GasTOPS President and CEO presents plaque to Pratt & Whitney at the Paris Air Show in recognition of the 10,000th MetalSCAN delivery.
PARIS AIR SHOW – JUNE 19, 2013
GasTOPS Ltd. announces that the 10,000th MetalSCAN® oil debris monitor sensor built since the inception of the product line has been delivered to Pratt & Whitney, through their sister company, UTC Aerospace Systems. Today in recognition of this significant event Mr. David Muir, GasTOPS President and CEO, presented a plaque to Mr. Bennett Croswell, Pratt & Whitney, President, Military Engines.
“GasTOPS appreciates Pratt & Whitney’s long standing trust and support and we are excited to have the opportunity to be a supplier to Pratt & Whitney for their legacy and new generation engine programs in the future,” said Mr. Muir.
GasTOPS produces MetalSCAN sensors and applications for a large number of equipment applications including aviation engines, gas turbines, wind turbines and marine propulsion drives for more than 20 years. Pratt & Whitney is the longest standing customer for MetalSCAN having placed the first order with GasTOPS in 1991 to develop a version of the oil debris sensor (ODM) for a Pratt & Whitney military engine. Since then Pratt & Whitney has ordered versions of the ODM for the F-35 Lightning II fighter F135 engines and the lift fan for the F-35 STOVL version, as well as for the new PurePower® PW1000G family of commercial engines to be used on the Bombardier C Series, Mitsubishi MRJ, Airbus A320neo, Irkut MS-21, and the new generation Embraer E-Jets.
About Pratt & Whitney
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, auxiliary and ground power units and small turbojet propulsion products. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries. For updates from United Technologies Corp.’s aerospace businesses visit http://www.utcaero.com or follow @UTC on Twitter.
About GasTOPS Ltd.
GasTOPS provides advanced products and services that improve the productivity and safety of mission-critical equipment in Defence, Aviation, Marine, Energy and Transportation applications worldwide. For more than 30 years, the company has supplied innovative fluid sensing and analysis systems and specialized engineering and technical services for the development and support of machinery condition monitoring, control and maintenance systems.
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