As the largest factory with about 1000 employees, divided over 8 buildings ( XXXX m2), Asco Belgium houses important production facilities within the Asco group. The mission of the Belgium plant is to cover the complete value chain from raw material till finished assembly in house in order to minimize throughput times.
Located in the logistic center of Europe, our European and international customers can easily be served.
Asco Industries' extensive machining equipment contains a variety of 3, 4 and 5 axis configured milling machines to manufacture the most complex machined components asked by today and tomorrow's market. By using over 140 mono spindles, multi spindles as well fully automated FMS systems Asco Industries is also able to respond to the highest quality requirements asked for machined components. Machined materials cover the whole range of aerospace materials with a special focus to different Titanium alloys.
All parts produced in Asco industries are finished in house in dedicated, state of the art and material related surface and heat treatment facilities including e.g. tempering furnaces, phosphating and anodisating lines and several painting lines and booths. This equipment is certified according to Nadcap as well as specific customers requirements and is supported by our own internationally recognized metallurgical lab.
The final assembly area marries in house machined components with outside purchased (standard) components. Complex structural assemblies including in jig riveting and assembly of structural components can be performed.
Lean thinking is part of Asco industries' mindset. Organizational principles like stock at line, takt times, heijunka, SMED, Andon and Kanban production management systems are implemented and continuously improved throughout the whole factory.
State of the art equipment requires state of the art personnel. Asco Industries has on site training facilities in which yearly hundreds of operators and students are trained for the whole Asco group.
Asco Industries houses also the technological competence center for the whole Asco group. A mixed team of engineers and experienced field operators is able to develop any technical production process used within aircraft industries responding to ever decreasing time to market demands from our customers.