History/Our Shop

Founded in 1979, Nichols Mfg is a Small Disadvantaged Business, Woman owned, and family operated contract manufacturing company. We are ITAR Registered with ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 Certifications. We specialize in medium to complex machined parts and mechanical assemblies for the Aerospace and Defense Industry. We have successfully maintained a Gold Star Quality rating as a preferred supplier for over 25 yrs with companies like Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, ATK, and NASA just to name a few. Through the years, the list of strategic Aerospace and Defense programs that we support has grown to include the International Space Station, FBM Program (Fleet Ballistic Missiles), F-14, F-15, F18, F-35 Fighter Programs, Marine Corps P-7 Vehicle, and numerous satellite programs. Our team of machinists, engineers, and support staff have a strong work ethic and an ability to think outside of the box which results in quickly realizing solutions to manufacturing challenges. Our experience in the Aerospace/Defense industry brings a valuable addition to our customers needs in the form of competitive pricing and quick lead times, (both in production and manufacturing as well as rapid prototyping ), while maintaining the highest quality standards and workmanship to which we are held accountable for.