GKN Westland Helicopters orders seven fixtures from Hepco

GKN Westland Helicopters has ordered seven fixtures from Hepco Slide Systems, of Tiverton, Devon, for its Yeovil factory. The fixtures, made up of new design rings and slides, allow one worker to turn the 130kg helicopter blades during finishing operations. The blades were previously laid on trestle-style supports.

GKN Westland Helicopters has ordered seven fixtures from Hepco Slide Systems, of Tiverton, Devon, for its Yeovil factory. The fixtures, made up of new design rings and slides, allow one worker to turn the 130kg helicopter blades during finishing operations. The blades were previously laid on trestle-style supports.