12-Oct-2010 Source: Aerospace Filtration Systems
Aerospace Filtration Systems, Inc. (AFS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE:DCI) and a division of the Aerospace & Defense group, continues to expand its strong face to face representation for its rotorcraft Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) product line. Donaldson has teamed with Ian Winkworth and Wintech International to serve customers in the Oceania/Australia/New Zealand market.
â€œOur business development team has been built around individuals with years of experience in commercial and military rotorcraft operations worldwide,â€ said Michael Scimone, President of Donaldsonâ€™s St. Louis operation. â€œTheir expertise allows us to best serve our customers and provide world class support for our Inlet Barrier Filter product line. Ian Winkworth is very well suited to assist existing and future customers in the busy Oceania market.â€
Winkworth and Wintech provide sales and support for Donaldsonâ€™s commercial rotorcraft Inlet Barrier Filter systems, including IBFs for the popular AS350 series helicopters.
Donaldson provides certified IBF solutions for the following: AgustaWestland A119 Koala, AW119Ke and AW139; Bell 205A1, 206B, 407, 206L-3/4, 206L-1(C30), 429 and 430; Eurocopter EC130, AS350 B/BA/B1/B2/B3, AS350s with Soloy or Heli-Lynx Honeywell engine conversions; and MD Helicopters MD 369H Series, MD 500D/E/F and MD 900/902. IBF solutions for the AgustaWestland AW109 Power and Grand as well as the Bell 206L are currently in development. To learn more about Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, visit www.donaldson.aero or www.afs.donaldson.com.
About Wintech-Int Pty Ltd
Wintech-Int Pty Ltd, a wholly Australian-owned business, has an extensive aviation and military background. The companyâ€™s focus is to provide clients with products that incorporate the latest technologies that help increase operational capability while reducing logistic workloads.
About Donaldson Aerospace & Defense
Donaldson Aerospace & Defense is a leading worldwide provider of filtration systems for the aerospace and defense industry. Our filtration solutions protect fixed wing aircraft, rotorcraft, military ground vehicles, electronic equipment, space vehicles, missiles, military shipboard systems, and amphibious vehicles. We are committed to advancing filtration technology, providing quality products and prompt customer service. Our group serves customers from sales, engineering, and manufacturing locations around the world.
About Donaldson Company
Donaldson is a leading worldwide provider of filtration systems that improve people’s lives, enhance our customers’ equipment performance, and protect our environment. We are a technology-driven company committed to satisfying our customers’ needs for filtration solutions through innovative research and development, application expertise, and global presence. Our employees contribute to the company’s success by supporting our customers at our more than 100 sales, manufacturing, and distribution locations around the world. Donaldson is a member of the S&P MidCap 400 and Russell 1000 indices, and our shares trade on the NYSE under the symbol DCI. Additional information is available at www.donaldson.com.