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2014-07-15 00:20:09

SHEFFIELD, England and RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson has signed a 10-year agreement valued at more than $1 billion with United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX) to supply engine and system components for UTC Propulsion & Aerospace Systems' businesses Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems. As UTC ramps up production of its commercial and military aircraft systems and engines, Firth Rixson will provide valuable parts for UTC's...

2014-01-20 10:39:30

Renewable tidal energy sufficient to power about half of Scotland could be harnessed from a single stretch of water off the north coast of the country, engineers say Renewable tidal energy sufficient to power about half of Scotland could be harnessed from a single stretch of water off the north coast of the country, engineers say. Researchers have completed the most detailed study yet of how much tidal power could be generated by turbines placed in the Pentland Firth, between mainland...

2011-06-22 16:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson and Techspace Aero S.A. have signed a multi-year purchasing agreement valued at more than ~ $100 M today during the 49th International Paris Air Show. Under the terms of the agreement, Firth Rixson will supply Techspace Aero with forged rings and cases for multiple engine programs. The agreement with Techspace Aero, a major designer and producer of aero and space engine equipment and modules, will extend...

2011-06-22 16:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson and Snecma, a company of the Safran Group, have signed on June 22, 2011, at the 49th International Paris Air Show, an agreement on the purchase of closed die forged products. These items will be manufactured in the new Firth Rixson Georgia facility Note to Editors Headquartered in Sheffield, UK, Firth Rixson serves customers worldwide in the Aerospace market sector, and provides forgings and metal...

2011-05-02 11:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After only 14 weeks since its Grand Opening in January, Firth Rixson Forgings LLC has completed its inaugural delivery of customer aero engine components. "We have confirmed our customer's receipt of our initial shipment, 8 days earlier than initially planned," said Chris Bohlmann, Vice President and General Manager of the Georgia facility. "The feedback has been outstanding. I am proud of the organization we have...

2011-04-18 04:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson, a leading Aerospace industry supplier of highly engineered forged and specialty metal products, has recently signed a new long term purchasing agreement with Honeywell Aerospace. The agreement meets Honeywell sourcing objectives, provides localized support to Honeywell sites from Firth Rixson's US sites and expanding Eastern European presence, and also aligns Firth Rixson and Honeywell strategically...

2011-01-19 13:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson today announced that it has reached a long-term agreement to supply Rolls Royce with conventional closed die forgings. The announcement was made during the Grand Opening ceremonies of Firth Rixson Forgings LLC, the Company's fourth closed die forging facility. Firth Rixson will manufacture these products in the newly commissioned Georgia based facility. "This agreement is a crucial step in our...

2011-01-19 04:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England, and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson, a major provider of forged and specialty metal products to the Aerospace industry, announced today the Grand Opening of Firth Rixson Forgings LLC, the Company's fourth closed die forging operation, located in Liberty County, GA. The announcement was made during a two day Customer Appreciation event held at the facility, attended by representatives from every major aero engine manufacturer worldwide,...

2010-07-19 11:00:00

SHEFFIELD, England, and EAST HARTFORD, Conn., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Firth Rixson Limited today announced that it has signed a new long-term agreement to supply Pratt & Whitney with the predominate share of its seamless ring forging requirements, spanning the entire line of P&W commercial and military engines. The new contract terms run through December 2015. "With this agreement, Firth Rixson once again continues to strengthen its position as the leading supplier of forged rings...


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