Strata Manufacturing (Strata), the advanced composite aero structures manufacturing unit of Mubadala Investment Company, has outlined its ability to expand production capabilities beyond traditional aerospace at the Unmanned Systems Conference in Abu Dhabi.
A composite manufacturing pioneer located in the heart of Nibras Al Ain Aerospace at Al Ain, Strata is the gold sponsor of the event.
During the summit, it highlighted the ability to facilitate composite production for unmanned systems and showcase advanced technologies deployed across its ‘Made with Pride in the UAE’ aero structures product portfolio.
Speaking at the conference today (February 22) at Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre (Adnec), Strata CEO Ismail Ali Abdulla, participated in a panel of industry experts emphasising the Unmanned Systems’ role in supporting multi-domain operations.
The conference was held a day before the Umex Exhibition 2020, which will run from February 23 to 25 at the same venue.
“Strata has established itself as a trusted partner of choice for the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers and has since developed our capabilities to provide composite manufacturing to further industry verticals,” remarked Abdulla.
“Our adoption and deployment of next-generation technologies is a major contributor to our diversification and expansion of Strata’s ‘Made with Pride in the UAE’ product portfolio,” he stated.
"Strata’s strategy is focused on sustaining its business by constantly investing in people’s capabilities and new technologies; this has already made a positive impact on Strata’s operational blueprint. We have witnessed at Strata’s manufacturing facility how Fourth Industrial Revolution solutions complement our current workforces to improve manufacturing efficiencies and quality," he added.
Aiming to highlight the advanced engagement of missions and operations in the light of 4IR, the 4th Unmanned Systems Conference hosted a world-class speaker line-up, with industry leaders converging to discuss trends and drivers, as well as opportunities and challenges poised to shape the future of unmanned systems and the 4IR.
A long-established adopter of cutting-edge technologies, Strata works with leading aircraft manufacturers including Airbus, Boeing, Leonardo, and Pilatus. Based at Nibras Al Ain Aerospace Park, Strata supports the development of a leading aerospace hub in Abu Dhabi as part of the emirate’s economic diversification initiatives.
Established in 2009, Strata has partnerships with the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers such as Airbus, Boeing and Leonardo-Finmeccanica Aero-structures Division as well as a Tier one supplier to SAAB and SABCA.-TradeArabia News Service