DALLAS, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviall, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, recently solidified and expanded its relationship with longtime supplier NYCO America, an Atlanta-based subsidiary of NYCO, through the signing of a 5-year distribution agreement for turbine oils, lubricants and greases used on a variety of commercial aircraft.
Based in France, parent company NYCO is a manufacturer of synthetic esters and specialty lubricants with a presence in more than 100 countries through international network affiliates and distributors. Aviall's agreement with NYCO America extends its chemical product selection and helps meet the growing demand of chemical products in the aerospace industry.
"We are excited to grow our chemical business with NYCO America by distributing their chemical offerings to all customer markets, including commercial and defense sectors," said Aviall President and CEO Eric Strafel. "Chemical product growth has been a key focus area for our business and this agreement strategically aligns with our efforts to better serve our customers through an expanded and diverse market basket."
Jim Mustacchio, President and CEO of NYCO America remarked, "An enhanced relationship with Aviall is consistent with our aviation growth strategy in North America and our technology commercialization platform."
Aviall operates as a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, supporting both commercial and defense business units within Boeing. Aviall is a leading solutions provider of aftermarket supply-chain management services for the aerospace and defense industries.
Aviall, which has headquarters in Dallas, is the world's largest provider of new aviation parts and related aftermarket services. The company markets and distributes products for more than 240 manufacturers and offers approximately 2 million catalog items from 40 customer service centers in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Aviall also provides maintenance for aviation batteries, wheels and brakes, as well as hose assembly, kitting and paint-mixing services. The company offers a complete set of supply-chain and logistics services, including order processing, stocking and fulfillment, automated inventory management and reverse logistics to OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and customers.