Welcome to our Astro Pak location in Downey, CA. Residing on 3 acres, the California facility has over 35,000 square feet and includes ISO 14644 certified Class 5 and 6 cleanrooms.
The California Cleanroom is augmented by an additional Large Component Cleanroom (LCC) that measures 40’ x 30’ x 18’ (height) and supports a 2,500 psi high pressure spray system. Additionally, a 4,000 lb bridge crane was installed to move heavy hardware and components.
Additionally, Astro Pak’s high-volume component/hardware processing cleanroom houses a 1,500 square foot Class 5 space and 2,100 square foot Class 6 space – supported by a modern 6,000 square foot preclean area. The preclean area includes 8 work stations, 4,000 lb bridge cranes, 3 large Ultrasonic cleaning units (3’ x 3’ x 8’), and a high purity, high pressure spray system integrated into the area that houses additional immersion tanks.
About Astro Pak
Astro Pak was founded in 1959, providing precision cleaning, testing and packaging services for the first NASA space programs. Today, Astro Pak has grown into a nationwide service company meeting the critical cleaning and surface reconditioning requirements for many industries via our time-tested passivation, derouging, bio-cleaning, mechanical and electropolishing technologies. Above all, we are known for our proprietary Ultra Pass® passivation process which is capable of producing an optimized passive layer on the surface of stainless steel, yielding unmatched corrosion resistance. Our certification documentation packages are QMS/cGMP compliant for your systems and equipment maintenance records.
For your installed systems, our Field Services division deploys highly trained technicians and specially engineered equipment on-site to your facility to perform chemical cleaning, surface reconditioning, and testing services. Whether it’s for maintenance during shut-downs, pre-commissioning of new construction, or emergency situations for critical utilities, we have nationwide resources ready to meet your needs.
For equipment, parts and sub-systems that can be cleaned out-of-place, our shop facilities across the nation are well suited to affordably meet your cleaning requirements. Most of our shops are over 10,000 square feet, featuring high capacity bridge cranes and processing tanks of various sizes to accommodate large and uniquely shaped hardware.
For cleanliness critical components, Astro Pak’s two state-of-the-art cleanrooms, strategically located in California and Florida, feature ISO 14644-1 certified Class 5, 6, or 7 cleanrooms and labs of varying sizes and capabilities. Our Cleanroom Services locations maintain AS9100 certified Quality Management Systems.