HAMILTON, Ontario – May 14, 2007 – FELLFAB Limited is pleased to announce the award of a 7 year contract with The Boeing Company to supply interiors for the 787 Dreamliner. FELLFAB® has supplied Boeing with interior cabin curtains and associated components since 2003. In addition, FELLFAB® manufactures a variety of Aviation interior products for commercial and military aircraft, including; seat covers, carpet kits, cabin curtains, and ground handling equipment.
Boeing identified this project as one in a number of high technology contracts, which meets the company’s C-17 Globemaster III Industrial Benefits program in Canada. The project was evaluated and executed through a rigorous and competitive process within Boeing and accepted by Industry Canada. It also aligns closely with the Canadian government’s Strategic Aerospace and Technology list of nine key technologies: Advanced Manufacturing and Emerging Materials, Avionics and Mission Systems, Communication and Control, Propulsion and Power Management, Security and Protection, Sensors, Simulation, Training and Synthetic Environment, Space, and Unmanned Vehicle Systems.
FELLFAB Limited, established in 1952, is a privately owned Canadian company headquartered in Hamilton, Ontario. As a manufacturer of innovative, engineered textile products to niche markets with unique requirements, FELLFAB® is a leading supplier to the Aerospace, Aviation, Military, Industrial, Transportation and Materials Handling industries. FELLFAB® is particularly proud of having participated in a number of significant contracts with major customers in each of its respective market segments, and also other prominent projects such as the Canadarm and International Space Station programs.