Magellan Aerospace (Tour open to U.S. citizens only) 
Intermediate level

Complex precision turbine engine components

Thursday, Oct. 12 Location Code
7:15am-2:00pm Hynes Center, Level 3, Room 313 ThT/02



Note: This tour is for U.S. citizens only - attendees are required to show a current and non-expired U.S. passport.

See lean applied in a very large machine shop that produces highly complex precision turbine engine components. The multiple CNC machines all have identical setups, making worker flexibility easy to accomplish. On this tour, you will see standard work implemented at all machining centers and how the identical machining centers allow for quick changeovers, POUS and 5S. The company utilizes numerically controlled machines and employs computer-aided design technology. It is ISO 9002 certified and employs more than 120 people.


Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defense and space agencies worldwide. Magellan designs, engineers and manufactures aeroengine and aerostructure assemblies and components for aerospace markets, advanced products for military and space markets, industrial power generation and specialty products.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • U.S. citizens only
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Safety glasses
  • Signed non-disclosure agreement