CIA&D Quality Assurance

CIA&D Quality Assurance Team Exemplifies Integrity Article by Jacey Allen The Quality Assurance team at Co-operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) strives for continued improvement and success. As a key supplier of electrical wiring harnesses and interconnects to the aerospace and defense industry, quality is a critical aspect of the manufacturing process. Angella Martin, the [...]

2019-08-12T15:19:44-05:00August 12th, 2019|Capabilities, News|

FOD Free Friday

FOD Awareness and Prevention at CIA&D. FOD awareness and prevention is an important part of the production process at CIA&D. Our technicians regularly check for, and seek to eliminate, FOD in their work areas every single day. However, on every working Friday morning we do a “deep clean” throughout all of the manufacturing areas. This [...]

2019-06-07T07:55:17-05:00June 7th, 2019|Capabilities, Employee News, News|

Increased Braiding Capabilities

CIA&D has expanded their protective braiding capabilities as part of their airframe and engine wiring harness manufacturing. As part of their airframe and engine wiring harness manufacturing, Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) has expanded their protective braiding capabilities. With the addition of new braiding units, CIA&D has increased their capacity to support their F-35 [...]

2019-06-24T08:58:36-05:00April 4th, 2019|Capabilities, News, Products|

Harness Repairs Keep Aircraft Flying

Aerospace Wiring Harness Repair Services. Meet Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D). Our Part 145 repair center specializes in electrical wiring harness overhaul and repair support for the aerospace industry. When you select CIA&D, you can depend on cost effective harness and interconnect repair services combined with responsive turn-times. CIA&D supports air carriers and MROs [...]

2019-06-24T09:00:45-05:00April 2nd, 2019|Capabilities, News|

Wire Harness Solutions

Looking for Electrical Wiring Harness Solutions? Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) is a customer-oriented team known for delivering electrical wiring harness solutions. From our AS9100 registered facility we develop and manufacture electrical wiring harnesses, ignition leads and flexible metal conduit assemblies for the aerospace industry. In addition, our on-site certified Repair Station supports airlines [...]

2019-01-15T13:44:32-05:00January 7th, 2019|Capabilities, News|

Electrical Wire Harness Construction – Part 2

Closed Bundle and Overmold Electrical Harness Configurations. This article is a continuation of our wire harness construction series. As a follow up to our previous article on Wire Harness Construction and Open Bundle Configurations (Click here to read Part 1), the following will discuss the characteristics of the closed bundle and overmolded harness designs. Closed Bundle [...]

2019-06-27T10:09:16-05:00October 23rd, 2018|Capabilities, News, Products|

Expanded Laser Wire Marking Services

High Quality, Permanent Laser Identification for a Variety of Wire & Cable. Known for their value-added support services, CIA&D (Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense) has recently expanded their wire marking capabilities. Having purchased two new state of the art pieces of equipment, CIA&D has doubled previous wire marking capacity. With increased line and marking speeds, [...]

2018-10-29T09:31:41-05:00August 15th, 2018|Capabilities, News|

100% On-Time Delivery

CIA&D Repair Station goes 14 months with no late harness deliveries. Congratulations to the CIA&D Repair Center for work well done! The team has gone since May 2017 with no late deliveries to date. Airlines and Maintenance Repair Operator’s rely on our quick turn-around times and on-time deliveries of wiring harnesses to keep their businesses [...]

2018-10-29T09:35:52-05:00July 9th, 2018|Awards & Recognitions, Capabilities, News|

IPC/WHMA-A-620 Training Certification

CIA&D’s Dale Roney has received certification to train in-house personnel in the latest procedures for aerospace wire harness manufacturing and fabrication. Dale Roney, Quality Engineer for CIA&D, has successfully completed his certification as IPC Trainer for IPC/WHMA-A-620. This further enhances the commitment of Co-Operative Industries to manufacturing and inspecting wire harnesses to the industry [...]

2018-06-11T14:54:57-05:00June 11th, 2018|Awards & Recognitions, Capabilities, Employee News, News|

Electrical Cables, Wiring Looms, and Wiring Harnesses for Aircraft

Electrical cables, looms, and wiring harnesses – you hear these terms in the aircraft and aerospace industry, but what are they? What are the differences? Essentially, the only difference is in nomenclature. An electrical wiring harness, also known as a wire harness, cable harness, cable assembly, wiring assembly or wiring loom, is an assembly of [...]

2019-08-15T13:10:14-05:00May 30th, 2018|Capabilities, News, Products|