Machining

Sonaca Group delivers a board range of aluminum & hard metal machining capabilities. Our one-stop-shop machining facilities are equipped with leading technologies such as high-speed machining pallet systems, robotics and lean manufacturing techniques. This allows us to machine any parts up to 18 meters long and master shot peening forming and stringer milling techniques.

Aluminum small and medium machining parts

New equipment across all our sites operates at higher speeds allowing us to make parts and more complex products faster.

Product identification

  • Aluminum machined metal parts
  • Small assemblies
  • Ribs, Fittings
  • Access Panel
  • Bracket

Location

Manufacturing sites & capabilities

Aluminum long bed machining & peen forming

SONACA MONTREAL is a fully integrated manufacturing facility with high speed milling machines, one of the world's largest computer-controlled shot peen machine, automated fastening machines as well as Canada's largest automated surface treatment line capable of processing aluminum aerostructures of 18m long by 3m wide.

Product identification

  • Wing & Empennage skins
  • Spars
  • Ribs
  • Fuselage Frames

Location

Manufacturing sites & capabilities

Aluminum stringer milling & forming

SONACA MONTREAL is a “One Stop Shop” for large aluminum wing and empennage aerostructures, we have a stringer manufacturing cell that includes a high speed extrusion mill as well as semi-automated break and twist forming stations.

Product identification

  • Wing & Empennage stringers

Location

Manufacturing sites & capabilities

Hard metal machining

This 5 axis configuration allows you to work on a part from 5 sides at once, drastically reducing the amount of setups on even the most difficult parts. We deploy technology on contracted product families and we have the right equipment for each product.

Product identification

  • Engine Fittings
  • Wing attach fittings
  • Pylon Chords
  • Bulkheads

Location

Manufacturing sites & capabilities