Bombardier could lower C Series deliveries for year because of engine issues
Pratt & Whitney holding back some engine shipments for spares to keep airlines flying the C Series and A320neo aircraft daily.
ECO-HEAT maximizes diesel engine performance
Raises the engine load and heats the exhaust directly to save space and energy.
Magellan signs $250M castings deal with P&WC
The 10-year agreement will provide revenue for the aerospace components manufacturer through 2023.
GM asking court to shield it from ignition claims
Strategy aims at conduct that took place before its 2009 bankruptcy.
Toyota uses hybrid tech for new gasoline engines
The 1.0 and 1.3-litre versions will deliver 10% better fuel efficiency.
Honda counts on lean in Japan for hybrid Fit
Plans to export production methods to its plants globally
AirBoss acquires Flexible Products for $51M
Newmarket manufacturer adds anti-vibration technology to its product line.
Manufacturing error caused 2010 Qantas engine blowout
A poorly built oil pipe caused Rolls-Royce jet engine to disintegrate.
GM lays off 560 workers to retool Romulus engine factory
Romulus engine plant will stay closed until late 2015.
Magna to buy German automotive pump maker for $480M
Also buys out joint venture partner to acquire STT Technologies in Concord.
United Technologies selling three units for $3.46B
Looking for capital to fund Goodrich acquisition.
Pratt and Whitney Canada to supply engine for new Cessna aircraft
Grand Caravan EX aircraft will be powered by same turbofan engine used by Bombardier in its C-Series.
Pratt & Whitney’s PW210 to power Eurocopter’s X4 helicopter
Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PW210 engine has been selected by Eurocopter to power the next-generation X4 helicopter.
Driving an EV future
The automotive industry is investing in the development of electric vehicles and hybrids as it moves to meet NAFTA environmental standards that come into effect in 2016.
GM invests $385 million in Michigan engine plant
Investment will create 320 jobs at plant that manufactures engines for GM trucks and vans
Rapidly increasing fuel prices and demand for low emission vehicles are driving consumers away from large trucks and sport utility vehicles to more efficient cars.