The Ranoli campus has dedicated manufacturing bays equipped to cater to Advanced Composites production. The facility includes controlled environment clean rooms, cold storages for shelf life raw material, curing facilities such as Autoclaves & Ovens, tape & filament winding machines, an RTM facility, special purpose machines for composite machining and spray painting booths.
The Advanced Composites facility is accredited with Quality and Process certifications from Indian defence organizations as well as global firms. The certifications include AS9100 Rev D, ISO9001-2015, ISO 17025, NADCAP and product specific certifications from NPOM-Russia, IAI-Malat, VSSC & HAL.
NDT & NABL Accredited Test Lab
The facility is equipped with an NABL accredited lab which includes state of the art UTM with extensometer, Differential Scanning Calorimeter, CMM, Laser Tracker and other mechanical / chemical testing equipment for Composites. NDT facilities include automated Ultrasonic Testing equipment for large components & A-Scan UT equipment with ASNT Level II certified personnel.
The Advanced Composites centre at Ranoli established various processes to meet the critical requirements of the BRAHMOS Missile program, Launch Vehicles, various helicopters & UAVs.
At present the centre is working on large components like sonar domes to cater to the Marine segment. We also have capabilities for ‘build to specification’ and ‘build to print’ for various Defence & Aerospace requirements.