David Glass

A WORD FROM DAVID GLASS

“Spectro and Jet-Care have been providing comprehensive analysis services to aviation, marine and industrial companies around the world for 40 years. We have a solid customer base who value the service we offer. We save them time in predicting problems before they become apparent and we save them money in avoiding major overhauls and unplanned maintenance. With increased requirement for higher reliability, I can foresee many more opportunities around the world.”

 
David Glass


David Glass | Founder & Managing Director

A FIRST CLASS SERVICE

As a privately owned and independent company, we take pride in offering a first class, personal service. Our clients are located all over the world and we treat every one of them on an individual basis, providing dedicated analysis and reporting to meet specific needs.

With laboratories in the UK, Switzerland and the USA employing  highly experienced chemists, lab technicians and engineers, we provide a world-leading service. The most reliable and technically advanced equipment combined with unmatched expertise allows us to provide high precision analysis with results typically available within 48 hours.

Milestones
2015

2015
The move to Hatchwood Place, Odiham
UK, is completed
 

We completed our move to Hatchwood Place, a Grade II listed complex, marking the next milestone in our Company's growth.  With an extensive refurbishment of the facility we have been able to more than treble the size of our previous laboratory space

Spectro

2014
The UK offices move to larger premises

We began the transition to Hatchwood Place.  Our offices moved during 2014 with the laboratories scheduled to move in Q1 2015.

Spectro

2007
Jet-Care receives 100% approval with Lloyd’s Register

Maintaining the highest possible standards is a fundamental part of our philosophy. We recognise that latest accreditation plays a key role in delivering competence and integrity for our customers. In 2007, Jet-Care received 100% approval with Lloyd’s Register for its Gas Path Analysis service.

Spectro

2000
Spectro Oil AG laboratory opens in Switzerland

To fulfil the growing needs of our European customers, Spectro established a third laboratory in Switzerland, near Basel in 2000. Spectro Oil AG laboratory is accredited by Swiss Accreditation Service (SAS) to ensure compliance with the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard.

Spectro

1996
Jet-Care laboratory opens in New Jersey

The demand for oil analysis and engine trend monitoring services was such that within a couple of years, Spectro had set up a further laboratory in North America near New-York, operating as Jet-Care International Inc.

Spectro

1981
Jet-Care Trend Monitoring by
Gas Path Analysis begins

Jet-Care, Gas Path Analysis service was founded and developed its own suite of software. Today, Jet-Care is recognised as a world leader in engine trending with 14,000 engines monitored worldwide, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

Spectro

1976
Spectro® is founded by David Glass

The company's first laboratory was established at Fairoaks airport in Surrey in 1976. Providing oil analysis services to the aviation industry, the company’s reputation for providing a fast and efficient service quickly grew.

FAST FACTS

Experience and expertise

A highly experienced team of chemists, analysts and engineers

GPA

Latest News

Fuel analysis service now available at Spectro Swiss Laboratory

Fuel analysis service now available at Spectro Swiss Laboratory

We are pleased to announce that we are now able to offer a fuel analysis service at the Spectro Oil AG laboratory in Kaiseraugst, Switzerland.

 

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Shows and Conferences

NBAA Morristown Regional Forum
7th September 2017

NBAA Morristown Regional Forum

ACCREDITATIONS

  • The use of the UKAS accreditation mark does not imply that all activities are accredited by UKAS. Accreditation covers the laboratory activities in accordance with the Schedule of Accreditation, which can be found on the UKAS website.

CONNECT WITH US

SPECTRO | JET-CARE UK

Local time: 6:16PM
contact UK

Welcome to Spectro | Jet-Care

In 2015 we completed the move to Hatchwood Place, a Grade II listed complex, which marked the next milestone in our Company's growth.  With an extensive refurbishment of the facility we were able to more than treble the size of our previous laboratory space therefore allowing us to extend the analysis portfolio offered to our customers around the world.

 


Spectro | Jet-Care are proud to offer a first class responsive service to our customers:

  •   Highly experienced team of technicians and analysts
  •   Engine trending through the Jet-Care Gas Path Analysis Program
  •   UKAS accredited laboratory facilities
  •   Comprehensive reporting of analysis results

Spectro | Jet-Care team:

David Glass   Managing Director
Guy Glass   Financial Controller, Director
Alan Baker   International Sales and Marketing Manager
Richard Medhurst   Operations Manager
Jim Lawrie   Jet-Care GPA Operations Manager
Chris Brown   IT Manager
Stephanie Little   Aviation Business Development Manager 
Trevor Jackson   Marine Business Development Manager
Alison Hayden   Communications Officer
Alison Potere   Continuous Improvement Manager
Andres Grille   Chief Scientific Officer

Spectro | Jet-Care
Hatchwood Place,
Farnham Road, 
Odiham
Hampshire
RG29 1AB, UK

 

Spectro
Tel:  +44 (0) 1256 704000 (24 hours)
AOG:  +44 (0) 1256 393500 (24 hours)
Fax:  +44 (0) 1256 704006
Email:  enquiries@spectro-oil.com

Jet-Care GPA
Tel: +44 (0) 1256 701777 (24 hours)
Fax: +44 (0) 1256 701377
Email:  inquiries@jet-care.com
Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 7am - 6pm
Sat: 9am - 1pm 
Sun: 9am - 1pm on request

AOG

Available 24/7
for AOG situations

Contact Info UK

JET-CARE USA

Local time: 6:16PM
USA

 

Welcome to Jet-Care International, Inc

Our state-of-the-art facility in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey serves a wide portfolio of customers with both laboratory and engine trend monitoring services. In 2009 we completed a multi-million dollar refurbishment with an expanded laboratory and a separate Research & Development facility. Further improvements included backup power generators and ground floor extension to provide for the recycling of solvents used during testing.
 


Jet-Care is proud to offer a first class responsive service to our customers:

  •   Highly experienced team of technicians and analysts
  •   Engine trending through the Jet-Care Gas Path Analysis Program
  •   State-of-the-art UKAS accredited laboratory facilities
  •   Comprehensive reporting of analysis results

Jet-Care International, Inc. team:

David Glass   CEO
Alison Potere   Continuous Improvement Manager 
Pam Kaur   Laboratory Manager 
Alan Baker   International Sales and Marketing Manager
Chris Brown   IT Manager
Rona Levin   Manager of Accounts and HR
Alison Hayden   Communications Officer
     
     

Jet-Care International, Inc
3 Saddle Road
Cedar Knolls
NJ 07927, USA

 

Tel: +1 973 292 9597
Fax: +1 973 292 3030
AOG: +1 973 960 4863
 

+1 973 292 9597
(during normal business hours)

Email:  inquiries@jet-care.com

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 7am - 6pm
Sat: 9am - 1pm 

AOG

Available 24/7
for AOG situations

Contact Info USA

SPECTRO SWITZERLAND

Local time: 6:16PM
Swiss

Welcome to Spectro Oil AG

Our Swiss laboratory is located in Kaiseraugst, near Basel, and provides a comprehensive laboratory analysis service to our European customers. 
 


Spectro is proud to offer a first class, responsive service to our customers:

  •   Highly experienced team of technicians and analysts
  •   SAS accredited laboratory facilities
  •   Comprehensive reporting of analysis results

Spectro Switzerland team:

David Glass   Managing Director
Andy Mathys   Laboratory Manager
Alan Baker   International Sales & Marketing Manager
Alison Potere   Continuous Improvement Manager
Alison Hayden   Communications Officer
Chris Brown   IT Manager
     

Spectro Oil AG
Rinaustrasse 452
CH-4303 Kaiseraugst
Switzerland
 

Tel: +41 (0) 61 815 90 20
Fax: +41 (0) 61 815 90 21
Email:  enquiries@spectro-oil.com

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 8am - 6pm

AOG

Available 24/7
for AOG situations

Contact Info Switzerland