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2011-12-29 04:00:18

Aeronautics researchers at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center recently completed flight tests of a unique experimental jet engine inlet design in the Channeled Center-body Inlet Experiment, or CCIE. The experimental inlet was checked out on NASA Dryden's F-15B aeronautics research test bed aircraft, which continues to be an innovative and cost-effective tool for flight test of advanced propulsion concepts. The CCIE project's primary research objective was to define the airflow through...

2011-12-21 11:48:27

Chen leverages Ohio Supercomputer Center resources to refine TURBO For most of us, the word "turbomachinery" may conjure up images of superheroes or fast exotic cars, but in reality most people leverage turbomachinery to get things done nearly every day. Turbomachinery — pumps, fans, compressors, turbines and other machines that transfer energy between a rotor and a fluid — is especially instrumental in power generation in the aeronautic, automotive, marine, space and...

2011-07-14 10:11:00

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chromalloy announced today that it will expand its Newnan, Ga., operation and work force, adding gas turbine engine service capabilities and up to 125 jobs at the site. "Chromalloy is pleased to offer engine operators additional advanced repairs and services at our greater Atlanta area facility," said Armand F. Lauzon, Jr., President. "We have worked closely with the state of Georgia, Governor Deal's office and the Coweta County Development...

2011-06-20 01:00:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To showcase its extensive engineering and advanced technology expertise, Simrit will demonstrate its portfolio of aerospace engine sealing solutions during the 49th International Paris Air Show held in Le Bourget, France from June 20 to 26. The product line - consisting of brush, segmented, compact mechanical and ACTISEAL® seals - was specially developed to meet the precise needs of several aerospace applications,...

2011-05-02 13:30:00

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chromalloy announced today that aerospace industry veteran Dennis Orzel has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager. His responsibilities include leadership of key Chromalloy technology development and repair sites in the United States and United Kingdom. "Dennis has been at the forefront of gas turbine engine component design, manufacturing and repairs, and his business expertise will be instrumental as we continue to expand...

2011-03-28 10:00:00

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chromalloy announced today that it is developing a new Technology Center of Excellence in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, dedicated to the research and development of services for gas turbine engine including repairs, parts and coatings. As part of the new facility, the company also intends to move its corporate headquarters to the new technology center in Palm Beach Gardens, from the current headquarters operation in Orangeburg, N.Y....

2011-02-28 15:56:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that the company, along with its partner Orbital Sciences Corporation (Orbital), has received the San Fernando Valley Engineers' Council's Distinguished Engineering Project Achievement Award for work done on the ramjet engine development for the U.S. Navy GQM-163A "Coyote" Supersonic Sea-Skimming Target missile. The award recognizes corporations that have proven engineering excellence...

2011-02-23 08:00:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne is among seven nominees competing for one of the most prestigious awards in aerospace, the National Aeronautic Association's (NAA) Robert J. Collier Trophy. Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne is being nominated as part of the team that powered the hypersonic X-51A WaveRider vehicle last May in the longest-ever supersonic combustion ramjet (scramjet) powered flight. Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne is a United...

2011-02-03 17:15:00

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Governor Rick Scott joined Chromalloy officials and employees today as the company broke ground on a new $5 million ceramic core production facility in Tampa, Fla. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110203/NY42412 ) The new 40,000 square foot production facility will be built adjacent to the company's newly operational $30 million industrial investment foundry. "This is an important day for Chromalloy, Tampa Bay and the State...


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