03/01/2014 Liebherr-Aerospace Singapore Receives DIN EN ISO 14001 Certificate for its Environmental Management System

Liebherr-Aerospace Singapore’s newly established environmental system for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of aircraft components has recently been certified according to DIN EN ISO 14001:2004 by TÜV SÜD PSB Pte. Ltd., Singapore. In the preceding months, the testing body had carried out all necessary audits of the company’s processes and procedures to demonstrate their compliance with the requirements of this worldwide standard.

Tek Ming WU, SVP Management Services of TüV Süd/PSB Singapore (middle), presented Ekkehard Pracht, General Manager (left), and Hua Hee TAN, Technical Operations Manager (right), of Liebherr-Aerospace Singapore with the ISO certificate.

Tek Ming WU, SVP Management Services of TüV Süd/PSB Singapore (middle), presented Ekkehard Pracht, General Manager (left), and Hua Hee TAN, Technical Operations Manager (right), of Liebherr-Aerospace Singapore with the ISO certificate.

The ISO 14001:2004 certification guarantees that Liebherr-Aerospace Singapore is capable of systematically controlling and reducing its industrial waste, its consumption of resources as well as its operating costs thanks to its environmental management system. Complying with the standard, the company will also be able to improve its performance and organizational processes and to reap a number of economic benefits including a higher conformance with legislative and regulatory requirements, thus ensuring its viability in the long term.

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

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of ten 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. 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 more than 4,700 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), Wichita (Kansas/USA), Montreal (Canada), Sao José dos Campos (Brazil), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).