Segers Aero Corporation of Crestview and Opa Locka, FL to relocate its North American headquarters to Fairhope, AL.
Segers Aero Corporation has purchased a 130,000 square foot facility, which formerly housed Crestview Aerospace and L3 Communications, in Fairhope, AL. They will employ approximately 100 people at this location.
Segers is an internationally recognized provider of aviation services to fixed wing and rotary wing; military and commercial customers worldwide. Segers specializes in parts management and logistics as well as engine maintenance repair and overhaul. With locations in Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and the USA; Segers is an organization growing to meet the needs of its customers.
"We (Segers Aero Corporation) will relocate our Rolls Royce T-56/501 Turbine Engine Repair & Overhaul facility located in Opa Locka, FL and our U.S. Corporate Headquarters located in Crestview, FL to Fairhope, AL. We are excited about this move and believe it will benefit our business in the future," said Howard Hadley, President and CEO of Segers Aero Corporation.
"The recruiting of aerospace and aviation companies has been a long time focus of the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance and it is great when a quality company like Segers chooses to locate in Baldwin County," said Donna Givens, Chairman of the Alliance Board of Directors.
Robert Ingram, President/CEO of the Alliance states "Landing a major aerospace logistics and MRO firm is in itself significant. Bringing the North American headquarters of Segers to Baldwin County magnifies that significance exponentially. This is truly a great day for Fairhope and all of Baldwin County."