Welcome to Quickstep

Quickstep is an Australian publicly listed company (ASX:QHL), at the forefront of advanced composites manufacturing and technology development for the global market.

A global provider of advanced composite solutions to the aerospace, defence, automotive and other advanced manufacturing sectors, Autoclave About usQuickstep is able to manufacture complex composite parts and assemblies for ‘build to print’ applications, along with the design, development and manufacture of complex engineered products for its customers.

Quickstep is the largest independent aerospace-grade advanced composite manufacturer in Australia, partnering with some of the world’s largest Aerospace/Defence organisations including: Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, BAE Systems, as well as Victorian-based Marand Precision Engineering.

Quickstep operates from state-of-the-art aerospace manufacturing facilities at Bankstown Airport in Sydney, NSW, Australia; a site for the advanced manufacturing of composite parts and R&D/ process development centre in Geelong, Victoria, Australia; and a development and customer support operation in Munich, Germany.

Qure About UsQuickstep is an approved supplier for the international F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program - the largest military aerospace program in the world, valued in excess of US$300 billion worldwide. Quickstep has also been selected by Lockheed Martin as the sole supplier of composite wing flaps for the military C-130J “Super Hercules” and commercial LM-100J transport aircraft.

Quickstep has developed significant capabilities and expertise in the production of aerospace and automotive grade, advanced composite components, using both conventional autoclave-based manufacturing and leading proprietary out-of-autoclave production technologies (developed in-house and patented).

Quickstep has developed in-house composite material manufacturing solutions, with the ability to produce lower cost, high quality carbon fibre components, at higher volumes than traditional process technologies, such as Autoclave curing.

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Special Announcements

Quickstep’s ‘Italian Job’ at JEC World

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JEC World, the world’s pre-eminent composites exhibition and innovation display, was held for three days in Paris recently, with organisers saying that the annual event had more than 1,300 exhibitors and 42,445 visitors from 115 countries. A number of senior executives from the major companies in the aerospace, automotive and transport industries attended JEC, looking for the latest innovations in lightweighting and the use of advanced composite materials, along with new advancements in composites manufacturing processes.

Quickstep had five people attend the three day event, to review all the latest innovations in composites technology and materials and to meet with a range of existing and potential customers to discuss opportunities for the use of Qure and the Quickstep Production System (QPS) in the European market.

Quickstep met a number of potential customers with The ATR Group, our new sales and manufacturing partner for the European market. The ATR Group, based in Colonnella Italy, manufactures and supplies advanced composite components for the automotive, aerospace and other industrial markets. This partnership with ATR will accelerate the commercialisation of our proprietary out-of-autoclave process technology, Qure, and QPS, which have been extremely well received by prospective automotive and aerospace customers, as well as leading raw material suppliers in the European market.

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Click here to watch & listen to Mark Burgess on Sky News talking about the FY18 Half Year Result and the future of Quickstep


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