AEROMATERIALS
Sample Projects​

Title: Principle Aerospace Materials - Alloys and CFRP
Focus: Modeling of market size and growth, analysis of key suppliers and trends
Client: Major US mill

 

Title: Titanium and Superalloys Used in Aerospace
Focus:  Analysis of materials applications, suppliers, trends, including a 10-year forecast
Client: Major Asian conglomerate/metals supplier

Title: Aircraft Raw Materials Study
Focus: Modeling of the aircraft bill of materials for commercial, business, and military aircraft
Client: Multi-client (including OEMs, metals providers, and aerostructures companies)

Title: Buy-side Due Diligence
Focus: Create revenue model to evaluate investment thesis of a major North American aerospace metals company
Client: Major US private equity firm

Title: Profile of 6-4 Titanium Market for Aerospace in Europe
Focus: Evaluation of the billet and powder titanium market, both current and future
Client: Major Asian metals supplier

Title: Acquisition Due Diligence
Focus: Characterize the titanium, aluminum, and HS steel markets and assess target company’s relative competitiveness
Client: Major European composites manufacturer


Sample Presentations

Title: Aerospace Titanium Demand Outlook
Forum: International Titanium Assoc - Orlando, FL

 

Title: Outlook for Aerospace Superalloys
Forum: American Metals Markets - Pittsburgh, PA

Title: Outlook for Aerospace Metals Market
Forum: Metal Pages - Barcelona, Spain

 

 

STRATEGY

Sample Projects

Title: Gas Turbine Market Growth Strategy
Focus: Evaluation of current and future aero materials, processes, and potential acquisition
Client: Major US aerometals corporation

Title: Global MRO Market Economic Assessment
Focus: Impact of all MRO activity on US employment, including anticipated affect of jobs at the State level
Client: Major US trade organization

Title: Aerospace Engineering Design Services Market Assessment
Focus: Feasibility study of the ability to outsource major OEM engineering work packages to India

Client: Major European third-party engineering firm

Title: Operating and Capital Plan Development for Key Initiatives
Focus: Creation of a 10-year corporate plan for board-approved strategic initiatives for company avoiding bankruptcy
Client: Major North American third-party MRO provider

Title: Assessment of the UK Military Support Market
Focus: Demand and supply analysis (and forecast) of market to identify best opportunities for market entry 
Client: Major US defense contractor

Title: Strategic Partnership Study
Focus: Cost/benefit evaluation of an MRO joint venture for a North American and South American provide
Client: Major North American third-party MRO provider

Title: Aerospace Cluster Strategic Development
Focus: Analysis of the comparative advantage for aerospace manufacturing and MRO services
Client: Latin American country economic development board

Title: MRO Cluster Strategic Development
Focus: Analysis of the comparative advantage for MRO services, including PNL for hanger and component facilities
Client: Asian country economic development board

Title: US Military Market Entry Strategy
Focus: Characterization and strategic recommendations regarding most efficient path of market entry
Client: Major Asian MRO provider


Sample Presentations

Title: Mexico - The North America Advantage

Forum: Manufacturing in Mexico workshop - Toronto, Canada

Title: Aerospace Globalization: The Next Wave
Forum: OffShore Group - Guaymas, Mexico

MAINTENANCE, REPAIR AND OVERHAUL

Sample Projects

 

Title: Strategic Approach to Engine and Component MRO Sourcing
Focus: Study of cost/benefit of airline repairing own equipment
Client: Major European airline

Title: Small Propulsion Engine Overhaul Market Review
Focus: Evaluation of the global engine market for both MRO suppliers and aircraft operators
Client: Mid-cap international bank

Title: Regional Military Aircraft Sustainment Study
Focus: World-wide study of 70 countries concerning each approach to sustainment (I led Latin American effort)
Client: Multi-client (15 total, including many of the largest defense contractors in US and Europe)

Title: US Military Market Entry Strategy
Focus: Characterization and strategic recommendations regarding most efficient path of market entry
Client: Major Asian MRO provider

Title: Aerospace Aftermarket Assessment
Focus: Analysis of global market regarding size, growth, key trends, market structure, and profitability
Client: Major North American Engine MRO provider


Sample Presentations

Title: Latin American Air Transport MRO
Forum: UBM MRO Purchasing Conference - Mexico City, Mexico

Title: Air Transport MRO Forecast and Trends
Forum: UBM Outsourcing Conference - Hollywood, FL

SUPPLY CHAIN

Sample Projects

 

Title: Global Closed-die Forging Market for Aerospace

Focus: Analysis of size and capabilities of closed-die shops for gas turbine and airframe

Client: Major US raw material supplier

 

Title: Global CNC Market for Aerospace Hard Alloys

Focus: Analysis of size, market share, and capabilities of OEM through Tier 3 with CNC capacity

Client: Major US mill

 

Title: Third party MRO Strategy Assessment
Focus: Evaluation of airline's component repair efficiency, including cost and inventory analysis
Client: Major US airline

Title: Operating and Capital Plan Development for Key Initiatives
Focus: Creation of 10-year corporate plan for board-approved strategic initiatives, included inventory analysis
Client: Major North American third-party MRO provider