Helicomb

About Us

Founded in 1981, Helicomb is a vertically integrated, build-to-print, lean manufacturing facility that manufactures and repairs composite and metal-bonded parts, sub-assemblies and assemblies.

Serving Key Market Segments:

  • Commercial fixed-wing and helicopter
  • DoD manufacturing and spares
  • Military fixed-wing and helicopter
  • MRO–helicopter repair for commercial and military

Customers Rely on Helicomb International for:

  • Composite and metal bond manufacturing
  • MRO / repair
  • Kitting and assembly
  • Chemical (metallic) processing
  • Bond, prime, and paint
  • CMM inspection
  • On-site laboratory
  • Program management
  • Supply chain management
  • Manufacturing engineering
  • On-site tooling department and tool storage

Helicomb International was acquired by PCC in November, 2012.


Capabilities

  • Bonding - Nadcap Accredited
    • Carbon/graphite, glass, quartz, Kevlar, aluminum, titanium and stainless steel
    • Metallic, Nomex and foam cores
    • Epoxy, phenolic and BMI resin
    • Hand lay-up autoclave and oven cure for composites and metal bond
  • Prime and Paint
    • Corrosion-resistant bond primer
    • Paint preparation and top-coat application
  • Chemical (Metallic) Processing - Nadcap Accredited
    • Phosphoric Acid Anodizing (PAA)
    • FPL aluminum etch
    • Hydrofluoric, nitric and phosphate titanium etch tanks
    • Stainless steel cleaning & etching
    • BAC5555 certified
    • Northrop Grumman, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Sikorsky, and Triumph/Vought approved
    • Testing and verification lab
  • Onsite laboratory
    • Material property testing
    • Material receiving
    • Part qualification/coupon testing
    • Statistical process control
  • Facility and Equipment
    • Controlled Cleanrooms (Boeing Approved)
    • Autoclaves (Boeing Approved)
    • Laser Ply Projects (Boeing Approved)
    • Automated Ply Cutter (Beoing Approved)
    • 5-Axis Router
    • CMM - FARO
    • Chemical (Metallic) Processing Tanks (Nadcap Approved)
    • Prime and Paint Shop
    • Dedicated Tooling Fabrication and Tool Warehouse
    • On-site Lab with Tensile Testing Machines
    • Ovens
    • Freezers
    • On-site Tool Department and Tool Storage

Quality

You can be assured by our uncompromising quality. Helicomb has a long-standing commitment to the highest industry and OEM standards. We are proud to have earned the following:

OEM Approvals

Helicomb is a qualified/approved manufacturer for:

  • Bell Helicopter
  • Boeing Commercial
  • Boeing Defense
  • Northrop Grumman Aerostructures 
  • Northrop Grumman Technical Services
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
  • Triumph/Vought

Products & Services


Contact Us

Helicomb

Address:

1402 South 69th East Avenue
Tulsa, OK 74112

T:  918-835-3999
F:  918-834-4451

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