Lufthansa Technik, Volvo Aero Team on Engine Parts

 - June 30, 2010, 12:05 PM

Volvo Aero and Lufthansa Technik will jointly develop new repair methods for structural parts of large commercial aircraft engines. The two companies will also cooperate in the appropriate certification processes, the repair services and the marketing and sales activities for the business. “The target of this cooperation is to combine the forces of two leading specialists in engine parts repair to develop new and highly valuable repair methods to the benefit of our customers,” said Daniel Gross, director of sales and business development for engine parts repairs at Lufthansa Technik. According to Gross, the union is an important step for both companies in the commercialization of development and performance of engine parts repairs. “We are looking forward to developing a range of repair services in partnership with Lufthansa Technik,” said Staffan Svensson, senior v-p of engine services. Volvo Aero is part of the Volvo Group which manufactures trucks, buses and construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, aerospace components and services. The company also develops and manufactures components for aircraft.