Singapore Airlines Cargo, one of the world’s leading air cargo carriers, has appointed CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading independent provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) and galley cart services, to maintain and repair its entire fleet of ULDs worldwide under an exclusive five-year agreement.
In addition to Singapore Airlines Cargo’s global fleet of more than 16,000 containers and pallets used by SIA parent company and SIA Cargo, CHEP will also provide repairs for Scoot, Singapore Airlines’ fully-owned subsidiary operating medium- and long-haul low-cost flights. Repairs will be carried out across CHEP’s extensive global network, including stations in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. CHEP Aerospace Solutions will also be expanding its operations in Singapore to support this new business.
CHEP Aerospace Solutions President, Dr. Ludwig Bertsch, said: “Following our recent ULD management contract win with Cathay Pacific and retaining ULD repairs for American Airlines as subcontractor to their recently announced ULD outsourcing arrangement we are very pleased that the great momentum continues and Singapore Airlines Cargo has selected CHEP to maintain and repair its global fleet of ULDs. We are committed to providing world-class levels of service to all our business partners and welcome Singapore Airlines Cargo to our ever-expanding customer portfolio.”
CHEP Aerospace Solutions, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, manages the largest independent global fleet of Unit Load Devices (ULDs), owns an extensive global repair network and offers complete ULD and galley cart outsourcing solutions, including fast access to ULDs through Short Term Solutions. CHEP Aerospace Solutions integrates the world’s leading independent ULD pooling provider, Unitpool, and three of the industry’s most respected maintenance and repair organisations (MROs), JMI Aerospace, Driessen Services and Airworld Services, with a network of more than 350 served airports, 50 certified repair centres and 14 regional offices worldwide. CHEP Aerospace Solutions is part of Brambles Limited. For more information on CHEP Aerospace Solutions please visit www.chep.com/aerospace.