- Each corporations will share pool of extremely expert Degree II NDT technicians
- Partnership expands availability of NDT providers for industries exterior of aviation
Nextant Aerospace and Veracity Technology Solutions are partnering to broaden their nondestructive testing (NDT) capabilities past the aviation business. Whereas the 2 corporations will proceed to give attention to enterprise and army plane inspections, they may share sources to develop their NDT providers in exterior markets starting from energy era and industrial providers to amusement park rides. This settlement makes prime quality aviation-grade inspections out there to a broader vary of purchasers, and it permits every firm to extend its experience with out sacrificing particular person core competencies.
Nondestructive testing is a vital instrument for figuring out the integrity of a construction with out altering or damaging the article being examined. Relying on circumstances, take a look at strategies make the most of ultrasonic waves, electromagnetic fields and enhanced visible inspections to detect cracks and defects within the materials being examined. Many corporations make the most of third-party NDT technicians to check gear on a yearly foundation, or as a part of a scheduled upkeep program.
Nextant Aerospace and Veracity Expertise Options NDT technicians contribute to many main plane inspections. However oftentimes, each corporations contract with non-aviation organizations to make the most of these technicians for inspections in different industries.
“NDT’s functions exterior of aerospace are wide-ranging,” mentioned David Davies, CEO of Nextant Aerospace father or mother firm Fixed Aviation. “Along with conducting main plane inspections, Nextant Aerospace technicians journey into the sphere to carry out testing that determines the protection and stability of storage tanks, strain vessels, curler coaster tracks and extra. Beginning this fall, we’re going to share technicians to higher serve all these exterior industries.”
Nextant Aerospace is dedicating 5 of its NDT technicians to the partnership program, whereas Veracity Expertise Options is contributing 15 technicians. As NDT requests are obtained, the 2 corporations will work collectively to dispatch technicians from the pool of 20 to finish every job as effectively as doable. All technicians are Degree II licensed, that means they’re certified to arrange gear, conduct testing and supply on-the-job coaching.
“The wonderful thing about this partnership is that each one the technicians throughout the pool are extremely expert with Degree II or increased certifications, and they’re accustomed to working within the demanding FAA-certified setting of plane testing,” mentioned Chris Chadwick, Vice President of Rising Markets for Veracity Expertise Options. “Shoppers in energy era, manufacturing and different fields profit from the usage of this pool of technicians as a result of they may obtain probably the most thorough, highest high quality inspection out there. That gives the shopper with peace of thoughts, and it may be a singular differentiator for his or her security and upkeep applications.”
Whereas their partnership was fashioned to higher serve purchasers in new industries, Nextant Aerospace and Veracity Expertise Options will every profit from the sharing of sources. The pool of expert technicians permits each corporations to broaden their attain with out pulling workers away from important initiatives, and technicians from one firm could be paired with these from the opposite for peer-to-peer coaching.
“This partnership actually works as a result of our companies are complementary,” mentioned Shawn Ehrhart, Director of Operations for NDT at Nextant Aerospace. “Their crew makes a speciality of areas the place we will develop, and vice versa. We’re all going to make new contacts and convey our NDT experience to new purchasers. And with cautious planning, having a pool of technicians ensures we will develop into new markets whereas sustaining give attention to our major work.”
To study extra about scheduling NDT providers from Nextant Aerospace and Veracity Expertise Options, contact Shawn Ehrhart at 216-212-1069 or SEhrhart@NextantAerospace.com. Study extra about Nextant Aerospace’s NDT capabilities at NextantAerospace.com/NDT_Testing and about Veracity Expertise Options at VeracityTS.com.
About Nextant Aerospace
Acknowledged as the worldwide chief in plane and part remanufacturing, Nextant Aerospace has redefined the enterprise aviation business by utilizing reimagined engineering and manufacturing capabilities to remodel used enterprise plane into new fashionable airframes. The airframes are rebuilt with progressive know-how for improved efficiency, superior flight deck avionics, and enhanced passenger cabin configurations. Nextant Aerospace gives a bunch of extra off-wing providers, together with plane part restore and overhaul, engineering and certification, non-destructive testing (NTD), and components and STC kitting. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Nextant Aerospace is a division of Fixed Aviation. For extra data go to www.nextantaerospace.com, like us on Facebook, comply with us on Twitter or be a part of us on LinkedIn.
About Veracity Expertise Options
Veracity Expertise Options was established in 2006 to supply customized nondestructive inspection options for army, aerospace and energy era clients. Using proprietary know-how, skilled technicians, and a dedication to excellence, it gives capabilities that reach the service life and mitigate danger of excessive worth asset failure.
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