Kent, Washington is conveniently located directly between the cities of Seattle and Tacoma in King County. Kent offers award winning parks, excellent school systems and is home to a culturally rich population of 86,660. Majestic Mt. Rainier, rising 14,410 feet above the valley floor, can be viewed and enjoyed for its scenic beauty throughout the city.
Hexcel’s Kent facility was established by Heath Tecna Corporation and it became part of Hexcel when it acquired Ciba-Geigy's composites business in 1996.
Today Hexcel's facility in Kent is a major supplier to the aircraft structures and interiors market, designing, manufacturing and selling a broad range of finished composite components used in commercial and military aircraft. Hexcel's Kent site is also at the front of the engineering and production of HexMC®, a high range sheet-molding compound specifically designed for compression molding. The Kent team is working on custom design, manufacture, testing and inspect detail components to meet customer specifications.
The Kent site's customer portfolio comprises the world’s top aerospace and defense contractors including Boeing, Bombardier, Alenia, KHI, Spirit and Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.
19819 84th Ave. South
Kent, WA 98032-1233