Shimco to Attend Aero India 2015

The 10th international air show and aviation exhibition will be held at Air Force Station, Yelahanka, Bengaluru from February 18-22, 2015.

MARKHAM, Ontario o (January 29, 2015) – Shimco, a world-wide leader in the manufacture of precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today their debut attendance at Aero India 2015 to be held February 18-22, 2015. Canadian Trade Commissioner D.P. Vittal Nath, based in Bangalore, was instrumental in organizing Shimco’s visit to Aero India, which will be attended by Peter Voss, President and Owner, and Jigar Shah, Account Manager.

Aero India is a biennial air show and aviation exhibition held in Bangalore, India at the Yelahanka Air Force Station. It is organized by the Defence Exhibition Organisation, Ministry of Defence and is held in association with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the Indian Air Force (IAF), the Department of Space and the Union Ministry for Civil Aviation. Aero India has emerged as one of the world’s most important and largest military aviation exhibitions providing a significant platform in bolstering business opportunities in the international aviation sector.

“Canadian Trade Commissioner D.P. Vittal Nath has provided tremendous support in arranging our visit to Aero India and setting up meetings with various key aerospace companies from India and abroad attending the show,” commented Peter Voss, President and Owner of Shimco. “With a rapidly growing aerospace industrial base, the Indian market is of great interest to Shimco. We are looking to increase our exports into India, partner with strategic distributors, and potentially set up a manufacturing facility there to serve this growing aerospace market with our range of precision-manufactured shims, tapers, spacers, washers and machined details.”

D.P. Vittal Nath adds: “Shimco has proven very successful in the aerospace supply chain, with relationships and long-term supply agreements with many key original equipment manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers such as Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Bombardier, UTC Aerospace Systems and Wesco Aircraft. As a Canadian manufacturer with a solid presence in North America, Europe, South America and Asia, Shimco can serve the Indian aerospace market well. It has been a pleasure assisting Shimco with their aerospace business development opportunities in India, and I look forward to our scheduled meetings at Aero India.”

About Shimco
For over 25 years, Shimco has served the aerospace, defense, space, industrial and other sectors worldwide. Shimco is a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge-bond shims, tapers and spacers in materials ranging from aluminum and titanium through to synthetics and composites.

Shimco offers a tradition of innovation, precision and execution, providing solutions that conform to exacting international and customer-specific standards. Shimco is an ISO9001:2008 & AS9100C registered company and their commitment to quality, on-time delivery, lean manufacturing and financial strength is unparalleled. Canadian Headquarters are located in Markham, Ontario.


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