AMI Metals, Inc.
Founded in 1983, AMI Metals has established itself as the premier full service cut-to-size metal service center, providing aluminum plate, sheet, bar and extruded profiles for the aerospace industry. Headquartered in Brentwood, Tenn., AMI Metals has solidified its reputation as a reliable supplier to Boeing Integrated Defense Systems programs such as SBInet, C-17, F/A-18E/F, F-22, F-15, V-22, CH-47 and AH-64. In order to maintain and improve its consistent on-time delivery performance, AMI Metals not only expanded its operations by building strategically located sites to ensure the timely delivery of all products and services to Boeing, but enhanced its Information Technology customer interface to be best in class. Earning an outstanding 100 percent quality and delivery performance rating from Boeing, AMI Metals has developed robust internal processes which not only meet, but exceed the requirements expected from its customers. Through their exceptional management of the supply chain, AMI Metals effectively maintained the flexibility needed to meet short-notice schedule adjustments and to minimize overall cost impacts. In step with Boeing initiatives, AMI Metals has implemented lean activities into its operations and provided “just-in-time/cut-to-size” delivery methodologies to ensure customers have the material they need exactly when needed.