Made in CT
- Company: Consolidated Industries, Inc.
- Category: Forging
- Website: http://www.consolindustries.com
- Location: Cheshire, Connecticut 06410
- Contact: Marc Fortin, 203-272-5371
- Congressional District: Fifth District
- Congressional Representative: Jahana Hayes
Consolidated Industries Inc. has been producing high quality forgings in Connecticut for over 64 years. Today, our company is a world class manufacturer of both closed die and open die forgings used in military and commercial fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters, jet engines and other diversified industries.
We are capable of producing forgings up to 150 pounds in size using ferrous, nonferrous and exotic alloys. Our quality systems are ISO9001:2008 and AS9100 Rev. C certified and several of our internal processes are NADCAP approved.
Consolidated is committed to Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing process deployment throughout our facility. We encourage our customers to allow us to participate in the design and development of their applications to help improve quality, reduce cost and shorten lead times.
- Aluminum valves and cranks
- Small titanium forgings
- Small steel forgings
Products & Services
Forgings produced by Consolidated Industries can be found in many aircraft, aerospace, defense and non-defense related products and industries. If it is forge-able, Consolidated can forge it. Capabilities include in-house heat treat, fluorescent penetrant inspection, magnetic particle inspection and lab testing, partial or finish machining services.
- Airframe structural forgings
- Cockpit flight controls
- Landing gear forgings
- Main and tail rotor forgings
- Missile components
- Power generation fins and blades
- Marine components
- Turbocharger impellors
- Medical centrifuge rotors
- Aircraft engine fuel nozzles
- Turbine blades
- Hydraulic actuators
- Piston rods
Contact information for this manufacturer is located at the top of this profile
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