Business Directory: Manufacturing
Wichita and Sedgwick County is dedicated to promoting economic
growth and expanding business opportunities and is home to some of the most
successful corporations in the United States. The Cyberguide to Wichita
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Wichita ranks first in the world in production of general
aviation aircraft and is also an important centre for military aircraft
Learjet, now owned by Bombardier, Beech Aircraft, now owned
by Hawker, and Cessna, now a Textron company, remains in Wichita because of
their large manufacturing equipment investments and a skilled labor pool. About
two-thirds of Wichita's manufacuturing base is made up of airplane building,
employing about 44,000 people.
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- AIR-MAC, lc Quality CNC Machining Aircraft Products - Over
32 years of experience in CNC machining top quality aircraft, auto and other
Ametek B & S Aircraft
Parts - FAA approved repair station with the ability to overhaul / repair
starter generators, fuel systems, boost pumps and more.
- Apex Engineering Inc. - Aircraft parts and assemblies
The Boeing Company -
Engineering, fabrication, assembly and modification for both commercial and
Bombardier Aerospace -
Manufacturer of Advanced Business Jet Aircraft. The world's fourth largest
manufacturer of civil aircraft.
- Cessna Aircraft Company - Worldwide headquarters supporting
a fleet of 2,400 Citation jets and 150,000 piston and turboprop aircraft.
Inc. - Aircraft structural component, commercial precision parts, machining
and sheet metal fabrication
- Graco Supply Co. - Quality adhesives, sealants, paints,
coatings, primers, lubricants, tapes, cleaners and MRO products for the
Aerospace, Aircraft and Industrial markets.
- H & H Tool LLC - Full line of Monogram Wedgelock
fasteners and tooling.
- Harlow Aerostructures LLC
- Produce components from large bulkheads, spars, chords, stringers, to small
bushings, bolts, pins and bearings.
Beechcraft - Worldwide headquarters and principal business aviation
- L & M Aircraft LLC - Distributor of aircraft parts for
corporate and light planes that are not readily available through ordinary
distributors or manufacturing channels.
- Spirit AeroSystems - The world's largest supplier of
commercial airplane assemblies and components.
Besides aircraft construction, other important
economic activities include: oil refining, grain processing and storage, and
livestock marketing. Farm and ranch production rank Kansas first in wheat and
sorghum grains and is also high among the U.S. states in beef, veal, hogs, and
wild hay. Kansas farmers reclaimed their number one ranking for wheat export
sales in 1997.
Wichita is also a major producer of camping gear,
heating and air-conditioning equipment, snowmobiles, and a variety of other
products with more than 700 manufacturers.
According to the Wichita Eagle, during
the past 15 years, manufacturing's piece of the local employment pie has held
steady at about 26 percent.
Architectural Art Mfg.,
Inc. - Extruded metal expansion joint covers and trench / access
BG Products, Inc. -
Manufactures and distributes a broad line of specialty lubricants, greases and
Corporation - Nonprofit Manufacturing Company
Chance Industries, Inc. -
Builds quality amusement products for all areas of the amusement industry.
Chance Rides is the largest manufacturer of amusement rides in America.
Technologies - Custom design and manufacturing facility specializing in
Galaxy Audio -
Manufactures professional audio equipment
Great Plains Industries -
Design, manufacturing, and marketing liquid handling products for the chemical
and petroleum industries
Electric - Specializing in Automated Process Control Systems
- Heartland Plastics - A
blow molding company that specializes in small to medium sized production runs
of polyethylene and polypropylene items.
High Touch, Inc. -
Automation products and support
Manufacturer of high temperature insulation blankets
Isodyne, Inc. -
Tool-less Braid Termination System
KCE Welding &
Fabrication - Welding and metal fabrication shop
Industries, Inc. is the second largest privately held company in America
with interests in oil, gas, chemicals, chemical technology, agriculture,
construction materials, real estate, capital services and financial
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Manufacturers and suppliers of Commercial/ Industrial liquid
handling equipment and components
Love Box Company -
Package Designing and Development
Industries - Manufactures standard models of air and airless blasting
systems, aqueous washing systems, vibratory deburring equipment, powder coat
cure ovens, dust collectors, conveyors as well as custom engineered equipment
Automation - Your direct source for induction heating, saw
blade brazing machines, and heat treating equipment.
Service - Tool Grinding
Inc. - Manufacturer of decorative pressure sensitive vinyl
graphics for use on automobiles, recreational vehicles, marine products, and
for architectural signage.
Systems - Mobile remote-controlled video camera designed to
videotape surgery and used in Anatomy classes.
Air Circulation Systems, Inc. - Designs, manufactures and
markets proprietary consumer electric air fans and heaters
- Vulcan Chemicals - Chemicals produced by
Vulcan's Wichita complex are also used in thousands of consumer products,
including soaps and detergents, purified drinking water, pharmaceuticals,
photographic film, skin care products, paper, processed fruits and vegetables,
refrigerants, and soft drinks.
Manufacturing, Inc. - Contract manufacturer
Corporation - Manufactures barrels and screws for plastic
Wichita Business Resources
As the state's largest city, Wichita
is also a major regional banking and financial center,
health-care center and a magnet for retail,
construction, accounting and legal services.
Wichita ranks first in the world in production of
general aviation aircraft and is also an important centre for military aircraft
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Wichita is a regional banking center and a magnet for
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