Thursday, January 1, 2009
Timken Aftermarket Solutions
We Supply. You Fly.
For comprehensive aerospace after-market solutions, Timken is the name to know. In fact, with its recent acquisition of EXTEX, Timken Aftermarket Solutions, based in Mesa, Ariz., now has the world’s largest inventory of quality replacement parts for aircraft engines (RR250, PT6, T53, T56, and APUs). The company currently stocks more than 15,000 individual parts.
Customers worldwide also turn to Timken Aftermarket Solutions for engine and helicopter drivetrain overhauls, bearing repair, and innovative part repairs.
In addition to 2,000 new PMAs, Timken Aftermarket Solutions offers a full range of parts for the RR250 engine, primarily used in Bell 206 and 407 MD 500, and Sikorsky S-76 helicopters. In 2007, Timken acquired the assets of The Purdy Corporation, which further strengthened Timken’s capabilities in helicopter drivetrains and complex engine and gearbox components. The company also provides a broad range of replacement parts, bearing repair, and engine overhaul capabilities for the T53 engines that power Bell UH-1Hs, Huey IIs and AH-1F Cobras.
For the T56 engine which powers the Lockheed C130, Timken provides replacements parts, and bearing repairs. In addition, Timken now offers more APU replacement parts than ever before to complement its well-known bearing repair capabilities.
In addition to its broad spectrum of OEM-licensed and FAA-approved replacement products for engines, gearboxes and auxiliary systems. Timken has a proven record of superior quality. Customers benefit from Timken’s proven technology and reconditioning methods, knowing that Timken products will meet even the most demanding requirements.
Timken’s precision manufacturing methods are especially noteworthy. Timken’s casting method produces precision parts that require little, if any final finishing. By handling all steps in the casting operation including design, machining, heat transferring, finishing and testing. Timken is able to meet the most demanding needs at a single location, with no third-party sources. This also allows for strong manufacturing engineering and continual investment in advanced process technology.
Timken provides maintenance and overhaul services for everything from commercial and military aircraft engines to helicopter drivetrains. Parts sustainment, exchange programs, and reconditioning services expand fleet management opportunities and deliver comprehensive life cycle solutions. Factory-trained technicians overhaul Timken PMA drivetrain components at OEM-authorized repair facilities using proprietary processes and equipment to achieve strict tolerances and product reliability. While reducing MRO costs through repairs and replacement components, Timken’s dedicated team of technical and logistical professionals deliver nonstop service, providing customers with a balance of proven performance, consistent availability and competitive value.
Timken Aftermarket Solutions displays commitment to the aerospace aftermarket by focusing their global technology resources on enhancing product design and capabilities to meet the latest aviation challenges.
Timken Aftermarket Solutions is part of the Timken Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of highly engineered bearings, alloy steels and related components and assemblies. By applying our knowledge of friction management and power transmission, Timken helps customers’ products run smoother, faster and more cost effectively.
Timken Aftermarket Solutions
3110 N. Oakland, Mesa, AZ 85215