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Mitchell SMITH

Mitchell SMITH

Director of Technology and Process Engineering, MRA Systems LLC
United States


Over 30 years of experience driving composite technology development with a focus on innovative materials, design and manufacturing. Lead the development of new products in various markets including nuclear marine, automotive, recreational, industrial and aerospace. As the Director of Technology and Process Engineering/Sustainability Leader at ST Engineering Aerostructures, I lead a team executing on a strategy to develop advanced composite technologies ranging novel materials, improved manufacturing efficiency, lowering costs and reducing environmental impact. Developing an integrated digital environment to enable optimized machine /equipment utilization. Introduction of lower cost and energy efficient composite processing technologies.

About ST Engineering :

ST Engineering is an end-to-end OEM who designs and manufactures complex aerostructures. We apply the latest digital technologies and automation in composite manufacturing including automated fiber placement (AFP) and advanced robotic assembly and drilling systems to name just a few. Founded in 1929 by Glenn L. Martin and continuously operating for more than 90 years, our current manufacturing contracts ensure sustained business activity for decades to come. Continuing the spirit of innovation of our founder we strive to build a continued heritage of aerospace production excellence. ST Engineering is located on 180 acres in Middle River, Maryland. With over 1.4M square ft of manufacturing space we are well equipped to handle any scope of work.