The 2018 MARPA EMEA Conference

The 2018 MARPA EMEA Conference will be held in Dublin, Ireland from May 2-3, 2018 in cooperation between the Modification And Replacement Parts Association (MARPA) and the International Trade Administration(ITA). We could not bring events to the PMA industry this without support from our sponsors!
On this page, you can learn more about the sponsors for the 2018 MARPA EMEA Conference. Click on a sponsor's name in the list below to go directly to their information!

Able Aerospace Services

Able Aerospace is a Gold Sponsor

Reasons why you should be using Able:

  • Millions of components repaired without a single in service failure.
  • Over 95% of the work is done in house. .
  • Large inventory of core products available for exchange.
  • Review your job status from our website 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
  • Average experience of our engineering staff is over 20 years.
  • We invest hundreds of thousands dollars per year in training for our employees.
  • We will pre-position assets anywhere in the world to support your maintenance needs.
  • We save operators tens of millions of dollars each year over their next best maintenance alternative.
  • We invest millions of dollars annually in technology to continually improve turn times and lower costs.
  • We stick to our price. No hidden costs!

AMETEK Aerospace & Defense's Sensors and Fluid Management Systems

AMETEK Aerospace & Defense's Sensors and Fluid Management Systems is a Break Sponsor

AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, Measurement and Power Systems, Sensors and Fluid Management Systems (Sensors) is a recognized OEM leader in the design and manufacture of Aircraft Sensor systems and components for an array of commercial and military markets.
Our product portfolio consists of high-temperature thermocouples, pressure sensors, pressure switches, fuel gauging systems, fuel level and temperature sensors, lube oil level and RTD temperature sensors, speed sensors, hydraulic level and temperature sensors, waste water level sensors, fuel flow meters and flow switches, accelerometers, angle of attack sensors, other air data system sensors and cables and harnesses.
AMETEK Sensors experienced group of aerospace engineers stand ready to provide FAA Approved PMA/DER solutions to the commercial aviation community within our core competency.

Aviation Component Solutions

Aviation Component Solutions is a Silver Sponsor

Aviation Component Solutions (ACS) is a leader in the PMA parts industry.  A world-class engineering company, ACS designs, certifies, manufactures and distributes PMA parts for airframe and engine components and accessories that are used on all of the large commercial aircraft. ACS’s catalog contains over 875 PMA parts – all internally developed via test and computation covering many ATA chapters, including pneumatics, air conditioning, ice and rain protection, hydraulic power, power plant, engine starting, flight controls, landing gear and several more.
ACS’s customer base includes over 400 of the world’s leading airlines and repair stations.  A global business, ACS customers can be found on six continents – in over 30 countries.
First and foremost, ACS offers its customers significant overall life cycle cost savings equaling several millions of dollars each and every year.
ACS PMA parts are instantly available with order fill rates above 99 percent, the vast majority of which are shipped the day the order is placed allowing ACS customers to meet their TAT goals while keeping spare parts inventory to a minimum.
Over 400 of the world’s leading airlines and repair stations count on ACS products and services.  ACS: Delivering the Difference!


HEICO is a Diamond Sponsor

HEICO Corporation is a successful and growing technology-driven aerospace, industrial, defense and electronics company. For more than 50 years, HEICO has thrived by providing customers with innovative and cost-saving products and services.
HEICO's products are found on large commercial aircraft, regional, business and military aircraft, as well as on a large variety of industrial turbines, targeting systems, missiles and electro-optical devices.
HEICO Corporation is a New York Stock Exchange listed company (NYSE: HEI and HEI.A) and has been ranked as one of the 100 "Best Small Companies" and 200 "Hot Shot Stocks" by Forbes. With headquarters in Hollywood, Florida, and multiple locations around the world - HEICO provides over 1 million square feet of design, manufacturing, repair, overhaul, distribution, sales and support capabilities.
HEICO Corporation operates in two segments, the Flight Support group and the Electronic Technologies group. The Flight Support group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs, distributes and overhauls FAA-approved parts that extend over the entire aircraft, from the engines all the way to hydraulic, pneumatic, electromechanical, avionic, structures, wheels and brakes and even interiors.
HEICO Parts Group (HPG) is the worlds largest independent supplier of FAA-PMA approved engine and component parts for virtually every engine platform and ATA chapter, holding over 12,000 FAA approvals, and producing more than 500 new, highly engineered parts each year. HPG offers more than parts. Customers continue to turn to HEICO to solve operational problems through product improvements, to develop new unit exchange programs, and to design and manufacture detailed parts for use in customer designed repairs.

Jet Parts Engineering

Jet Parts Engineering is a Silver Sponsor

Since 1994, Jet Parts Engineering has built a reputation as a high quality FAA-PMA parts supplier. We always ensure high value and excellent customer service while supplying PMA parts to clients such as Delta Airlines, American Airlines, Lufthansa, and United Airlines, as well as repair stations around the world. Quality control and quality assurance are held to the highest standards, and our engineers and technicians have a wealth of aerospace and manufacturing experience. The goal of Jet Parts Engineering has always been to provide our MRO partners with accessible and easy alternatives to OEMs. We carry all of our parts in stock and can ship within twenty-four hours. Our employees are here to serve you, our customer.
We are certain that Jet Parts Engineering’s product value and customer service will exceed your expectations!
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Piedmont Propulsion Systems

Piedmont Propulsion Systems is a Break Sponsor

Piedmont Propulsion Systems ( performs propeller MRO for regional, corporate, and military aircraft. PPS holds FAA/EASA Propeller Class-1 and Class-2 ratings for all Dowty, Hamilton, Hartzell and McCauley propellers. PPS is the only facility in the world with certification to overhaul all ATR and DHC-8-100/200/300/400 propeller types, including Hamilton 568F and Dowty R408 propellers. PPS also supports out-of-production propellers including Saab 340/2000, Fokker 27/50/60, EMB-120 & DHC-6 platforms.
PPS is a subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc. ( FAvS’s other operating subsidiaries are:
Aerospace Turbine Rotables ( repairs and overhauls Landing Gear systems, Flight Controls and Flight Control Actuation systems, Lighting, Power Supplies, Tach Generators, Oxygen & Fire Suppression systems (including Hydrostatic Testing), Crew Masks, and advanced composite repairs.
Evolution Aerospace ( offers over 200 PMAs for Honeywell/Grimes lighting, starter/generator brushes, landing gear, crew masks and oxygen and fire bottles.

Sheffield Aerospace

Sheffield Aerospace is a Bag Sponsor

Sheffield Aerospace has become a global leader in provisioning and managing professional engineering and supply chain resource support for airline and MRO material solution programs. Our company specializes in safely and compliantly identifying, evaluating, and introducing alternate material solutions (PMA, STC, OOP Parts & DER Repairs) into the airline’s operating system. We do this by working with the airline engineering and supply chain organizations to provide a turn-key program that covers all aspect of accepting alternate parts into the airline, from solution identification/conception to a comprehensive internal approval system that includes the update of airline manuals and on-wing performance tracking & measurement of solutions.
The heritage of the executive team proudly traces to Sequa Corporation, a $2B Fortune 1000 company, and Chromalloy Gas Turbine, which grew under their leadership to become the largest independent provider of aftermarket gas turbine advanced component repairs, coatings, and alternative parts, providing tremendous savings to the global air carriers, military, ground-based turbine users, and the Maintenance / Repair / Overhaul (MRO) facilities. Our executive leadership brings years of aviation industry experience, as well as solid financial backing.

Wencor Group

Wencor Group is a Platinum Sponsor

Wencor Group is a global aerospace industry leader that provides PMA design, CMM and DER repairs, and distribution solutions to airline operators, repair stations, manufacturers, and militaries around the world. Corporate affiliates include: Wencor, Dixie Aerospace, Aerospace Coatings International, Soundair Aviation Services, Absolute Aviation Services, Flight Line Products, Xtra Aerospace, and Kitco Defense. Wencor Group is headquartered in Utah with offices in Atlanta, Amsterdam, Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Istanbul, Miami, Seattle, Birmingham, and Southern California. For more information, please visit

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