in Aerospace

AJW Group signs supply chain management contract with Bombardier

Posted 7 February 2018 · Add Comment

AJW Group has signed a long-term agreement with Bombardier Inc., to undertake all repair management for Bombardierís rotable inventory in a major strategic win for the company.



The contract with airframe OEM, Bombardier, represents a major expansion of AJW’s portfolio by the introduction of a new platform. The families of Bombardier business aircraft covered include the Learjet, Challenger and Global series.

A key feature of the contract is the strategic sourcing of repairs from OEMs and MROs, including AJW’s maintenance hub for component repair and overhaul service, AJW Technique. AJW will manage the repair process back-shop, optimising performance, and efficiency of the services while reducing operating and total life cycle costs for Bombardier business aircraft.
 
As part of the agreement, AJW is providing dedicated repair specialists, utilising its world-class portal and predictive analysis to support Bombardier in improving customer service, component reliability and time on-wing.

Christopher Whiteside, President and CEO of AJW Group, said: “This huge contract represents a significant strategic achievement for AJW. Bombardier is the first airframe OEM we have partnered with as part of a long-term supply chain management agreement and we are excited to be working alongside their team.

“As a result, AJW continues to develop its relationships with key OEMs, resulting in an overall improvement and strengthening of our total component repair business.”

Jean-Christophe Gallagher, Vice President & General Manager, Customer Experience, Bombardier Business Aircraft, said: “AJW is the ideal partner to manage repairs, drive efficiencies and help us provide our customers with an excellent level of service.
AJW has an unrivalled reputation for providing flexible and customer-focused solutions and we look forward to working with them throughout this long-term contract.”
 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

First ANA A380 takes to the skies

The first A380 for All Nippon Airways (ANA) took to the skies yesterday, completing a maiden flight from the Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France to the Airbus site in Hamburg, Germany.

50 engineering leaders become RAEng Fellows

In this Year of Engineering, 50 leading engineers from the UK and around the world have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) in recognition of their outstanding and continuing contributions to the

UK tests life-saving chemical detection robots and drones

A new fleet of robots and drones designed to test for chemical agents, provide 3D mapping and identify casualties have been put through their paces by troops, police officers and scientists for the first time.

Quality Blue gains SC21 OE Strategic Partner status approval

London based management consultancy, Quality Blue, has had its application to transition to SC21 Operational Excellence (OE) Strategic Partner completed and successfully approved as of 13 September 2018.

Defence Minister updated on Shropshire military hub capabilities

Defence Minister Stuart Andrew has paid tribute to the future of Shropshireís giant military logistics facility, which was opened last year to revolutionise the way support is delivered for the armed forces wherever they may be in the

ITF team nears historic testing with HMS Queen Elizabeth

The F-35 Patuxent River Integrated Test Force (ITF) is nearing another milestone as they prepare to embark two F-35Bs on board the United Kingdomís newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth for First of Class Flight Trials (Fixed

Getac SK0409041218
See us at
AdvancedEngin BT1406011118Aviation Africa 2019SMI GMSCBT3005081118SMIFAVSBT151118DVD18BT3105200918