Kaman Expands Its Medical Composite Customer Base

BENNINGTON, Vt. — December 10, 2019 — Kaman Composites-Vermont Inc. (KCV), a subsidiary of Kaman Corp,, announced the expansion of its medical imaging customer base with an agreement to manufacture complex composite assemblies for Carestream Health in support of its cutting edge DRX product line.

“Our in-house tooling and product design capabilities, coupled with our performance, allow us to provide the support our customers need when they look to increase market penetration at an accelerated pace,” said Alexander Gamble, general manager, KCV. “This new relationship speaks to the value we provide to our customers, especially those in the demanding medical imaging segment.”

Carestream Health is a dynamic global company with over 100 years of leadership in the markets that they serve. With over 6000 employees around the globe, Carestream Health is well positioned to assure unparalleled customer satisfaction.

“This new customer win demonstrates the strength of Kaman’s composites capabilities to meet the rigorous requirements of the medical market,” said Mark Withrow, vice president & general manager of Kaman Composites US. “Our ability to deliver upon our commitments of quality, on-time delivery, and responsiveness allows us to attract the top customers across end markets who are looking to partner with leading manufacturers to provide solutions for their advanced composite requirements.”

All composite detail parts and assemblies will be manufactured and delivered from the KCV facility in Bennington, Vermont. Deliveries are expected to begin in 2020.

Posted December 12, 2019

Source: Kaman Corp.