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  • Manufacturing Facilities

    All Davis Engineering products are manufactured at our Ottawa facility. We have extensive expertise in metal forming, welding, riveting and assembly.

    Find out if the Davis manufacturing facility is right for your Build-to-Order requirements.


Davis Facilities and Equipment

• 2600m (26000 ft 2) plant
• Grade level and loading dock access
• Access doors 4.27m wide (14ft) x 4.88m high (16ft)
• Hot Gas Wind Tunnel for model testing
• Material handling equipment to 7.6 tonnes (16000 lbs.)
• A-Frames, jib and overhead cranes
• CNC Machine
• Full range of shop tooling including cutting and welding equipment for ferrous and non ferrous metals

• Welding:
- GMAW and FCAW welding machines to 400A
- GTAW welding machine to 300A
- Resistant Spot welding
- Resistant Seam welding
- Capacitor Discharge Stud Welding
- Weld Manipulator and Seam Tracker Machine
- Weld Machine Calibration Load Bank
- Weld Bend Test Fixture
• Welding positioners - 10,000 lb. capacity

• Forming and Cutting:
- Plate shear 1/2 in. x 10ft, mild steel capacity
- Pinch type forming rolls 1/4 in. x 10ft, stainless steel capacity
- Press brake 12 ft x 300-ton capacity
- Sheet metal forming (English wheel, hammer machines, stretch forming)
- CNC Machine
- Plasma and Laser cutting

• Special Processes:

-Non-Destructive Testing
✓ Penetrant Testing
✓ Magnetic Particle Testing
✓ Positive Material Identification Testing
✓ Ultrasonic Thickness Measurement
- Glass beading
- Stress relieving
- Machining (milling machines, lathe)
- Riveting
- Passivation
- Electro Polish
- Painting
- Primer Coating
- Hardness Testing
- Water Break Testing
- Copper Sulfate Testing

Personnel and certifications

• A Certified Fusion Welding of Steel Company per Standard CSA W47.1 by the CWB
• A Certified Fusion Welding of Aluminum Company per Standard CSA W47.2 by the CWB
• Approved and registered welding procedures for stainless steels, Austenitic Nickel-Chromium Supper Alloys, Aluminum Alloys, Titanium Alloys, Copper, and mild steels per Standards ASME BPVC Section IX, ISO 15614-1, ISO 21905, MIL-STD-2219, MIL-W-6858 D, MIL-STD-248D, NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010/248, AWS D17.1, AWS D17.2, CSA W47.1, CSA W47.2 by the Authority in Ontario (TSSA, CWB, IACS UR-W)
• Qualified GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, RSW, RSEW, and stud welders / operators for stainless steels, Austenitic Nickel-Chromium Supper Alloys, Aluminum Alloys, Titanium Alloys, Copper, and mild steels per Company Standard Procedures
• A Registered Weld Quality Mark Company by the CWB
• Certified Retained Professional Weld Engineer by the CWB
• Certified Level III Weld Inspector per Standards CSA W178.2 and AWS QC-1 by the CWB and AWS
• Certified Weld Coordinator and Supervisor per Standards CSA W47.1 and CSA W47.2 by the CWB
• Certified NDT inspectors per Standards ISO 9712, NAS 410, CGSB 48.9712, and SNT-TC-1A.
• Certified Weld Inspector for Aerospace Fusion Welding, Standard AWS D17.1, by the AWS
• Certified Weld Inspector for Standards ASME B31.1, B31.3, CSA W59, and CSA W59.2 by the CWB

Quality Assurance

• SAE AS9100D Certified
• ISO 9001-2015 Registered
• Dedicated QA/QC and inspection staff
• Program audited and approved by major defence and aerospace contractors

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