Oliver Wyman

Helicopters

Overview

Oliver Wyman CAVOK provides strategic, operational, and technical solutions to the helicopter industry worldwide.

Oliver Wyman CAVOK leverages expertise to support the global operations of the offshore oil and gas industry, emergency medical and search and rescue (EMS & SAR) services, law enforcement, tourism, and corporate transport. 

Oliver Wyman CAVOK has a unique perspective on the aircraft support services including helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), leasing, aircraft records, and a variety of safety and operational related practices. Our areas of technical services include compliance, quality, maintenance programs, technical writing, and publications, maintenance operations, and supply chain management. Oliver Wyman CAVOK is able to support clients with implementations, assessments, operational improvements, organizational transformations, and project management for various IT and technology systems used by aviation companies.

Our team members are the global experts in helicopters and related services. We do not just provide helicopter expertise, we think together with our clients to develop best practices by combining the operational knowledge of CAVOK with Oliver Wyman’s consulting experience.

Case Studies

Offerings

Operational Service

  • Repair and Overhaul (MRO)
  • Leasing
  • Aircraft Records

Safety Practices

  • Safety Culture Assessment
  • Management System and Compliance Diagnostics
  • Human Factors, Error Management and Human Performance Enhancement
  • Just Culture Development and Implementation
  • Safety Leadership Workshops and Coaching
  • Safety Event Investigation and Analysis
  • Independent Compliance Audits

Technical Services

  • Compliance
  • Quality
  • Maintenance Programs
  • Technical Writing
  • Publications
  • Maintenance operations
  • Supply chain management

IT and Technology Systems

  • Implementations
  • Assessments
  • Operational improvements
  • Organizational transformations
  • Project management for various IT and technology systems used by aviation companies.

In the News

  • Oliver Wyman CAVOK performs industry and market due diligence in support of VSE Aviation, Inc. acquisition of 1st Choice Aerospace, Inc. Read More

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager Dave Marcontell and CAVOK VP Steve Douglas discuss "Why the use of drones still faces big regulatory hurdles." Read More

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager David Marcontell receives the 2018 Nuts & Bolts Award. Read More

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager David Marcontell says a sustainable MRO aftermarket may be in jeopardy. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Steve Douglas says a U.S. mechanic crunch due in early 2020s. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Tom Cooper says growing MRO demand will come with labor challenges. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Robbie Bourke says next-generation aircraft will comprise more than half of Eastern Europe’s fleet in 2027. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Oksana Bardygula says aviation industry is behind on cybersecurity and also must deal with the issues of intellectual property and data. Read More

  • What's the future of the independent MRO community? CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager Dave Marcontell shares his expectations for this year's MRO Americas. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Steve Douglas looks forward to discussing implementation of new FAA flight standards and more at this year’s MRO Americas. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Tom Cooper says “fleet of the future is here… it’s a great time to be in commercial aviation!” Read More