Down The Supply Chain – APN GLOBAL of Quebec City
April 19, 2018 - Ernest S. Airvai - AirInsight
APN is a precision machine shop located in Québec City that differentiates itself through information technology. APN's motto – perfection multiplied – reflects its focus on technology to produce consistent and reproducible results for its customers in the aerospace and other industries.
We had the opportunity to speak with APN President, Yves Proteau to discuss the how the company differentiates itself from other machine shop manufacturing facilities for aerospace, and how the Internet of Things has differentiated APN from its competition. APN is an internet 4.0 technology showcase site in Québec as a result of its technological advances in integrating robotics and interconnecting CAD-CAM files and specifications from its customers to seamlessly produce parts to the highest levels of precision, which has been better than six sigma levels.
APN is a family owned business, founded in 1970 by Claude Proteau. Today, his two sons, Jean and Yves Proteau, are co-presidents and continue to grow the company.
What differentiates APN is the system they create to integrate information and add artificial intelligence to enable 5-axis machines to run almost autonomously. They are a group that utilizes robotics and...
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