Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group entered into a multimillion dollar life of programme contract
February 15, 2017 Bengaluru: Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, Cambridge, UK and Maini Precision Products Ltd (MPP), entered into a multimillion dollar life of programme contract for structural machined parts and sub-assemblies for a major aircraft programme at Aero India 2017. With this contract, MPP is now positioned as the single source from India to support Marshall for their manufacturing requirements for the duration of this program.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group was represented by Mr. Andrew Monk, Supplier Manager and Mr. Jeremy Rogerson, Supplier Quality Manager. Maini Group was represented by Mr. Gautam Maini, Executive Director, Maini Group and Mr. Naresh Palta, CEO, Aerospace & Defence, Maini Group.
On this occasion, Marshall stated that MPP has been a key supplier to MARSHALL for complex structural parts and sub-assemblies and has achieved the status of top rated supplier during this period . The high level performance over the years has built the confidence at Marshall, resulting in the decision to extend this contract for the entire life of the programme.
Mr. Gautam Maini said, “MARSHALL has been our strategic customer since 2010. With this agreement, we are poised for further growth in this relationship.”
Mr. Naresh Palta further added, “It is a vindication and recognition of our strong commitment to performance for meeting Marshall’s manufacturing requirements”
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies that delivers innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea. Marshall Aerospace specialise in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice. Part of the
108 year-old Marshall Group of Companies, Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group has over 80 years of aviation experience and have completed over 1500 aircraft modifications in 35 countries.
About Maini Group:
Founded in 1973 by Dr. S. K. Maini, Maini group is a diversified group of three companies with a history of more than four decades of Innovation, technology and sustainability. The group caters to multiple segments like Automotive, Aerospace, Industrial, Material Handling and Warehousing Solutions. Maini Group designed and manufactured India’s First electric car: the Reva. Maini Precision Products Ltd (MPP) is the flagship company of Maini Group. Today, MPP is a One-Stop-Shop with high-end machining and assembly facilities catering to a global clientele. Building up on the strong foundation of Automotive experience, in 2005, MPP made its first foray into aerospace.
MPP Aerospace Division started exporting machined high precision fuel line components to Safran Aircraft Engines then known as Snecma, France for its commercial aircraft engines. Continuing the efforts over last 10 years, MPP Aerospace has developed strong build-to-print learning with global OEMs and Tier-1’s, like Safran Aircraft Engines, Eaton, Magellan, Marshall Aerospace, Dassault Aviation, Rockwell Collins, Woodward etc.