Aerospace Composite Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Aerospace Composites Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (ACM), a manufacturer of advanced composite components for aerospace industry, is a strategic alliance between U.S. joint-venture partners, The Boeing Company and Hexcel Corporation. ACM produces primary and secondary composite structure parts for all of Boeing’s commercial aircrafts.
Established in 1998, the joint-venture is based in Bukit Kayu Hitam, Kedah, Malaysia. The $32 million ACM plant was officially opened by Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad in September 2002.
In 2005, ACM became the world’s sole producer of aileron composites for the Next-Generation 737 commercial jetliner. Before producing ailerons, ACM was the sole producer and distributor of the fixed trailing-edge composite and fixed leading-edge composite for the Boeing 737, 747, 757, 767 and 777 commercial airplane models.
In 2008, Boeing selected ACM to provide the elevator and rudder machined honeycomb core for the 777.
In November 2013, ACM celebrated a 40 percent expansion to support increased production by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. The $17 million investment allows ACM to continue expanding production of composite flight surfaces for all Boeing airplane programs, including the 787 Dreamliner.
In 2017, ACM commenced with new 777X work, including composite fixed trailing edge panels and empennage panels. In May of 2018, ACM was recognized as having an outstanding safety culture, achieving 5 years and 10 million-man hours without a lost time due to injuries.
Technologies and Competences
Aerospace Composites Malaysia Sdn Bhd manufactures flat and contoured primary and secondary structure composite bond assemblies and sub-assemblies for aerospace industries. It offers aileron skins, spoilers, and spars; and flat panels, leading edges, trailing edges, and miscellaneous components.
Products and Services
Components and machining
|Name||: Zainal Shukri B. Sidek @ Abdul Aziz|
|Designation||: Chief of Staff|
|Company||: Aerospace Composites Malaysia Sdn Bhd|
|Contact||: (O) +604 9217 714
: (M) +6012 601 8521