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Press Releases from Shimco (17 total)

Peter Voss Named Professional of the Year by Worldwide Branding for Excellence i …

MARKHAM, Ontario (May 8, 2015) – Peter Voss, President, CEO and owner of Shimco, has been recognized by Worldwide Branding for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in specialty product design and manufacturing. Shimco is a world-wide leader in the manufacture of precision parts, laminated and edge-bonded shims, tapers and spacers, in materials ranging from aluminum and titanium through to synthetics and composites. For over 25 years, Shimco has served the aerospace,

Shimco Set for Growth in Brazil

MARKHAM, Ontario (April 22, 2015) – Shimco, a world-wide leader in the manufacture of precision parts, laminated and edge-bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today the appointment of Monica Santos Souza as the exclusive Sales Representative for Shimco in Brazil. The agreement was finalized during a recent AIAC business development mission to Brazil, attended by Peter Voss, President, CEO and Owner of Shimco. The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada

Shimco Wins Business Excellence Award

MARKHAM, Ontario (November 18, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today the receipt of the award in the category of Innovation at the Markham Board of Trade's 2014 Business Excellence Awards Gala held November 6, 2014 in Markham, Ontario, Canada. Peter Voss, President and Owner of Shimco and Shimco’s senior management team attended the black-tie event to accept

Shimco to Exhibit at MRO Europe 2014 in the Ontario Pavilion

MARKHAM, Ontario (October 01, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today their participation at the MRO Europe exhibition to be held at IFEMA in Madrid, Spain from October 8-9, 2014. In the Ontario Pavilion booth #788 Shimco will present its extensive range of custom manufactured products of solid, laminated, edge bonded and tapered shims, laminated sheets and precision

Shimco to Award a Scholarship at McMaster University

MARKHAM, Ontario (July 29, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today the initiation of the Shimco Scholarship at McMaster University located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a student in the Faculty of Science or Engineering. The Shimco Scholarship recognizes a student in their second year of study or higher, who has demonstrated outstanding

Shimco to Exhibit at Farnborough International Airshow in the Ontario Pavilion

MARKHAM, Ontario (July 7, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today their participation at the 49th Farnborough International Airshow to be held at the Aerodrome in Farnborough, UK from July 14-20, 2014. The Ontario Aerospace Council and the Government of Ontario, Canada are working together to present the Ontario aerospace industry to the world at Farnborough in the

Shimco to Exhibit at AHS 70th Annual Forum

MARKHAM, Ontario (May 12, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge bonded shims, tapers and spacers, announced today their participation at the AHS 70th Annual Forum and Technology Display to be held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal in Montreal, Quebec from May 20-22, 2014. Earlier this year, Peter Voss, President of Shimco received a personal invitation from Bell Helicopter to join AHS and

Shimco Nominated for Business Excellence Awards

MARKHAM, Ontario (April 11, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge-bond shims, tapers and spacers, announced today the receipt of two separate nominations for the Markham Board of Trade's 2014 Business Excellence Awards. The nominations were received after an on-site visit from Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Economic Development Director Stephen Chait and Senior Business Development Officer Huyen Hare. The purpose of Mayor Scarpitti's visit to Shimco

Shimco to Attend PNAA's 2014 Aerospace Conference & Suppliers Fair

MARKHAM, Ontario (January 28, 2014) – Shimco, a leader in manufacturing precision parts, laminated and edge-bond shims, tapers and spacers, announced today their participation at the Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance (PNAA) 2014 Aerospace Conference & Suppliers Fair to be held February 4-6 in Lynnwood, Washington. This year's conference will focus on what's driving change in the aerospace industry. Each year, PNAA assembles an internationally recognized team of analysts and experts from

Shimco to Exhibit at MRO Europe 2013

MARKHAM, Ontario (September 17, 2013) – Shimco announced today their participation at MRO Europe, to be held at the ExCeL London Exhibition & Convention Centre in London, UK from September 24-26, 2013. Joining five other Ontario companies in the Ontario Pavilion, booth 224, Shimco will feature its unique polyimide-based shims, in addition to its extensive range of custom manufactured products of solid, laminated, edgebond and tapered shims, laminated sheets and

Shimco to Exhibit Polyimide-Based Shims at HELI-EXPO 2013

MARKHAM, Ontario (February 20, 2013) – Shimco announced today their participation at HELI-EXPO taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada from March 5-7, 2013. In booth N6408, the company will showcase samples of its polyimide-based shims in addition to some of its extensive range of custom manufactured products of solid, laminated, edgebond, and tapered shims, laminated sheets and precision machined parts. HELI-EXPO is where the world of vertical aviation connects. More than

Shimco Launches New Website

MARKHAM, Ontario (January 31, 2013) – Shimco is pleased to announce the launch of their newly designed website which features an advanced design, simplified navigation for ease of use, and high quality images that show the company's extensive range of custom manufactured products including solid, laminated, edgebond, and tapered shims, laminated sheets and precision machined parts. The website is designed with the latest in web expertise, and presents Shimco's innovative products

Shimco Renews Third Long-Term Supply Agreement with Bombardier Aerospace

MARKHAM, Ontario (July 4, 2012) – Shimco announced today the company has renewed its Long Term Agreement (LTA) with Bombardier Aerospace, representing the third successful LTA renewal between the two companies. Shimco supplies Bombardier Aerospace worldwide with solid, laminated, edgebonded and tapered shims, spacers, washers and small machined parts. The LTA covers thousands of items Shimco provides to Bombardier, further solidifying the relationship that has been developing with Bombardier over a

Shimco to Exhibit at Farnborough International Airshow

MARKHAM, Ontario (June 27, 2012) – Shimco announced today its participation at the Farnborough International Airshow 2012 from July 9-15. Shimco will present its precision manufactured parts, laminated and edgebond shims, tapers and spacers, and new polyimide-based products in stand #H4/C17a. Shimco joins other industry-leading Canadian companies in the Ontario Aerospace Pavilion, a collaborative effort between the Ontario Aerospace Council (OAC) and the International Trade Branch of the Ontario Ministry of

Shimco Polyimide-Based Shims Now in Production

MARKHAM, Ontario (June 05, 2012) – Shimco announced today the general availability of polyimide-based shims, a result of the Company's commitment to investment in research and development to address the needs of the aerospace market. This latest initiative joins Shimco's world-class business processes and quality products, including precision manufactured parts, laminated and edgebond shims, tapers and spacers, manufactured in aerospace-grade metallic and non-metallic materials. Designed with polyimide film material developed

Shimco Designated Premier Supplier by Bell Helicopter

MARKHAM, Ontario (April 11, 2012) – Shimco announced today the receipt of the prestigious Bell Helicopter Premier Supplier Award. This designation recognizes Shimco's world class business processes and quality products, including precision manufactured parts, laminated and edgebond shims, tapers and spacers. In order to qualify for the Premier Supplier Award, a supplier must meet or exceed numerous standards including AS9100 Certification, consistent delivery of high-quality materials at a minimum 98 percent

Shimco To Showcase Latest Machined Laminated And Edgebond Shims At HELI-EXPO®

MARKHAM, Ontario (January 19, 2012) – Shimco announced today that the Company will showcase its latest machined laminated and edgebond Shims in booth #8448 at HELI-EXPO, held February 11-14, 2012 in Dallas, Texas. HELI-EXPO is the world's largest tradeshow dedicated to the international helicopter community. For over 25 years, Shimco has served the Aerospace, Defense, Industrial and other industries worldwide with laminated and edgebond shims, tapers, spacers, and