Tukwila’s AeroGo Glides into the Outer Space Business
(excerpts from the Puget Sound Business Journal)
AeroGo, Inc is just finishing a contract to supply eight custom built air casters to Alabama-based Orbital Sciences, and already has done work for California-based SpaceX, owned by Elon Musk.
“Our Business is when someone tools up for new manufacturing processes,” said AeroGo CEO John Massenberg. “As SpaceX and and Orbital expand, as well as Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic, as they move to the stage where they’ll actually be manufacturing, that will increase our business.”
All of these companies are making launch vehicles to reach outer space. What AeroGo makes that’s so important to them is equipment that moves extremely heavy loads across very flat floors, with those loads being held up by a cushion of air.
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AeroGo excels in providing practical and efficient methods of rotation, alignment, transfer, location and movement of materials and products weighing between 500lbs/230kg to over 5,000 Tons through the use of air caster systems. AeroGo’s supplies a wide range of standard or custom designed air caster systems to meet assembly, tooling and material handling needs for large, awkward and heavy loads. Visit Aerogo at www.aerogo.com.