Contact: Yvonne ColemanMarketing ManagerTel: (407) 648-7373Orlando ... ASIG®, an industry leader in aviation services, announced today that four of its aviation fuel services operations, based in the United Kingdom, are recipients of Shell Aviation's top Health, Safety, Security & Environmental (HSSE) Award, Goal Zero. ASIG provides aviation fuel services on behalf of Shell Aviation to their airline customers.
Under the award scheme, ASIG's aircraft refueling operation at Birmingham International Airport (BHX) achieved Bronze status. Refueling operations at Manchester Airport (MAN) and London Stansted Airport (STN) both received Silver. At London Luton Airport (LTN), ASIG achieved Gold status for both its refueling and fuel facility management and operations units. The Goal Zero award scheme recognizes proactive management and practices as well as being a top performer. Criteria include compliance, training and achievement of zero spills, accidents and injuries.
Commenting on the awards, Keith P. Ryan, ASIG President, said, "It is an honor to be recognized by one of our largest customers in this way and to know that we share the same commitment and determination to be an industry leader, consistently delivering services in a safe and environmentally sound manner. I'd also like to acknowledge the efforts of all of our staff members at these locations for their daily commitment to practicing safe behaviors, thus ensuring the well being of our employees, customers and the community at large."
Note to Editors: ASIG is a global provider of ground, fuel, cargo and airport facility services to airlines, airports, oil companies and industry partners. The company's 7,500 highly qualified aviation service professionals safely handle millions of flights annually. ASIG offers flexible, comprehensive service solutions that deliver value and quality across a network of 63 airports in North America, Europe and Asia.
ASIG is part of BBA Aviation plc a leading global aviation support and aftermarket services provider with market leading businesses and attractive growth opportunities. BBA Aviation's Flight Support businesses (Signature Flight Support, ASIG and Executive Beechcraft) are focused on refuelling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Ontic, International Governor Services, APPH, Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H&S Aviation, International Turbine Service and Barrett Turbine Engine Company) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the design, manufacture and services of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.Forward-LookingStatementsThe Company from time to time may discuss forward-looking information. Except for the historical information contained in this release, all forward-looking information are estimates of the Company's management and are subject to the various risks and uncertainties that are beyond the Company's control and may cause results to differ from management expectations.