Construction of Coopesa’s New Facilities Should Restart in May

Construction of Coopesa’s New Facilities Should Restart in May

If work resumes, the MRO hopes for a June 2019 completion.

Lee Ann Shay | Apr 19, 2018

ORLANDO–Coopesa’s new hangar complex has been delayed several times, but the Costa Rican MRO’s CEO is confident that construction of the first new hangar will resume in May. If this actually happens, the hangar should be finished in June 2019, says Minor Rodriguez, Coopesa’s CEO, speaking on the sidelines of MRO Americas.

That the facility will be able to accommodate four narrowbodies and two widebodies, or six narrowbodies simultaneously, along with backshops and offices.

The delays are caused by the Costa Rican government, which cancelled the first builder’s contract. The government owns the land and will own the new hangar, when it’s finished.

Coopesa intends to build a second hangar, on land that it owns adjacent to the first hangar, in 2020. “We’re looking for . . .

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EmpowerMX and Coopesa Sign Agreement to Implement FeetCycle MRO

EmpowerMX is pleased to announce agreement with Coopesa to implement FleetCycle® MRO. This version of FleetCycle® is specifically designed to optimize production control and create maintenance efficiency through production process automation, utilization of electronic maintenance information and deployment of mobile technology. This implementation will leverage cloud technology to reduce overall infrastructure costs and take advantage of software updates and upgrades implemented directly by the EmpowerMX team. Highly effective management tools include dashboarding that will facilitate maintenance decision making in real-time.

Minor Rodríguez, General Manager of Coopesa, “We selected EmpowerMX as  our business partner to help us to grow the company, increase our production efficiency and meet our customer needs. Our focus in on client satisfaction, quality and TAT (Turn Around Time)”. FleetCycle® will be a significant part of the Coopesa plan to achieve their 2018 goals and beyond.

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