Press releases | 07/17/2018 USM by Liebherr: An Additional Material Service Solution

Liebherr-Aerospace will include Used Serviceable Materials (USM) as part of its services to customers. USM by Liebherr will be available across the worldwide network of the company and will be centrally managed from Liebherr-Aerospace’s Dubai Service Center.

Liebherr-Aerospace is working constantly to satisfy its customers’ demands. - © Liebherr

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Liebherr-Aerospace will source Liebherr systems and equipment from aircraft destined for dismantling. The company’s worldwide network of service centers will then release these units with appropriate airworthiness certification. Serviceable assets will be proposed to the market as alternatives to OEM parts in condition “New”, to help the customers optimize their operational costs when procuring OEM quality services such as replacements in case of high value repairs, exchanges and loans, stock leasing, pool access, stock replenishments, and outright purchase.

Joël Cadaux, Liebherr-Aerospace Customer Services’ Director Marketing & Sales, explains: “Legacy and mature fleets customers consider procuring alternative solutions to support their operations in a cost effective manner, including optimization of inventories and maintenance. The usage of serviceable materials is widely accepted by our customers and represents a legitimate option. Our initiative in this domain is aimed at satisfying customers’ demands in terms of performance as part of our drive to innovate with privilege solutions to meet market’s expectations.”

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of eleven divisional control companies within the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the aerospace and transportation systems sectors.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems, as well as gears, gearboxes and electronics. These systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters and combat helicopters.

Liebherr’s aerospace and transportation systems division employs around 5,400 people. It has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Guaratinguetá (Brazil) and Nizhny Novgorod (Russia). These production sites offer a worldwide service with additional customer service centers in Saline (Michigan/USA), Seattle (Washington/USA), Montréal (Canada), Sao José dos Campos (Brazil), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Bangalore (India), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).


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Ute Braam

Head of Corporate Communications

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS

Pfänderstraße 50-52

88161 Lindenberg