Automotive oil pan material type is shifting to composites as they are cheaper material compared to metal and thus, there is a significant price difference in the metal and composite engine
"For instance, a composite engine
cycle that combines conventional aero-engine combustion technology with piston engine solutions."
The businesses are leaders in the design, development and production of highly engineered aerospace composite engine
components (spinners, internal multi-stage components, exhaust flaps), radomes (C4I and defensive measures radomes, with a growing position in civil radomes) and complex secondary structures (air-to-air refuelling, structural munitions components).
ATK workers also manufacture advanced composite engine
parts for General Electric and Rolls Royce.
Rotating at many thousands of rpm, a disc holds and constrains metal or composite engine
blades, each of which can be subjected to centrifugal forces equivalent to 20,000 gs, or more.
Automated Composite Engine
(ACE) - ACE provides a business rules-based solution that automatically manages the participation of portfolios in composites or other special aggregates.
Claiming it is the first full-production aluminum/magnesium composite engine
ever offered, BMW says the materials help to reduce overall weight, enhancing overall vehicle weight distribution.
Opus One tested the Trend Micro anti-spam composite engine
and Trend Micro Email Reputation.
The composite engine
is 2 simple engines with a heat reservoir at an intermediate temperature between them.
The company also operates an FAA-approved repair station for overhaul or repair of insulation blankets and shields, as well as composite engine
components for the aerospace markets.