Aero Engine Test Facility Design and Support

Aero Support engineers have gained worldwide respect within the civilian and military aero engine Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) industry. We are specialists in providing design, installation, commissioning, calibration and support services to aero engine test facilities and component test rig users.

Aero Engine Test Facilities, Mobile Engine Test Stand (METS), Uninstalled Engine Test Facility (UETF)

Aero Engine Test Cell Design and Support

With over 25 years aero engine test facility experience, Aero Support have been responsible for the design of instrumentation and control systems and performance analysis software for many aero engine types.

Our specialist engineers have a proven track record in providing first class service to our civilian and military aerospace and power generation customers.

Providing design and support solutions for enclosed (indoor) test facilities and outdoor Mobile Engine Test (METS) facilities.

Our engineers perform true end-to-end on-site instrumentation calibration and maintenance of aero engine test facilities worldwide. We also provide off-site and on-line technical instrumentation and software support for our customers.

We recently modified a customer facility to enable the first run of the Rolls Royce T56-A-14 Series 3.5 turboprop engine. This involved instrumentation and control modification and application test software creation.

Another recent success was modifying an existing T56 Mobile Engine Test System (METS) to test the P-3 Orion QEC. This project was completed on-time, within budget and to the complete satisfaction of our customer.

CEC Vibration Products - Preferred Value Added Distributor

Vibration Monitoring and Calibration Equipment

CEC sensors are used worldwide in power generation, aerospace, military and marine applications. Reliable self-generating designs ensure suitability for use in demanding hazardous location. CSA and Atex approved vibration sensors.

Vibration Sensors and Transducers

CEC Vibration Products manufacture vibration analysis and monitoring equipment, ranging from single to twelve channel systems. Modular and programmable solutions to satisfy both simple and complex instrumentation requirements.

Low-Noise Cables/Assemblies

High quality low noise cables and cable assemblies are available for interconnection of sensor and monitoring equipment. High temperature low noise cable assemblies provide high reliability and quality connection solutions.

CEC Vibration Products, Vibration analysis, vibration sensors

With more than 70 years of field-proven experience, CEC Vibration Products have a reputation which is unmatched in the industry. Leading the industry in developing and manufacturing precision instruments that measure vibration.

In 1960 an agreement was reached to merge with the Bell & Howell Company, an association that was to produce significant new advancements in transducers, signal conditioning and oscillographic technology.

1986 saw a group of Transamerica stockholders purchase the company. CEC then became the CEC Instruments Division of the newly formed Imo Industries Incorporated of Lawrenceville, New Jersey. In June of 1994, CEC was sold to Sensortronics and is currently known as CEC Vibration Products, Division of Sensortronics. CEC’s 17,300 square foot facility is located at 746 Arrow Grand Circle in Covina, California.

In January 2002 Sensortronics was sold to Vishay Corporation. At the completion of this sale, CEC Vibration Products became the only remaining company in the Corporation now known as CEC Vibration Products Inc.

Aero Support is the European distributor for CEC Vibration Products and are able to supply products, equipment, product literature and support where required. Having used CEC products extensively for our customer installations, Aero Support is able to provide our customers with a total instrumentation solution, including specification, design, installation, commissioning and support.

CEC Vibration Products are world leaders in the self-generating velocity vibration sensor market.


  • Aero Support launches new website.
  • Our engineers successfully achieved customer acceptance for contracted C-130H/AP-3C METS.
  • Aero Support engineers obtain correlation of outdoor test facility with major OEM.


Aero Support is a customer focussed, Surrey based company providing aero engine test facility design and support solutions.

In addition to our test facility solutions, we are also a major distributor for CEC Vibration Products to our UK and worldwide customers.


Aero Support Ltd.

70 Weydon Hill Road

Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8NY, UK

Tel: +44 845 0600 877

Fax: +44 845 0600 788