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From communications satellites to recreational space flights – we have entered a new era of space travel. As demand for spacecraft grows, we are supporting the industry with reliable machining solutions trusted by the major market players.

Space launchers, rockets, and more

From the largest components to the most complex cuts, there is no challenge too big for our machining and turning centers.

With big-budget projects, you need materials removal solutions you can trust. Our Cincinnati, Forest-Liné and Giddings & Lewis machining cells are already in play among major manufacturers in the space industry. Proven and trusted, these machines offer high-precision performance with maximum efficiency and minimum waste.

From engines to fuselage, your large and complex components are in experienced hands. We have been partnering with space craft manufacturers for decades, building bespoke solutions for a broad range of application requirements. Working with both new composites and traditional alloys, we promise a superior quality finish and precision you can trust.

Customized machines for your space craft application

Though space launchers have been in use for decades, the landscape is constantly evolving – bringing new machining challenges.

We offer more than just machines – we deliver solutions. Fives benefits from a broad range of experience across multiple countries, applications, and product lines. In addition to material removal, we can support your space craft manufacturing process with a host of high-precision tools. From composites and automation solutions, to cutting tools, laser systems, and more. That’s what enables us to be a complete solutions partner – and why we’re trusted by the biggest names in the business.

Whether your application requires drilling, milling, turning, pocketing, boring, or cutting – our adaptable machines deliver. Meanwhile, integrated robotics technologies and advanced automation ensure the lowest possible cycle times, absolute precision and consistent repeatability.