A cut above the rest

Contract Waterjet Cutting

Located in Newington, CT, Intelligent Cutting Solutions offers contract waterjet cutting services. ICS's state-of-the-art technology is capable of cutting a variety of 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 fabricators and machine shops, ICS is committed to other organizations projects instead of their own. This customer-centric focus is what drives their competitive approach to lead times, pricing, and quoting. 


ISO9001 and as9100d certified & ITAR compliant

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The equipment & software that makes our high quality cuts possible

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Meet the highly talented team behind the CT based waterjet cutting shop

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24hr Quotes

Our 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

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Our Clientele

ICS has had the privilege of cutting pieces for some of the most well-known aerospace & aviation companies in the world. We’ve had the opportunity to work with prestigious universities that are currently at the forefront of innovative & technological advancements.

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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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From the Blog

ICS Advantage: Order Intake & Contract Review Process
ICS Advantage: Order Intake & Contract Review Process
31 May, 2023

Internal material intake & inspection: Upon delivery of material ICS completes a thorough physical inspection to che...

ICS Advantage: Our Innovative Quoting Process
ICS Advantage: Our Innovative Quoting Process
23 May, 2023

We make submitting RFQ easy: Upload your design on our website's easy-to-use rfq intake form or reach out to our sales t...

An Interview With Ibrahim Ibrahim; ICS's VP & Operations Expert
An Interview With Ibrahim Ibrahim; ICS's VP & Operations Expert
5 July, 2022

What did your educational background look like? What training programs did you undertake that prepared you for your curr...