TIGHITCO is an industry leading provider of composite and insulation products, backed by support that consistently exceeds customer expectations. We design and manufacture solutions that deliver superior performance in the most complex and demanding applications. From concept to completion, we have the resources to meet this challenge with world-class quality and value.

By leveraging the existing assets of the company, we put emphasis on a stronger integration of our three divisional areas – AeroStructures, Insulation Products and Overhaul Support Services. TIGHITCO offers six Centers of Excellence that drive delivery and quality performance for our customers while both meeting high-rate production demands and bespoke technical solutions. This enhances our ability to satisfy customer needs and still be known as the low-cost manufacturer where innovation and high value meet.


Highest Levels of Quality and Performance

Because our customers require the highest levels of quality and performance, they can be assured that our products meet those standards with certifications including AS9100 and ISO Certification along with NADCAP Certification in Welding, Chemical Processing, Heat Treating and NonDestructive Testing.  Our MRO facility is also an FAA/EASA Approved Repair Station

When our team is presented with a time, cost or technology challenge, this is where we thrive. Contact us and experience TIGHITCO’s commitment to creative thinking driving viable solutions.

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Viable Solutions

Focused Collaboration


Since 1972, TIGHITCO has been a leader in the aerospace and defense industry. With a prime focus on advanced composite structures, TIGHITCO has developed a reputation as a key player in the industry. Our meticulous craftsmanship enables us to achieve the high quality that the aerospace industry demands. We provide full lifecycle support of our products from conceptual design development, to testing and first part qualification/certification.


To address the range of thermal requirements in the markets we serve, our product selection delivers a choice of options including encapsulated metal, sewn and molded insulation. Our innovative solutions meet our aerospace and commercial customers’ heat shield, insulation, and fire protection requirements. Our Insulation Products Group offers complete technical solutions that include design and testing.


OSS is an AS9110 aerospace facility and FAA and EASA certificated repair station specializing in overhaul and repair supporting both military and commercial aircraft. OSS provides MRO support using experienced aerospace technicians as well as a strong supply chain capable of performing most industry standard specialized processes.

Our Locations

​Berlin, CT

Charleston, SC

Atlanta, GA

Chihuahua, Mexico

East Granby, CT

San Luis Potosì, Mexico

Berlin, CT

East Granby, CT

Charleston, SC

Atlanta, GA

Chihuahua, Mexico

San Luis Potosì, Mexico


"my experience showed me that the team is willing to work hard to support their customers’ needs. "

“We asked TIGHITCO to try something that I am not sure would be considered routine and they embraced the opportunity to do it.”

“one of the best suppliers I've done business with - in terms of technical ability, program execution and customer relations.”

“your experience with composite materials has made our products go smoothly into production”

“Very intelligent group of people that are great to work with”

“Aside from repeated demonstration of expertise in composite fabrication, their 'one team' mindset (customer and the supplier) helps make our programs a success. Some times TIGHITCO has to help us help ourselves.”

Let's work together to find your solution.