Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen is significantly expanding it’s service portfolio and becoming a comprehensive MRO services provider, a press release said Tuesday (February 8, 2018). The German-Chinese company is strengthening its capabilities in component and composite repair i.e. Airframe Related Components, (ART®) as well as engine part repair. Extending the Logistics Services, mobile engine services, the Airline Support Team (AST®), Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen is reinforcing it’s position as a trusted partner in the Asia- Pacific region.
Know-how for high-tech aircraft
Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen recently built facilities to support Airbus A350, Boeing 777 and Boeing 787. For 2018, A350 capability will include components such as thrust reverser actuator, hydraulic pumps and batteries. Detlev Jeske, CEO and President of Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen, said: “Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen follows the path of a continuous expansion of it’s range of products by adjusting accurately to the requirements of the customers in the region. This way, we are offering the profound know-how and up-to-date technology of the Lufthansa Technik Group in the Asia-Pacific region.”
Lufthansa Technik’s broad portfolio
Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen is clearly focused on increasing Boeing 787 and Airbus A350 capabilities and has established a component pool. The company also has full access to OEM pooling worldwide. The portfolio is rounded off by transport management solutions for the aviation and MRO industry. Lufthansa Technik Shenzhen also provides customized warehousing and stocking solutions. The company has approvals from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and those of aviation authorities in almost all countries in the APAC region.
Hamburg is the headquarters, competence center and control center of Lufthansa Technik. About 7,500 employees work on the premises which are spread out over more than 750,000 square meters in the Western part of the airport.
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