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Titeflex Aerospace

Titeflex Aerospace

Fluid Management Solutions

Titeflex Aerospace provides customers with complete fluid transfer solutions in PTFE flexible, rigid, or flex-rigid hybrid assemblies. Titeflex leads the world in steel braided and para-aramid flexible hose, in addition to producing complex rigid assemblies in various metals. Titeflex assemblies support fuel, hydraulics, lubrication, gases, oxygen, or air in land based turbines, commercial aircraft, military, and space applications. 

Titeflex Aerospace's proven reputation and successful track record of innovation and quality can be traced to the earliest days of the space age, with over 90 years experience in fluid transfer technology. Titeflex was the first to produce extruded PTFE hose in 1955 and began producing convoluted PTFE hose in 1965. Titeflex Aerospace's heritage of rigid tube bending and coiling began in 1913 as Joseph A. Lewis & Company, Inc. and has evolved in all aspects of precision bending and tube fabrication to become the world leader in aerospace rigid tubes.

The Titeflex team provides innovative, advanced technology solutions for our global customers, and comply with the most stringent quality standards.

Titeflex is a subsidiary of Smiths Group plc under the Flex-Tek Division. Smiths Group is a global technology company listed on the London Stock Exchange. A world leader in the practical application of advanced technologies, Smiths Group delivers products and services for the threat & contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications and engineered components markets worldwide. Smiths Group products and services make the world safer, healthier and more productive. For more information about Smiths Group, please visit www.smiths.com.

Lewis & Saunders

Titeflex Aerospace is proudly affiliated with its sister company Lewis & Saunders.


Titeflex Aerospace is a global leader in creating and adapting fluid management products and quality programs. Titeflex’s expertise can be traced to its aerospace roots at the dawning of the space age.


Titeflex is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Titeflex provides equal employment opportunity for all persons in all facets of employment. Titeflex maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing.


  • IGES, STEP, UG Translators
    • 3D Wire Frame & Solid Modeling
    • Tool, Jig, & Fixture Design
    • Product Design and Qualification
  • CATIA V4 R4.4
  • CATIA V5 R19
  • Unigraphics NX8.5 CAD System
  • Reverse Engineering
    • LaserVision
    • Romer
    • CMM
  • Accredited Environmental Test Lab
    (ISO 17025)
  • 3D Plastic Printing Capability