DEFENSE

A Trusted Partner in the Defense Industry

We provide customized solutions and turnkey projects with rapid turnaround, partnering with contractors such as Northrop Grumman, General Atomics, Trandes, AMSEC, Serco and KES. We have over 13 years of experience in the construction and fabrication of a broad size and range of components for Aerospace, Surface Ship and Submarine categories, with projects as diverse as the construction of satellite communication radome foundations, flight simulator housings, full-scale mock ups, Predator and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) components, communications control panels and tables, safes, lockers, electronics trays and housings.

Capabilities:

We can fabricate parts in sheet metal, structural steel and heavy plate, from small prototypes to volume manufacturing and structures up to 100ft in length. We have certifications to NAVSEA welding standard for most metals including aluminum, stainless steel, carbon and nickel alloys, titanium and copper using certified MIG and TIG processes. We also TIG seam weld sheets and tubes.

Welding Capability and Certifications:

Our welders are NAVSEA/Military certified to weld the following metal types and processes:

Aluminum (MIL-STD-1689A, N/S 278):
Gas Metal Inert Gas (GMAW-MIG)
Tungsten Inert Gas (GTAW-TIG)

Steel (AWS D1.1/D1.1M:2006):
Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

Steel HY 100 (MIL-STD-1689A, N/S 278)
Stick Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

Steel (AWS D1.1/D1.1M:2006/MIL-STD-1689A, N/S 278)
Tungsten Inert Gas (GTAW-TIG)
Metal Inert Gas (GMAW-MIG)

Stainless Steel (316L) (MIL-STD-1689A, N/S 278)
Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG)

Our commitment

We have invested heavily in our Welding Certifications, and the inventory of marine-grade high strength steel plates to reduce lead times on dockside repairs to a minimum.  We provide value through our high quality and engineering input to specialized project.

NAICS Codes: 332999, 332322, 332710, 336611, 541330, 541512
CAGE Code: 49WF9
Contact us at sales@vortexengineering.com to for a quote.