AFEC - Aviation Fuel Excellence Centre

The Consultant Group’s knowledge and regulations expertise and our knowledge in co-designing, constructing, and refurbishing aviation fueling vehicles are authentic; they allow us to deliver a core perspective of the true Aviation Fuel Excellence Centre.

With over 30 years of experience in aircraft refueling equipment industry

Our group boasts over 30 years of experience in the aircraft refueling equipment industry, providing us with a deep understanding of the sector’s intricacies and challenges. This extensive experience allows us to offer top-notch services to our clients, ensuring their operations run smoothly and efficiently.

Our team of JIG and IATA-certified inspectors provides comprehensive guidance and support for fuel facilities and equipment. Our skills and industry networks are ready to fulfill your training, auditing, and operational needs to improve the quality of its fuelling services.

Personalized consultation services worldwide

Our team of experts specializing in aviation fuel is committed to providing highly personalized consultation services to clients worldwide. Our collaborative approach emphasizes the importance of safety management as a core business process, ensuring optimal safety during airport fueling operations. We pride ourselves on our comprehensive understanding of the airline industry’s intricacies and the dynamics of the jet fuel market. Our team is dedicated to helping clients navigate these complex systems and confidently achieve their goals.

Aviation Fuel Excellence Centre (AFEC)

Trainers worldwide who are ready to share their expertise with you!

Sergio Espinoza
Sergio Espinoza
South America

Sergio has more than 15 years of experience conducting training and inspections in facilities within airports and in remote locations where all the necessary knowledge must be applied to guarantee the quality of the fuel and the safety of the operations. His capabilities are proven in fuel management, quality control assurance, and Inventory control at plants. Sergio has solid knowledge of operational tasks, maintenance, and advice on developing projects for the construction and modification of fuel facilities.

Ahmed M. Hatem
Ahmed M. Hatem
EMEA

Ahmed has field service capabilities, with 14 years dedicated to aviation fuel operations. He knows the special care required for handling aviation fuel at airports, from start-ups to established operations, to deliver a total-plant perspective. Ahmed performs a range of competency audits to the JIG and IATA Fuel Quality Pool standards to minimize the business risks in achieving “Safe Operation” of managed aviation refuelling facilities. Support the aviation fuels business across a network of customer locations within the Middle East & Africa.EMEA

Mohamed Sabra
Mohamed Sabra
Pacific Rim

Mohamed is a highly experienced aviation Fuel Operations, Compliance, and Management Systems Consultant with over 20 years of expertise. With his current accreditation as a JIG&IFQP Inspector, Mohamed can guide aviation fuel’s safe and reliable delivery. Mohamed has solid knowledge of aviation refuelling Equipment, operations, training, Projects, Technical Support, Inspections, and Compliance Management. He specialises in managing aviation fuel supply chain operations and ensuring the highest standards are met.

Raphael G. Tscharland
Raphael G. Tscharland
EMEA

Raphael held a leading position in the leading industry body, IATA Technical Fuel Group. His extensive knowledge and experience enable him to offer high-quality technical services to clients. Raphael brings over 25 years of industry experience developing and delivering Training for IATA Fuel Quality Pool inspectors, knowledge of fuel quality control, Safety Health & Environment (SHE) standards, operational procedures, and refueling safety and leadership.

Peter FJM Looijen
Peter FJM Looijen
International

Peter is an exceptional industry veteran with over 30 years of experience. He has a proven track record of managing major projects across Europe. He excels at optimizing processes, driving sustainable efficiency improvements, and maximizing shareholder value. Peter is a thought leader who develops and implements innovative best practices for global markets. He is an external driver who compels companies to achieve operational excellence and enhances personal accountability for safety, empowering employees to make safer decisions and take safety performance to the next level.

Experts with Knowledge of The Airline & Jet Fuel!

On-demand excellance services

Training: We offer training programs for aviation fuel operations, covering safety, quality control, and best practices.

Maintenance Support: Our maintenance team is available for customer maintenance plans upon request, ensuring efficient and industry-standard compliance.

Inspections and Operation Assessments: We assess fueling operations to find areas for improvement and ensure compliance with regulations.

Compliance Development & Integrated Solutions

Technical Services Agreement

Comprehensive Support: Includes product quality and operational support, ensuring fuel meets industry standards and operational requirements.

Licensed Documentation: Our clients can rely on us for licensed documentation, including policies, standards, and procedures that ensure compliance and best practices.

Inspection and Service Visits: Our team carries out routine inspections and service visits to oversee operations, pinpoint any possible concerns, and provide essential assistance where necessary.

Training: Per the annual contract agreement, our clients are entitled to complimentary training programs to augment their staff members’ knowledge and expertise.

Management Services and Consultancy: We optimize fuel operations and offer consultancy services to address challenges.

Comprehensive Consultancy and Engineering Support: Our consultants and engineers offer end-to-end project support for optimizing your facility’s efficiency, safety, and long-term performance.

Competencies Skills of Consultants by Our Group

  • IATA IFQP certified Trainer & Auditor,
  • JIG certified Trainer & Auditor,
  • ISO 9001,45001&14001 Lead Auditor Accreditation,
  • Certified IV in Work Health and Safety (WHS),
  • Lead auditor for technical inspections ATA 103,
  • Certified Safety Driving Instructor and,
  • Multilingual team: Dutch, German, French, English, Arabic, Spanish, and Italian.

Aviation Fuel Excellence Centre (AFEC)

Aviation companies can derive various advantages by engaging the available technical advisory services.

These benefits may include:

  • Enhance the safety and efficiency of fueling operations
  • Minimize downtime and maximize asset lifespan
  • Exceed customer expectations and fulfill contractual obligations
  • Adapt to emerging technologies and industry trends
  • Ensure a smooth transition to new fueling systems and processes
  • Enhanced product quality and consistency
  • Improved operational efficiency and cost savings
  • Strengthened compliance with industry standards and regulations
  • Reduced safety hazards and improved incident prevention

Technical advisory services are essential to aviation fuel operations, providing expert guidance and support to ensure jet fuel products’ safe, efficient, and compliant handling. These services play a crucial role in maintaining the integrity of aviation fuel systems, protecting the environment, and safeguarding the health and safety of workers and the public.

Contact us today to discuss how our consultancy and engineering support services can help you optimize your aviation fuel handling operations and achieve your business goals.