Simon Burr, chief executive of Aero Engine Controls
, said: "Today's ground-breaking ceremony marks a significant milestone in this project, and is an opportunity to celebrate the support and effort of all of our employees, the project design team and Solihull Council.
Country: USASector: Aerospace/DefenceTarget: Goodrich Pump & Engine Control
Systems IncBuyer: Triumph Group Inc Vendor: Goodrich Corporation , United Technologies CorporationType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
The acquisition of Goodrich Pump & Engine Control
Systems (GPECS) currently remains subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions but is expected to be completed in the current fiscal quarter.
Using these modules, which are programmed with LabVIEW FPGA, engineers can rapidly prototype engine control
algorithms without having to create custom hardware or request lengthy code changes.
An electronic engine control
system has a number of new components you won't find in a cable control engine setup.
Applications include any type of CAN-enabled engine control
system, covering both mobile and stationary applications such as generator sets.
Siemens VDO Automotive recently announced it has provided clean diesel engine control
technology for the Ford Motor Company Mercury Meta One diesel-electric hybrid concept vehicle currently on display at the 2005 North American International Auto Show.
Unfortunately desert sand gets in the mix, clogs the APU and causes the engine control
valve to stick open.
Rolls-Royce said the US-based Goodrich Corporation, which has engine control
systems operations in Birmingham, would become a risk and revenues haring partner on its Trent 1000 engine project for the 7E7 aircraft.
The RT 56-SC and RT 82-SC trench rollers offer a smart control system and engine control
module that make them easy to operate and maintain.
Because the engine control
room and the captain's bridge were the locations of the king gauges, measurements were also made in those two areas.
SwRI-designed tool allows custom development and modification of engine control