AST has continued its’ commitment to advanced manufacturing technology by offering laser cutting services. We have recently added a 4-Axis Laser to increase our manufacturing capacity and capabilities. AST’s Laser is an ultra-high speed 3-dimensional, 4-axis 4,000 Watt laser cutting system with dual pallet changer and a Rotary indexer that is capable of cutting Round […]
AST is pleased to announce that we have successfully passed our 3rd Party Audit and will be officially registered as an ISO 9001:2008 / AS9100C Registered company. The audit was completed by National Quality Assurance USA (NQA USA). We want to thank NQA USA and our partners at Systematic Quality systems for their help in the […]
Work done by AST for artist Riley Robinson for his Soccer Ball art is featured in San Antonio Currents article – “7 Public Art Works Worthing Searching For“.
AST has introduced it’s new High Performance Cyclone Blower Fan. The fan is designed for easy replacement of wear components and is made from the highest quality materials. The Cyclone is completely customizable to fit many different applications. The Cyclone features: 18″X40″ Diameter Blast Wheel with 2-7/16″ hub. Capable of 12—15,000 CFM Can option 10 HP—25 HP […]
AST has successfully launched their Quality System compliant with ISO 9001 & AS9100C programs. AST passed the first round of Internal Audits which encompassed the entire system. The goal remains to achieve full 3rd Party Certification in August 2014.
AST Waterjet has entered into a Quality Management System development contract with Systematic Quality Management Systems, Inc. Systematic Quality Management Systems will be documenting and implementing their Quality Management System in order for AST to conform to the ISO:9001 and AS9100C Standards. It is forecasted that AST Waterjets’ Registrar will conduct their Stage 1 & 2 Audits, […]
AST is expanding into a new 29,500 sq. foot building. We have also acquired a new 5-Axis Hi-Def Plasma, with a 10′ x 20′ cutting bed. This machine will keep pace with our new High Speed 3-Axis CNC Router with a 96″ x 192″ cutting bed. We can process large scale Steel, 4130, Stainless Steel, […]
Soccer Ball Sculptures created by waterjet cutting from ½” Steel that was formed into dome shape. Edges formed by waterjet cutting perpendicular to the surface on a 96” x 120” cutting bed. Riley Robinson is the artist. Steel Sculptures are located at Culebra Creek Park and Pearsall Park in San Antonio Texas. More information at […]