ENBIS-17: Industrial Visit to Avio Aero

13 September 2017; 13:45 – 18:00

ENBIS-17: Industrial Visit to Avio Aero

This year the industrial visit will be organized at the Avio Aero plant of Pomigliano d'Arco (Naples), about 35 kilometers (45 minutes) from Conference Center.

Avio Aero is a GE Aviation business which designs, manufactures and maintains components and systems for civil and military aviation. Today, the company provides its clients with innovative technological solutions to respond quickly to constant changes demanded by the market: Additive manufacturing, rapid prototyping, but also cells dedicated to streamlined manufacturing of transmissions, turbines and combustion chambers.

Continuous and ongoing investment in research and development and an established network of relationships with leading universities and international research centres have allowed Avio Aero to develop technological and manufacturing excellence which is recognised across the globe, an achievement borne out by a range of collaborative partnerships with key operators in the global aviation industry.

One of the three major plants in Italy of Avio Aero is located in Pomigliano d'Arco (Naples). This factory performs CRO (Component Repair and Overhaul) activities and manufactures aeronautical components, including combustion chambers, afterburners, blades for aircraft engines and small structural components. The facility has three aircraft engine test cells.

To participate in the industrial visit, we cordially invite you to send a request to Dr. Francesco Del Re (francesco.delre@unina.it) including the Privacy Notification and Consent and the Request for a GE badge, duly completed, by 24th August 2017, at the latest. Moreover, it will be necessary to send a valid identity document copy and the shoe size (for industrial safety reasons, the company will provide you during the visit with a pair of safety shoes), too.

In any case, for industrial security reasons, Avio Aero reserves the right to accept the request when the participant comes from countries inserted in their "black list" for security reasons or is employed at a competitor company.

The entry to Avio Aero is free. The price for participation is € 25 in order to cover short (packed) lunch and bus transportation costs. The maximum number of participants is 30.

Below a short agenda:

13:45 - 14:00: Short lunch
14:00: Bus departure from the Conference Center to Avio Aero
15:00 - 17:00: Guided tour through Avio Aero
17:00: Bus departure from Avio Aero to the Conference Center
18:00: Arrival at the Conference Center

We're looking forward to seeing you in Avio Aero!