Vital Link Europe’s Projects Group has extensive experience with oversight of project design, manufacture, procurement, installation and commissioning in accordance with our ISO 9001:2015 procedures. Our recent multi-phase design and construction project success for HeliOne in Norway demonstrates our PM expertise.
VLE ensures that new projects and modifications are managed to meet end-user requirements and conform to industry and national standards for design, construction, operation and safety. As an Atec company, we gain support from our corporate Program Management Office (PMO). We can dedicate an experienced Engineer, PM, SME or FSR to handle and oversee customer projects. Consultancy services focus on modernization, life cycle cost and operational availability. As part of this service, Vital Link Europe provides studies such as Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) analysis to assist customers in controlling costs, assessing future maintenance and inventory control.
VLE has experienced test facility technicians and support engineers for the turnkey installation, maintenance, refurbishment and relocation of jet engine test and other sound suppression facilities. Vital Link Europe employs local permanent site crews that include the required trades such as ironworkers, sheet metal workers, electricians, mechanics, and painters.
Our personnel are experienced in managing and overseeing all aspects of test facility construction, including site utilities, reinforced foundations, thrust restraint systems, steel erection, acoustical intake and exhaust systems, mechanical and electrical systems, and fire protection systems. Our Field Site Superintendents have extensive experience in the construction of Hush Houses and Noise Suppressors, as well as many other commercial and military jet engine test facilities.
In addition to thrust engine experience, Vital Link Europe also specializes in providing turboshaft, turboprop, and APU test cells, related subsystems and test benches. As part of the Vital Link/Atec Network, we have access to world renowned field service teams and over 125 engineers.
VLE currently manages site staffed sustainment efforts from the UK and UAE. From ongoing sustainment to specific task orders, VLE has been handling site manning contracts at important engine test facilities for over 10 years. this is an area of growing demand and VLE is adding significant personnel and resources to respond to our client’s operational and maintenance needs.
VLE also operates a satellite office in the United Arab Emirates to serve the interests of our customers based in the Middle East. We have recently welcomed new corporate offices in Turkey and Singapore to complement our UAE location.