our quality control procedures and management system ensure a consistent and a reliable oversight across the whole supply chain.
KMF quality teams comprised of managers, engineers, technicians and machine operators oversee full compliance with strict standards throughout the manufacturing process from design to delivery. And our in-house Training Centre provides courses designed to improve operational knowledge and awareness from the workshop to the boardroom.
Our experience and skills in high-level value-added assembly work allow KMF to provide quality components right across the aerospace industry sector and, with more than 30 years expertise in the sheet metal fabrication and precision engineering industry, KMF is proud of its high industry standards.
The aerospace industry in the UK is now the second-largest in the world, the largest in Europe and a jewel in the crown of the UK economy. Official government figures show the UK aerospace industry directly employs 230,000 in 3,000 companies, from large multinationals to small entrepreneurial start-ups.
Improved supply chain performance and management are critical to the future of the sector as it develops innovative products for new, expanding world markets.
KMF Group has the capacity to manage manufacture and the supply chain, as aerospace companies drive to deliver on-time and at-scale in the highly competitive and cost-sensitive aerospace industry market.