ATLANTA, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision Aviation Group, Inc. (PAG), a leading provider of products and value-added services to the worldwide aerospace and defense industry has completed the third expansion in four years at the Brisbane, Australia based EASA, CASA & FAA Approved Repair Station. The expansion will accommodate the growth of the company's wheel and brake, starter generator and accessory Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services, doubling the size of their facility from 10,000-square-feet to 20,000-square feet.
"The expansion includes installation of a larger paint booth, NDT area, product specific work cells, upgrading of the inspection and test rooms within the existing repair station and expansion of the spare parts inventory warehouse," said Chris Slade, Director of Operations of PAG-AU. "This expansion will allow us to accommodate future growth and better serve our customers, which supports PAG's strategic global plan," Slade added.
"Our facility in Brisbane, Australia is strategically important, both in support of the Australian and New Zealand markets in addition to the wider Asian market," said David Mast, President & CEO of PAG. "This investment is in response to an increase in demand for local MRO Services, by creating greater capacity within the repair station, we have combined expansion and efficiency at the facility, both of which will benefit our customers," adds Mast.
About Precision Aviation Group (PAG)
Precision Aviation Group (PAG) is a leading provider of products and value-added services to the worldwide aerospace and defense industry. With 10 locations and more than 250,000-square-feet of sales and service facilities in the United States, Canada, Australia and Brazil, PAG uses its distinct business units and customer-focused business model to serve aviation customers through two business functions – Aviation Supply Chain and its trademarked Inventory Supported Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (ISMRO®) services.
PAG provides MRO and Supply Chain Solutions for Fixed and Rotary-wing aircraft through: Precision Heliparts - PHP (www.heliparts.com); Precision Aviation Services - PAS (www.precisionaviationservices.com); Precision Accessories & Instruments - PAI (www.precisionaccessories.com); Precision Heliparts Canada – PHP-C (www.heliparts.ca); Precision Accessories & Instruments Canada – PAI-C (www.precisionaccessories.ca); PHP-Instruments & Accessories – PHP-IA (http://www.heliparts.la); Precision Heliparts - Brazil (www.precisionaviationgroup.com/php-br) Precision Aero Technology –PAT (www.precisionaerotechnology.com), Precision Heliparts - Australia - PHP-AU ((http://www.precisionheliparts.com.au), Precision Accessories & Instruments – Australia (PAI-AU) (http://www.precisionaccessories.com.au/) and Precision Aviation Controls - PAC (http://www.precisionaviationgroup.com/pac/). PAG subsidiaries have MRO capabilities on over 35,000 products, including accessories, avionics, engine components, hydraulics, instruments, NDT, starter/generators, and wheels/brakes (http://www.precisionaviationgroup.com).
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SOURCE Precision Aviation Group