State-of-the-art aerospace grade composites manufacturing capabilities

Learn more about: Composites Manufacturing

Patented 'out-of-autoclave' technology delivering cost efficiencies and enhanced performance

Learn more about: Quickstep Curing Process

Research & development programs for advanced composites manufacturing

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Welcome to Quickstep

Quickstep is an Australian listed company ASX:QHL at the forefront of advanced composites manufacturing and technology development.

Quickstep is the largest independent aerospace-grade advanced composite manufacturer in Australia. We manufacture using both traditional autoclave and leading edge out-of-autoclave production technologies for aerospace and automotive. Alongside our manufacturing headquarters at Bankstown Aerodrome - New South Wales, Quickstep also has a manufacturing and R&D facility at Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Geelong in Victoria and a Quickstep Process development facility in Europe.

We are currently partnering with some of the world’s largest aerospace/defence organisations, including the US Department of Defense, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Airbus, Thales, BAE and Ford.

We welcome enquiries from companies seeking advanced composites manufacturing solutions - including our patented out-of-autoclave Quickstep Process for aerospace and automotive as well as aerospace and defence build-to-specification or build-to-print contracts.

Special Announcements

Welcome Mark Burgess as CEO of Quickstep

Mark Burgess - CEO Designate 2017

We were very please to welcome Mark to our Bankstown site on Monday 8 May 2017. Mark will position himself equally between all Quickstep facilities.

Mark has over 20 years’ experience in the global aerospace and defence industry. His successful delivery of profitable growth and complex projects in advanced technology businesses has led to significant employer, customer and industry recognition. Mark has held leadership roles of increasing responsibility for British and American companies across Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia.

After a 16 year career in BAE Systems covering sales, contracts, project and general management Mark joined Honeywell in 2013 as Vice President Asia Pacific.  In this most recent role Mark had operational and P&L responsibility for Honeywell's defense, space and commercial helicopter business division in Asia.

Mark has extensive experience of governance and stakeholder management, working with public, private and not-for-profit sectors. He has managed several successful post acquisition integration projects and has held numerous board positions on subsidiaries and international joint ventures.

Mark holds a degree in Politics and Economics from the University of Hull and has completed several post graduate studies in business and operations management.

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Alisair Fraser. MoD Pyne PM. Kevin Boyle

L-R Alistair Fraser - JSF Project Officer – Quickstep, Marise Payne - Minister for Defence,
Malcolm Turnbull -  Prime Minister of Australia, Kevin Boyle – Chief Operating Officer - Quickstep


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