Semmco, a leading British engineering company that designs, manufactures and installs aviation maintenance solutions, has recently opened its new USA office and manufacturing facility in Arlington, Texas. Building on the company’s heritage and reputation supplying GSE solutions for narrow and wide bodied aircraft over the last 25 years, Semmco’s new USA facility will provide local support and elite servicing to its North American clients; an impressive roster including Air Canada, Delta and American Airlines.
Semmco will continue to provide customers with safety focused and high quality maintenance solutions – all manufactured and built in the USA. Key products in the MRO equipment range will be on Semmco’s booth at MRO Americas April 9-11, 2019, in Booth 3713. This will include Semmco’s Nitrogen Ground Support Equipment, Wheel and Access Step ranges, demonstrating Semmco’s extensive range, perfect for hangars and teams working on the line.
Stuart McOnie, Managing Director of Semmco, explains, “Demand for aviation maintenance in the USA is increasing to prepare for the upsurge of airline passengers. Our USA facility will support the growth in demand for high quality, reliable and safe MRO equipment in the region. We welcome attendees at MRO Americas 2019 to meet us at our stand.”
The Semmco team looks forward to meeting customers and prospects and introducing the new USA team, including Will McOnie, USA Sales and Business Development Manager, Chloe Denty, USA Operations Manager, Andrew Walling, USA Special Accounts Manager and Stuart McOnie, Managing Director.
MRO Americas 2019 Product Information
Semmco’s Nitrogen Ground Support Equipment
The SMART inflator and SMART Check, Semmco’s latest digital innovations in tire inflation and pressure checking, for reliable digital readings. They feature a battery powered back light for night use, making the process quicker, easier and more accurate.
Semmco’s Nitrogen SMART Trolley has been ergonomically designed to carry three nitrogen cylinders, mounted in a cylinder cradle, for safe quick easy loading and unloading of cylinders whilst compliant with OH&S manual handling requirements. The robust chassis’ front axle bearing steering and safe wheel/brake parking is designed to meet airport environment requirements for safe transportation of gas cylinders. The Nitrogen SMART Trolley can be supplied on a transport pack standard or Euro size pallet disassembled for ease of shipping; quick and easy to assemble.
Semmco’s High Pressure Nitrogen Portable Charging Kit is designed to provide a quick and simple method of topping up aircraft door systems and accumulators. The charging kit is lightweight and can be easily handled by one person. It is housed in a robust, shower proof carrying bag with a double zip that allows easy access and visibility to the cylinder content gauge, regulator and fill pressure gauge.
Semmco’s Aviation Wheel range
Semmco’s Wheel and Brake Changer is designed for the safe removal and replacement of large aircraft wheels and brake packs. The Wheel and Brake Changer is extremely maneuverable and easy to handle.
Semmco’s Aviation Access Steps Range
Semmco’s UCAS Access Steps are lightweight aluminium adjustable height steps complete with safety handrails. The complete range is easily maneuverable with a top working platform which can be adjusted to the required height by one person; providing engineers with a safe working environment compliant with US standards and legislation.
Semmco’s Internal Cabin Steps help engineers gain access to the aircraft internal overhead baggage lockers, lights and wiring systems in a safe manner. They are designed to avoid engineers stepping on seats or using ‘A’ frame steps, which are unstable methods of reaching fixtures.