We found this article about aerospace and defense trends and thought you would find it interesting.
2017 Aerospace and Defense Trends: Contractors as Local Businesses Around the World
“Military budgets continue to tighten in the traditional big markets. Emerging nations seek to protect themselves and their growing economies. Thus defense contractors — most of which have roots in the…Read More
Cord Master Engineering is fortunate to list many of the top defense contractors as our customers. This list released in 2016 is based upon contract obligations data from 2015. It is interesting that Humana cracked the top 9 as it is the only non-weapons systems provider on the list.
Supplying these companies requires in depth knowledge of the engineering, procurement…Read More
The future of combat operations may include unmanned ground systems (UGS). Heavily weaponized with a variety of combat attachments, these vehicles will be used in the most dangerous situations at first. Eventually they will be built in such numbers that they will replace infantry altogether.
At Cord Master we’re excited because these units will undoubtedly require cable harnesses and other…Read More
Should Cord Master Engineering make more COTS data cables?
At Cord Master Engineering, we are constantly evaluating and re-evaluating our product lines. One topic we’ve debated about over the past few years is whether or not we should be making a large portfolio of COTS data cables. What’s your opinion?
“Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) is a term used to describe the purchase…Read More
National Quality Assurance (NQA) issues certificate for ISO9001-2008 and AS9100C quality program valid until September 14, 2018
NORTH ADAMS, MA (PRWEB) JANUARY 05, 2017 — Cord Master Engineering achieved recertification of their AS9100C quality program. The certificate is valid until September 14, 2018 for manufacturing services for molded and non-molded wire harnesses, cable assemblies, electronic components and…Read More
Cord Master Engineering provides HUBZone lead tinning services.
What is HUBZone lead tinning?
Lead tinning services provided by a business that has HUBZone certification.
“HUBZone is a United States Small Business Administration (SBA) program for small companies that operate and employ people in Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZones). The HUBZone program was created in response to the HUBZone Empowerment Act created by…Read More
Cord Master Engineering provides lead tinning services. By applying tin to some materials the solderability can be improved so that soldering is possible. Tin plating then becomes a step in the hot solder dipping process.
“Some materials are easier to solder than others. Copper, silver, and gold are easy to solder. Iron and Nickel are a little more difficult….Read More