Aerospace & Defence Industry Articles

July 9, 2019

Chosing the right casing or packaging for you………….

Whether you are looking to ship goods, store valuables, or keep on top of your consignment stock. Selecting the correct type of casing or packaging is important to ensure you don’t over pay or under spec your casing or packaging solution. Trifibre aims to be able to provide the complete service at the top level of quality so that we can supply our customers with a product specified to suit them and not the other way around. Our team is always on hand to guide you but to get you started, here is a brief overview showing some of our solutions and why that product type could be the one for you. Heavy Duty Flight Case – Our tough and […]
June 6, 2019

Trifibre the Official MAX Case distributor in the UK

Max cases are IP67 certified, tough, durable and reliable. They may be used in a variety of applications, ranging from marine, photography, scuba diving, hunting, fishing, special corps and even the manufacturing industry. These cases offer superior protection from the elements, water, dust and impacts, making them suitable for a wide array of sectors and applications.
November 14, 2018

Trifibre Achieves Cyber Essentials Certification

Trifibre are used to providing flight cases, military spec cases and solutions from our diverse range of casing solutions for our customers that often require the handling of sensitive information.  In the interests of our customers sensitive data and for our own protection Trifibre is pleased to announce that it has achieved certification for Cyber Essentials. The Cyber Essentials scheme is a world-leading mechanism for companies of all sizes to demonstrate that the most important cyber security controls have been implemented. It provides five security controls that, according to the UK government, could prevent “around 80% of cyber attacks”. Cyber security has the additional advantage of driving business efficiency throughout the organisation and improving productivity. Watch this space for further […]
September 13, 2018

New Trifibre SKB cases UK website Launching Soon!

Trifibre will be launching a revamped www.skbcases.co.uk website within the next week. Trifibre has for a long time held a strong relationship with SKB and as a result is one of a few approved official UK distributors.  The revamped site will contain new additional SKB products including industrial, sports and music cases! The site will also improve on the previous site’s navigation and usability. Trifibre have also been busy gathering feedback on improvements to its main site and other websites. Watch this space! For further details on SKB cases, or for information on how Trifibre can help provide you with customised SKB solutions or other products such as flight cases, poly cases and padded bags please contact info@trifibre.co.uk or call […]
July 29, 2013
Bespoke foam interior for poly case

Fuelling Airbus for K+N

The art of development is always at the forefront of Trifibre’s sales & marketing approach – new concepts, new markets and new techniques. However, sometimes development also means the evolution of existing products by improved design or new materials. One such case was a recent project with K+N who are one of the preferred logistic suppliers for Airbus Industries. Using established technology of HDPE cases, a dedicated transit case was devised for carrying critical fuel system components between the manufacturer and Airbus assembly. The case shown was of a two tier construction with precision machined foam inserts. Each part was to be identified by a Traffolyte engraved part number label. This type of lightweight case, with bespoke machined inserts, lends […]
May 3, 2013

CNC Precision Foam for Rolls Royce

CNC Precision Foam for Rolls Royce Trifibre received an urgent commission from Scott Aerospace of Bristol, to produce a new design of protective engine covers for the manufacture of the Rolls Royce Trent 700 jet engine. Scott Aerospace project manager, Scott McPherson worked closely with the foam division of Trifibre to jointly develop this new unique design, which is an ultra-light weight unit, CNC machined to precision tolerances. At 2,430mm in diameter, it is currently one of the largest parts to be produced in house. The protective engine cover is used during the final manufacturing stage of the Trent Engine where the fan track in the engine fan case is machined. The protective covers will ensure that all fine debris […]
October 30, 2012

Airbus Sales Take Off

In August we announced that Airbus had successfully secured more global sales for their range of aircraft. In response to this, Trifibre have increased their own to production of specialised containers to cater for the uplift in demand. Over the past several months, Trifibre have been working on a number of projects for Airbus and their affiliates which cover a wide section of the aircraft airframe. Consequently our R&D facility has been kept very busy working on new designs. Our most recent delivery this week has been for a range of curtain sided metal containers that have been designed specifically to take a pair of dorsal fins for the A320. The containers, which are also fitted with customised metal pallets, […]
August 28, 2012

Trifibre Flying High with Airbus

Following the continued success of Airbus Industries, who themselves have recently announced further global success, Trifibre have consolidated their own position by securing increased orders and demand from the Airbus supply chain. As with the Airbus product range, no job is too big (or too small) for Trifibre, who are now supplying specialised shipping containers for a wide range of Airbus parts for both European manufacture and assembly centres. The addition of our latest CNC machines for foam and other materials have helped position Trifibre as a key supplier within the aviation industry.