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Sponsors the First International Brazilian Air Show
Brazilian event focusing on international aerospace and airport infrastructure
will take place March 29th to April 2nd.
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario (March 15, 2017) – Shimco, a world-wide leader in
the manufacture of precision parts and gap-management solutions is proudly sponsoring the first International Brazil
Air Show (IBAS) to be
held March 29 - April 2, 2017 at the Tom Jobim International Airport in Rio
Galeão. March 29-31 is dedicated to trade visitors and April 1-2 is extended to
the general public.
Peter Voss, President, CEO and Owner of Shimco joins Shimco Sales
Representative Monica Santos Souza to present the company’s capabilities in
aerospace precision parts manufacturing in booth 44. Souza brings extensive
experience in the Brazilian aerospace industry, with positions previously held
at Atech Negócios (Embraer Group) and AGS Aerohoses. For the last two years, Souza
has supported existing Shimco customers in Brazil and proven instrumental in
business development, lead generation and follow-up, obtaining RFQs, and negotiating
new supplier contracts.
"We are pleased to sponsor and take part in the first edition
of IBAS that is set to attract an international audience in the aerospace
sector,” says Voss. “This show is especially key for Shimco, as plans are in place
to open a local facility in Brazil with implementation of the initial phase of
this project targeted for this fall. The goal of the facility is to become part
of the local supply chain, by intensifying our capabilities with expertise from
local employees and expanding our reach into the vital Brazilian aerospace
IBAS aims to bring together the aerospace supply chain, airport
infrastructure, and commercial and executive suppliers to foster discussion
between these three sectors in order to bring about improvements to the market.
During IBAS there will be simultaneous events integrating several sectors of
the industry, such as business and general aviation, aerospace industry, air
integration and new routes, women representation in the industry, space and
drones in Latin America.
For over 25 years, Shimco has served the aerospace, defense, space, industrial
and other sectors worldwide. Shimco is a world-wide leader in the manufacture
of precision parts and gap-management solutions (such as laminated and
edge-bonded shims, tapers and spacers), in materials ranging from aluminum and
titanium through to synthetics and composites and in PEO coated shims.
offers a tradition of innovation, precision and execution,
providing solutions that conform to exacting international and
customer-specific standards. Shimco is registered with the Canadian Controlled
Goods Program and is an ISO9001:2008 & AS9100C registered company. Our
commitment to quality, on-time delivery, lean manufacturing, our employees, customer
support, the environment and financial strength is unparalleled. Canadian
Headquarters are in a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Cambridge,
We are dedicated in
being a preferred strategic partner to global aerospace, space and defence OEMs
and Tier 1 system integrators, suppliers and MRO organizations, providing value
and service on everything that flies.
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