Supply Chain Management in Times of Crisis

Posted on September 9, 2020 by Quickstep

Procurement manager, Jason Jaensch, discusses what it takes for Australian manufacturing to keep the wheels turning during this unprecedented time of crisis.


Quickstep’s strong year of growth

Posted on September 2, 2020 by Quickstep

Composites manufacturer Quickstep Holdings grew sales, margins and profits in the 2020 financial year as all key production contracts in defence and aerospace achieved growth.
The Bankstown, Sydney-based company booked earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) of $4.6 million on sales up 12 per cent for the year to $82.3 million.


Quickstep Signs Letter of Intent on Sydney Aerotropolis

Posted on August 17, 2020 by Quickstep

Composites manufacturer Quickstep has signed a letter of intent with the state government which could lead to its involvement in the Western Sydney Aerotropolis being planned around Sydney’s second airport.

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Prioritising Technological Investment in Challenging Times

Posted on August 13, 2020 by Quickstep

Technology is progress, nobody questions that. It has the capacity to solve problems, yet sometimes exacerbates them, only to come to the rescue again.


Digital thinking is the way forward for manufacturers

Posted on August 6, 2020 by Quickstep

Caroline Tung of Manufacturers’ Monthly speaks to aerospace components manufacturer Quickstep and the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) to find out more about the importance of digitisation.  

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Quickstep Technology selects Jetcam and CrossTrack for nesting and material tracking

Posted on August 4, 2020 by Quickstep

Quickstep Technologies, a global manufacturer of composite solutions for the defence and commercial sectors, have selected and implemented Jetcam Expert nesting and the CrossTrack composite manufacturing suite to manage nesting and prepreg composite location and life tracking for its facility in Bankstown, west of Sydney, Australia.

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Quickstep progresses AeroQure composites process

Posted on July 31, 2020 by Quickstep

Quickstep has joined commercial aerospace supplier Spirit Aerosystems to produce aircraft structural components using its AeroQure process.


Quickstep grows composites sales despite COVID

Posted on July 21, 2020 by Quickstep

Quickstep’s full year sales were up 12 per cent on the prior year to $82.3 million, and the full year saw a positive cash flow of $200,000.


Boeing hires Australia’s Quickstep to produce Harrier parts

Posted on July 8, 2020 by Quickstep

Boeing said Tuesday (7 July) it hired Australian small-to-medium enterprise Quickstep Technologies to supply the United States Marine Corps’ AV-8B Harrier fleet with 260 urgent, obsolete aircraft parts.


Technologies & Tools for a Manufacturing Transformation: Lessons to shape the future

Posted on June 12, 2020 by Quickstep

Carl de Koning of Quickstep talks to the Australian Manufacturing Forum about operational transformations to compete and grow using new tools and technologies.  Read on to see his eight key characteristics important to advanced manufacturers.