Sharp Details, Inc. has been performing corporate aircraft cleaning and aircraft detailing services since the fall of 1994. We have the ability to perform general wipe downs, full aircraft washes, aircraft compounding and waxing, Teflon paint protection, brightwork polishing and scratch removal, leather cleaning, interior aircraft detailing, carpet shampooand Composil fabric and carpet protection.
Sharp Details carries the following levels of insurance for all of its aircraft cleaning locations: $10,000,000 General Aggregate, $5,000,000 in general liability and property, $5,000,000 hangar keepers and $5,000,000 completed products and operations. We also comply with all state and federal regulations for workman’s compensation and tax laws and regulations.
Sharp Details puts all of its employees through a complete aircraft detail-training program that includes the knowledge on aircraft types and identification of different parts of the aircraft to include all sensitive areas. We completely train our employees on all chemicals and equipment us as well as the services we provide. We also provide management training and proper training on customer service and relationships. This is all provided through our training manual and CBT program.
Safety is the Number One consideration facing the aviation industry. Jim Garland, the President of Sharp Details, has recognized this need to have a multi-faceted and comprehensive training and safety program for our organization. Therefore, acting in the best interest of our employees, clients, and the overall safety outcomes of the industry, we have developed a Safety Management System that encompasses the best industry practices from the aviation industry, FAA Advisory Circulars, OSHA Federal Requirements, and Aircraft Manufacturer Manuals / Advisory Circulars and are presently incorporating these practices company-wide.
Employees complete an initial indoctrination training that includes sections on:
- Individual aircraft cleaning procedures
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Hazardous material storage, uses, and PPE required
- Fall protection plan
- Exposure control plan (blood-borne pathogens)
- Ramp / AOA rules, regulations, and safety
- FAA Advisory Circulars concerning airport driving, FOD, etc…
- Operational bulletins from management
- Aviation security procedures
- Company vehicle operation requirements and regulations
- Respiratory safety, hearing protection, and conservation
- Ladder safety
- Injury and accident reporting
- Two managers hold current trainer certifications from the National Air Transportation Association (NATA)