Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association Adds MNP Corporation to Membership Roster
Grand Rapids, Michigan, July 8, 2008--The Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association (MAMA), a consortium of companies intent on attracting more aerospace business to the state, has expanded its membership with the addition of MNP Corporation located in Utica, MI. MNP Corporation is a diversified supplier of a wide variety of products and services, including precision fasteners, engineered cold-formed components, stampings, assemblies and powdered metal parts as well as plating and coating services.
"We're excited to be part of MAMA," said MNP president Tom Klein. "The aerospace industry is experiencing tremendous growth right now and all of the major players are seeking new sources of supply. This is a great opportunity to diversify our customer base and bring new and much-needed business into Michigan."
With the addition of MNP Corporation to its member list, MAMA represents 24 diverse Michigan AS9120, AS9100 and NADCAP certified manufacturers. Capabilities of the combined MAMA companies include CNC machining, heat treating, welding, stamping, hydroforming, plastic injection molding, laser and waterjet cutting, cold, warm and hot forming, NDT inspection, and more. MAMA Vice-President Craig Wolff says he expects membership to ultimately grow to over 50 firms.
The mission of the Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association is to serve and represent the interests of Michigan's aerospace manufacturing firms with a single, unified voice while providing educational programs and industry research to its members. It also serves to promote the capabilities of the Michigan manufacturing community to the global aerospace industry. MAMA is headquartered at 549 Ottawa Avenue, Suite 307, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Phone: 616-726-6770. Web site: www.michman.org.