HYDRO is the market leader in the manufacture of Ground Support Equipment and tooling and has a global network of service centres, located in Germany, UK, Singapore, USA, China and is also already contracted to deliver this service in support of Airbus’ European tooling operations.
HYDRO will be establishing a new East Coast Service Centre by 2015 in Dulles, VA in close proximity to Airbus Material and Logistics Management in Americas, dedicated to the provision of tool maintenance and repair services.
“This agreement represents confirmation of the great service that HYDRO has supplied to Airbus in our service centre in Hamburg” said Martin Duerr, Director Sales & Services, HYDRO Systems KG. “We will utilise the experience of our global team in repair and maintenance of tooling and ensure that the same high quality service is also offered in our new East Coast Service Centre. The Service Station will extend its capabilities further to other products to provide additional services to all our US customers”.
About HYDRO Systems HYDRO Systems KG, the worlds largest Ground Support Equipment Manufacturer, was established in Biberach, Germany in 1965 and is this year celebrating its 50th birthday. With corporate headquarters in Germany, the HYDRO Group has significant operations in the United States, United Kingdom, Singapore, France, China and the United Arab Emirates.
HYDRO Systems USA is a important and fast growing part of the HYDRO Systems global team, marketing and supporting all the products in the HYDRO portfolio, also being the centre of competence for Engine Transportation products and Boeing tooling.
Airbus Material & Supply Chain Services and Satair are part of Satair Group, a 100% stand-alone company and Airbus subsidiary with $1.3 billion revenue, more than 1,000 employees worldwide and a vision to become the global market leader in the civil aircraft parts management business in 2017.