Civil Aerospace and Industrial Safety

At Didsbury Engineering, we fully understand that our customer’s operational equipment needs to be robust, reliable, in prime working order and supported by a network that is both accessible and knowledgeable.


Didsbury Engineering have a dedicated service and repair centre for the Civil Aerospace and Industrial Safety hoist kits operated by our parent company MEL Aviation Ltd located in Sudbury, with the sole aim to fulfil our customer’s service and repair requirements to the highest standards of quality and reliability.

Didsbury Engineering service centres are located globally.


download Global Service Centres


Every product received by MEL Aviation Ltd is subject to the following maintenance procedure:


  • Upon receipt of your equipment for service and/or repair, it will be booked in our system and tracked at each stage until dispatched
  • Will be stripped for assessment and quoted, a comprehensive breakdown report can be supplied identifying parts as requested
  • Upon approval of the quotation, the service/repair undertaken using OEM parts
  • Tested in accordance with LEEA standards
  • Equipment recertified for a period of 6 months for man-riding and/or 12 months for other lifting equipment
  • Supplied with a Certificate of Conformity


The equipment is serviced/repaired in accordance with “LOLER Regulations 1998”; lifting equipment should be thoroughly examined and inspected at 6 monthly intervals for man-riding equipment and accessories and 12 monthly intervals in the case of other lifting equipment.


Our sales team are always available to help you with any questions you may have


+44 161 486 2200