Kapco Global Discusses the Use of Prescriptive Analytics with Aerospace Manufacturing and Design Magazine

In an article for Aerospace Manufacturing and Design, Kapco Global discusses the implications for prescriptive analytics in aircraft manufacturing, maintenance and the supply chain, including three big obstacles that have prevented rapid adoption of this model. Plus, learn how Kapco Global uses methods like these to better serve our aviation customers.

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By |March 20th, 2017|Kapco News|

What Does ‘Employee Ownership’ Mean at Kapco Global?

December of last year, Kapco Global was honored among large, mid-size and small businesses by the OC Register as a Top Workplace in Orange County. This award is aimed at recognizing organizations with a proven commitment to a positive company culture, and the results are determined solely by employee-initiated survey responses. While this has always […]

By |March 15th, 2017|Kapco News, Supply Chain Management|

Prescriptive Maintenance: The Next Generation of MRO Efficiency

The term “prescriptive maintenance” is derived from the principle of prescriptive analytics. This concept is a step past predictive maintenance; it not only supplies the possible outcomes in a situation, it also gives the best avenue to pursue based on analysis of those outcomes. This mode of strategy basically allows computing models to “think” for […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Industry Information, MRO|

2017 Commercial Aviation Predictions and Obstacles

For the airline industry, 2017 is starting off as an unpredictable year. Amid worldwide political changes, an increase in terrorist threats across the Western world and recent OPEC news, many in commercial aviation are uncertain of what lies ahead. While these outlined factors are by no means a guarantee of losses to airlines in 2017, […]

By |January 27th, 2017|News|

Kapco Global’s UK Facility Is ISO 14001 Certified for Its Eco-Friendly Practices

Kapco Global is proud to announce the ISO 14001:2004 certification of our UK facility. This certificate for environmental management systems is awarded to businesses working to create sustainable, eco-considerate policies and procedures. Kapco Global has been working to implement environmental management systems across its global locations, with facilities in the U.S. receiving this certification beginning […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Kapco News|

The Rise of Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace

Additive manufacturing is the process of creating an object by stacking ultrathin layers of materials on top of one another. This technology, which is 3D printing on a large scale, has the potential to revolutionize the way planes and aircraft parts are made. In fact, the global aircraft MRO market is predicted to expand steadily […]

By |December 19th, 2016|Industry Information|

Here’s to an Amazing Holiday Season!

From every one of us here at Kapco Global, we wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous holiday season that lasts throughout the years to come.

Thank you for choosing us as your aerospace solutions partner. It is through these relationships that we have continued to maintain our status as a leader in the distribution of […]

By |December 16th, 2016|Holiday Greeting|

Kapco Global Named a Top Workplace by OC Register

On the evening of December 8, The Orange County Register gathered one hundred plus Orange County employers to celebrate the annual Top Workplaces award. This year, Kirkhill Aircraft Parts Co. (DBA as Kapco Global) was honored alongside large, mid-sized and small businesses throughout the area for their organizational commitment to creating a positive company culture. […]

By |December 14th, 2016|Kapco News|

Intelligent Aerospace and Kapco Global Discuss Our Kapco kart and Other E-Commerce Solutions

Once again, we’ve been featured on Intelligent Aerospace! Bud Miller, our Director of Business Process Management, discusses the influence of e-commerce on the supply chain and the direct, positive impact this technology has had on the Kapco Global customer experience.

A few areas covered in the article include:

E-commerce and inventory
Parts and order tracking
Purchasing […]

By |December 5th, 2016|Global E-Commerce, News, Supply Chain Management|

Predictions for the Future Profitability of Airlines (and the Role Played by Aircraft Parts Suppliers)

Earlier this year, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker told investors that he did not believe the airline industry would continue to see losses: “We, like other businesses will have good years and bad years, but the bad years will not be cataclysmic. They will just be less good than the good years.” He expressed a […]

By |November 21st, 2016|Industry Information, MRO|

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