To have their expertise and service capabilities now under the Kapco Global name means an expansion of our international footprint and added value for our customers and suppliers throughout the world.
Brea, California (PRWEB) May 16, 2017
Kapco Global is pleased to announce its recent acquisition of German battery distribution company D+C-Airparts Battery in Europe GmbH. With more than thirty-years as a trusted supplier, service center, and battery training facility, D+C-Airparts is one of the most respected names in European aviation battery distribution and maintenance. This acquisition will help Kapco Global further expand its service and repair offerings while maintaining its highest standards of quality and customer care.
D+C-Airparts is an authorized distributor for companies including Saft, Marathon, and Hawker. The product line also covers Concorde and Gill lead-acid batteries. It is a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved repair station and is EASA Part 145 approved by the German Aviation Authority.
“D+C-Airparts is one of the most well-regarded names in European aviation battery supply, service and repair. They have the type of reputation and reach we are proud to bring into our family,” said Kapco Global CEO and President Andrew Todhunter, “To have their expertise and service capabilities now under the Kapco Global name means an expansion of our international footprint and added value for our customers and suppliers throughout the world.”
“By combining D+C-Airparts’ established expertise in aviation batteries with Kapco Global’s worldwide presence, we are better positioned to serve our global partners than ever before,” adds Karl-Christian Schweyer, D+C-Airparts Managing Director. “I am fully confident that Kapco Global is the right partner for D+C-Airparts’ future. We share great enthusiasm for the endless possibilities this partnership provides.”
About Kapco Global: Kapco Global is a leading independent global aerospace parts distribution business headquartered in Brea, California. As well as providing traditional distribution services to airlines, MROs and OEMs, the company also provides a range of inventory management solutions designed to reduce operating costs and improve supply chain performance. The company’s focus is on providing outstanding quality and value by better understanding its customers and delivering time-based service advantages.
Kapco Global was founded over 45 years ago and has grown five-fold in the last 10 years, building a distribution portfolio of over 400,000 different parts spanning electrical interconnect, cabin and interior to precision mechanical components, sensing and switching devices to seals and fluid management system products. Kapco Global is 100% employee-owned, employs over 500 people, operating twelve facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, all strategically positioned to better serve its core markets. http://www.kapco-global.com