Critical Logistics Partner Miller Transfer Opens Office at Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley
March 24, 2016…Mobile, AL: (MAA)
The Mobile Airport Authority and Miller Transfer have signed an agreement for Miller Transfer to open an office at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley in Mobile, AL. Miller Transfer is responsible for the logistics of physically moving the highly valuable Major Component Assemblies (MCA) from the Port of Mobile to the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility located at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley.
Miller Transfer began in 1968 and is currently Ranked 31st. in the World by International Cranes and Specialized Transport for 2015. They hold a number of certifications in international safe transport and have received numerous recognitions and awards for their safety culture.
Miller’s current locations are concentrated in the eastern United States. They currently have one of the largest fleet sizes in terms of capacity in the country. Miller will occupy offices at the Mobile Airport Authority Headquarters building on the second floor in the shared services space.
Roger Wehner, Executive Director of the Mobile Airport Authority added, "We believe that their decision to join us at the Aeroplex is another by product of our commitment to a well thought out and deliberate Aerospace Incubator Strategy (AIS) and adds just one more world class capability set to the Aeroplex and Mobile,”
About Mobile Airport Authority
Established in 1980, The Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) operates the Mobile Regional Airport, a 3,000-acre commercial airport and industrial complex, the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley and the adjacent Mobile Downtown Airport, a combined 1,700-acre complex. The Airport Authority is self-sustaining and does not receive any operational funding from tax payers. The Aeroplex offers compelling land, sea, air and ground logistical solutions. It has long been home to several MRO operations and FAA Part 145 repair stations. FEDEX, Continental Motors, VT MAE, Star Aviation and Aerostar all call the Aeroplex home employing over 2,000 people. Most recently, Airbus chose Mobile and MAA’s Mobile Aeroplex as its first final assembly line in North America. The $600 million dollar facility will produce the A320 family of aircraft. The complex is now home to many of the world’s leading aerospace suppliers and growing daily. The airport authority has a broad spectrum of turnkey solutions from single office common use services, to build-to-suit lease back programs. For more information:
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