CFM56-3 LPT disk overhaul

With the need to pivot our business as a result in the impact to the civil aerospace market, Volo Aero MRO has started to overhaul the CFM56-3 LPT disks stages 1 through 4. This legacy product is still a bright spot in the MRO market due to its importance in the cargo market. The processes…

XWB – new capability

Working with one of our OEM partners we are pleased to be able to receive in the first XWB parts for repair. These housings will be repaired at our facility within two weeks of receipt. Once we are through the learning curve we expect to reduce the TAT on these parts to under 7 calendar…

Recruitment

If you are looking for a career in Engineering/ Quality with experience in an FAA MRO facility, please get in contact. We are looking for a Key individual to join our team as we continue to grow.

New Repairs T56

As part of our continuous development on the Rolls Royce T56 platform we are going to be setting up to support the turbine vane case P/N 23009372 and P/N 6890466. This will be the first major type case that Volo Aero MRO has established repair capability for. We appreciate our customers faith in our engineering…

Growth

Following a successful 2019, we have located our new home. So we will be relocating to a new facility from our current leased location to a purchased location with plenty of room for growth. Since first being established in the late 1960’s this is the first move for the company and the team at Volo…

Improved Capability

As we continue to drive capability improvements to better serve our customers, we had a busy December setting up our HAAS CNC tool room lathe. This CNC equipment is in addition to our 1540 manual lathe which means better speed and better repeatability for our customers.

2020

As we start the New Year, we look forward to the new challenges that lie ahead. As part of our ongoing improvements we will be going fully live with our new ERP program. We have started the implementation in 2019 but will now be fully implementing this system. This will allow us to provide more…

ERP Implementation

As part of our continuous improvement processes we are now in the development stage of our new ERP system supplied by Keyedin manufacturing. This ERP implementation will allow us to better maintain our growing business and customer support activities. The system provides clearer insights into our business both for scheduling and costings. We are working…

Retirement

So after about three years with us, John is about to head off into well earned retirement, not filled with golf and gardening but several car and bike rebuild projects. As much as we tried to persuade him to stay and keep on working he has resisted our charms and intends to ride off into…