Norwich-based MRO to benefit from Maintenix solution allowing further efficiencies from Mxi’s industry-leading repair station business platform
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Ottawa, Canada (December 16, 2014) – Mxi® Technologies, the leader in aviation maintenance management software, announced today that KLM UK Engineering Limited (KLMUKE), a leading UK-based MRO services provider and member of the Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) Network, has begun the roll-out of the Maintenix® MRO Edition for use as its core software platform for managing operations at its extensive facilities in Norwich, UK.
“At the core of KLMUKE’s organizational philosophy is the concept of adaptiveness®,”says Arjan Meijer, Managing Director, KLMUKE. “Our approach to innovation and our adoption of new technologies allows us to continuously adapt our services and capabilities to the needs of our clients. The benefits of the Maintenix MRO Edition firmly align with our business objectives and will allow us to not only support our customers’ requirements today, but also our continued ability to deliver on the future needs of an evolving industry.”
As a principal facility in the AFI KLM E&M Network — Airline Economics’ MRO of the Year 2014 — KLMUKE counts a number of the world’s leading aviation organizations amongst their impressive customer list, including British Airways, easyJet, Jet2.com, Thomson Airways, KLM and Air France.
The roll-out is expected to take place at KLMUKE in 2015 as one of the launch customers. The MRO Edition to be implemented at KLMUKE encompasses the full product footprint covering the areas of bidding and quoting; planning and preparation; executing to contract; release, invoicing, and reporting; and comprehensive operations support. Real-time process and execution control informs all stakeholders — internal and external — on the status of dependencies, milestones, and critical path activities allowing the organization to continue to distinguish itself through confident, predictable, and quality service delivery.
“This roll-out serves as further confirmation that the Maintenix MRO Edition is the preferred product to satisfy industry demand for a refined and inclusive solution that effectively manages the full spectrum of lean MRO operations,” says Bill Cavitt, President and CEO, Mxi Technologies. “We are pleased to welcome KLMUKE to our customer community.”
About KLM UK Engineering
KLM UK Engineering Limited is a leading regional aircraft and narrow body MRO, wholly owned by AFI KLM E&M Network. Services include base maintenance, line maintenance, and component sales, technical training and decommissioning of Airbus A320 Family, Boeing 737’s, Fokker 70/100 and BAe146/Avro RJ’s. KLMUKE has been based at Norwich International Airport for 40 years and employs approximately 470 priding itself on having an experienced and skilled work force, delivering a superior service and high quality product at a competitive price. For more information, visit www.klmukengineering.com
About AFI KLM E&M
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance is a major multi-product MRO (Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul) provider. With a workforce of over 14,000, AFI KLM E&M offers comprehensive technical support for airlines, ranging from engineering and line maintenance to engine overhaul, aero structure and FTR support, as well as the management, repair and supply of aircraft components, structured around a powerful logistics network. AFI KLM E&M supports almost 1,500 aircraft operated by 150 major international and domestic airlines. www.afiklmem.com or mobile.afiklmem.com
AFI KLM E&M MRO of the Year 2014 by Airline Economics
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About Mxi Technologies
Mxi Technologies is a leading provider of integrated and intelligent maintenance management software, support and services catering specifically to the global aviation industry, including commercial and defense operators, third-party MROs, and OEM aftermarket service providers. Mxi Technologies’ suite of Maintenix® software is uniquely designed to help aviation organizations maximize the revenue potential of their aviation assets through standard, lean, and predictable maintenance. Featuring a modern, Web-based and mobile-enabled architecture, the Maintenix suite delivers advanced capabilities such as controlled workflow, automated maintenance and materials planning, point-of-maintenance access to real-time information, and paperless execution and compliance. Mxi’s global footprint of customers range from emerging, small to midsized organizations to the largest global enterprises, with single to multi-site deployments that scale as high as 6,000 users in a single instance.