A cut above the rest

Contract Waterjet Cutting

Located in Newington, CT, Intelligent Cutting Solutions is a state-of-the-art waterjet cutting facility dedicated to providing contract waterjet cutting services. ICS's waterjet technology can cut various materials with superior edge quality and no heat-affected zone. ICS specializes in waterjet cutting for the aerospace & defense industries but also serves the automotive, medical, and architecture industries. 

ICS is not a parts manufacturer with spare waterjet capacity. Unlike many other waterjet cutting shops, ICS is committed to customers' projects instead of their own. This customer-centric focus is what drives their competitive approach to lead times, pricing, and quotes. At ICS you will receive parts in days, not weeks.


ICS is ISO9001 and AS9100d certified as well as ITAR compliant.

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The waterjet cutting machines & software that make our high-quality cuts possible.

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Meet the waterjet cutting experts of Connecticut. The ICS team brings over a decade of experience.

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24hr Quotes

ICS staff is trained to get you your quotes within 24 business hours.

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Lead Times

7-10 Day lead times with disruption plans in place to avoid delays. Recieve parts in days not weeks. 

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Our Clientele

ICS has had the privilege of waterjet cutting pieces for some of the most well-known aerospace & aviation companies in the world. ICS has had the opportunity to work with prestigious universities that are currently at the forefront of innovative & technological advancements. Waterjet cutting is an exceptional choice for research and development.

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What clients are saying

  • We cannot say enough about the quality and great turn around times from ICS. they are going to be an asset to our company. It has been very easy communicating with Rick to get exactly what we need. We are looking forward to a long relationship between ICS and our company.

    Roger P. Estimator

  • Everyone I have dealt with at ICS has been really great. All are very friendly, professional and just a pleasure to work with. RFQ's are responded to promptly and your pricing can't be beat.

    David M. Estimator

  • Rick and his team are fast to respond to request and questions. The lead time they provide is perfect for our projects. Rick has also been very accommodating if an issue with an order needs to be addressed. My team of engineers and designers in our Special Gage Division at Starrett all know about ICS.

    Samuel W. Engineer & Senior Designer

  • Rick and Nick take incredible responsibility of every part they make for us. The quotes are reasonable, the turnaround times are fantastic, and the communication is top-tier.

    Scott. E Advisory Mechanical Designer

  • This was the first utilization of ICS for Atlantic Fabricating. Rick Comeau was extremely responsive and even with our extremely critical, time sensitive request the team at ICS was able to make things work and ensure that we had parts. We are extremely grateful for the work that ICS has done and will most definitely be looking to utilize ICS more.

    Patrick M. Procurement Manager

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