Boeing approves SWMF – Yeovil – “Another String to South West Metal Finishing’s Bow”.

It is with immense pride & pleasure to announce that SWMF have been granted Boeing approval. This comes after several months of intense focus, dedication and hard work by our client and our amazing team.

Processes approved so far are: Chromic Acid Anodising Class 5 – BAC 5019, Penetrant Flaw Detect – BSS 7039 & Paint – BAC 5793.

Sean Hammond, Group Director of Sales & Marketing, stated – “This is massive for us! Our vision to Lead the Way in Surface Treatments is underpinned with a multifaceted strategy. One element is to maintain and expand the scope of key aerospace accreditations; adding Boeing to a comprehensive list of approvals has laid a very solid foundation for business growth and opened up numerous opportunities for us.”

A fantastic team effort to get this one over the line and very exciting times ahead for the SWMF Group.”

Lyndon Follows, Group Managing Director added, “Maintaining and gaining additional aerospace accreditations is a cornerstone of our business strategy, adding Boeing approvals to our scope will help cement solid foundations for future growth initiatives. A fantastic result team and a massive thank you to all!.”


SWMF are exhibiting at the International Paris Air Show 2023 (19-23 June), please feel free to call in and meet the team for a comprehensive update on our full range of surface treatments.

Located at Hall 2B Stand H166.

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