Intertek launches AeroCHECK – an integrated test solution for the fuels and lubricants aircraft industry

November 13, 2012

Farnborough, United Kingdom – Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, is launching a new service aimed at reducing maintenance costs, increasing reliability and maximizing the availability of aircraft fleets.

AeroCHECK provides a full suite of oil, fuel, hydraulic and filter/debris analysis services. With a single point of contact for all testing requirements, fleet operators have simple, rapid and easy access to Intertek’s full range of fully accredited testing, expert consultancy advice and result interpretation.

David Breach, AeroCHECK manager at Intertek’s Fuels and Lubricants Centre in Farnborough said, “Intertek’s fast turnaround maximizes aircraft availability, and AeroCHECK provides complete 24 hour support, with a dedicated on-call hotline and a full AOG (Aircraft on Ground) service.”

Online reports give trending information and the results are fully interpreted, giving simple and easy to understand summaries and recommendations. AeroCHECK assists operators in identifying potential component failures before they occur, and helps reduce unscheduled maintenance to a minimum.

AeroCHECK services include engine, gearbox and APU oil testing, hydraulic fluid analysis, fuel analysis including microbiological contamination, water testing, MCD debris and filter analysis, grease testing, supply of sample kits & courier service, forensic engineering and mode of failure services.

Learn more: http://www.intertek.com/aerospace or http://www.intertek.com/aerospace/aerocheck


Contacts:

Rob Chapman
Laboratory Services Manager
Intertek Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
Tel: +44 1932 732 100

Lorna Kettle
European Marketing and Communication Manager
Intertek Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals
Telephone: + 44 (0)161 721 1476
lorna.kettle@intertek.com


About Intertek
Intertek is a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection, to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek people are dedicated to adding value to customers’ products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 33,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek helps its clients to meet end users’ expectations across increasingly diverse quality, health, environmental, safety and social accountability aspects in virtually any market around the world. Visit www.intertek.com