On June 23rd and 24th, the Galician Aerospace Consortium, with the collaboration and sponsorship of the Xunta de Galicia and Abanca,organized the First International Congress of Aeronautics and Space in Galicia.
This event, which aims to promote the aerospace industry in Galicia, brought together over 200 professionals and included interventions of companies, organizations and institutions of the industry, at local, national and European level.
Francisco Puga, CEO of Delta Vigo, was one of the speakers at the Congress, and in his speech stressed the hours spent in the sector throughout the history of the company. He also said that his goal is to achieve greater international capacity for the coming years as: «A global world needs global solutions to meet their needs, and it is essential to give more added value to customers than our competitors».
June 16, 2015 – In the III Galician SME Forum held on June 15th at Santiago Rey Fernández-Latorre Museum in A Coruna, Delta Vigo was honoured with the Innovation Award for its professional career.
These awards, which are given by Banco Pastor and La Voz de Galicia, want to acknowledge the effort, history, dedication and talent of small and medium Galician companies.
According to the president of Delta Vigo, Francisco Puga, during the acceptance speech: «This award is a recognition of the work, the effort and the accumulated knowledge of each of the professionals that make up our corporate project. The success of a company is always a collective work».
Delta Vigo will attend to JEC Europe this year for the first time, the the most important Fair devoted to composites in Europe that will be held in Paris from March 10th to 12th.
During the Fair, Delta will present the latest developments made by Delta Carbon Fiber Technologies, the business division founded in 2013 and aims to manufacture carbon parts by automated / robotic manufacturing systems.
The developments to be presented at JEC are focused on double curvature panels with integrated stiffeners and manufactured in one-shoot process, and also focused on frames, where Delta technology is able to achieve repeatability, reliability and accuracy.
Delta Vigo can be visited at stand G76 in Hall 7.3.
From October 28 to 30, the 9th Airtec fair will take place in the Frankfurt Exhibition Center (Germany), where the latest technological innovations for the companies of the aerospace industry will be presented.
For the second consecutive time, Delta Vigo will participate in Airtec, presenting its latest innovations for the aerospace sector.
The German Secretary of State for Economics, Brigitte Zypries, will inaugurate this year’s fair, in which more than 300 companies of the aerospace industry will participate. Thirty countries will be represented, with many companies from the US, Europe and Asia.
In addition to product and service exhibitions and B2B meetings, Airtec will hold a world congress and various seminars about R&D, Supply Chain Management, and composites.
The nineteenth Automotive Quality Congress, organized by the Spanish Quality Association (AEC), took place in Vigo from October 17th to 18th at the Afundación Social Center.
Many companies from the national and international sector participated in this meeting, including Delta Vigo; various seminars related to the status of the sector and best practices were held.
The focus of this meeting was “Flexibility, a key for the future.”
The primary topics addressed during the various conferences were “Flexibility commitment and change,” «Logistical competitiveness,” “Global risk management,” “Evaluating suppliers’ performance,” “Lean Manufacturing” and “Lean Management,” among others.
The President of the Galician region (Xunta de Galicia) , Alberto Nuñez Feijóo, along with the counsellor of Economics and Industry, Francisco Conde, visited Delta Vigo’s facilities at the Technological and Logistical Park of Valladares, in honor of the inauguration of Delta Carbon Fiber Technologies, the new division of Delta Vigo.
This new division began after four years of research and development with the objective of becoming a “referent in innovative processes for aeronautical and automotive sector,” as the chairman of Delta Vigo, Francisco Puga, explained during the visit. Four patents for the manufacturing processes of composites for aeronautics came out of this work. Puga stated, “They were able to make some viable parts in carbon fiber that were not possible before.”
“This is one of the most important companies of Spain and Europe,” emphasized Feijóo during the presentation. The Galician President stated that the Xunta will lead the Galician aeronautic sector, for which Delta offered its collaboration.
Delta Vigo, founded 67 years ago, is specialized in high technology solutions and automation of manufacturing processes for various sectors, especially for automotive and aeronautics.
It has two plants in Vigo, one in Peinador and another in Valladares, from where it carries out the