MachineTek LLC, a leader in the field of honeycomb fabrication, welcomes Douglas Rupert as its new Quality Manager. Doug will be responsible for overseeing the company’s quality systems, customer audits and production part inspections.

Rupert is an engineering professional with strong industry experience in quality engineering, assurance, control and validation. He also has extensive manufacturing experience in the aerospace industries with Howmet Turbine Components and McDonnell Douglas.

Doug brings over 20 years of experience in total quality management systems, quality training, certification, and is a qualified internal auditor. His knowledge and experience will be instrumental in supporting MachineTek’s continued growth in the specialized field of precision honeycomb fabrication.

About MachineTek LLC

Established in 1992, MachineTek LLC is a value-added manufacturer in the aerospace composites industry specializing in precision fabrication of metallic and fibrous honeycomb core materials as well as machining high density foam, carbon fiber components, and bonded panels. The company’s capabilities include large-envelope five-axis CNC machining, heat forming, potting and core splicing to customer requirements and aerospace specifications. MachineTek’s quality management system is certified to ISO 9001:2015 AS9100:2016 (Rev D).

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