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  1. Valence Surface Technologies Acquires Triumph Processing From Triumph Group

    Trive Capital (“Trive”), the Dallas-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Valence Surface Technologies ("Valence" or the “Company”), has acquired Triumph Processing Inc, (“TPI”) from Triumph Group. Based in Lynwood, California the TPI business will be renamed “Valence Lynwood” and will complement the overall Valence extensive service offerings by expanding capabilities to provide metal finishing on parts up to 110 feet in length and 14 feet in width/depth

  2. Textron Aviation Customers Benefit From Expanded Authorizations, Greater Maintenance Capabilities At Singapore Service Center

    Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, recently announced its Singapore Service Center has expanded jet and turboprop service with additional authorizations from authorities across Asia-Pacific and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

  3. BlastOne Lift takes Blast And Paint Booths To New Heights

    BlastOne has launched global distribution of blast room and spray booth personnel lifts. Wall-Man and LDPI lifts are designed to drive up production efficiency in blast rooms and spray booths

  4. Buehler Shares Expertise And Techniques For Metallographic Preparation Of Non-Ferrous Materials

    Buehler, an ITW Company and a global industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty material testing equipment announces the series of Metallographic Preparation Seminars

  5. CTS Engines Inducts First PW2000 Engine

    CTS Engines, the global leader for mature engine maintenance within the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced recently that it had inducted the first PW2000 engine into its engine overhaul facility in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Along with the CF6-80C2, CF6-80A, and CF6-50C2, the PW2000 represents the fourth engine model type serviced by CTS

  6. ThoughtFocus & ALTHOM Select HICO iLS.Suite® Digital Data Management Platform For Integrated Technical Publications And Product Support Solution

    ThoughtFocus, a leading consulting, engineering and business process management firm serving the aviation and aerospace industry, and ALTHOM GmbH, specialists in offshoring production management for customers in aviation, defense and other industries, today announced they have selected HICO Group GmbH as a data platform partner for their new integrated technical publications and documentation product support solution for aerospace and defense (A&D)

  7. Kongsberg Geospatial Concludes Final Trials Of Drone Airspace Management System With Transport Canada, RCMP, And Defence Research And Development Canada

    Kongsberg Geospatial Ltd., an Ottawa-based developer of geospatial visualization software, announced today the conclusion of the final trials of a new situational awareness system for emergency airspace management, in a project funded by Defence Research and Development Canada, Centre for Security Science (DRDC-CSS)

  8. Triumph Aerospace Structures Secures C130J Follow-Up Contract

    Triumph Group, Inc. announced recently that its Aerospace Structures business has been awarded a multi-year airframe component contract for Lockheed Martin’s C130J Super Hercules program. Under initial terms of the contract, Triumph Fabrications in San Diego, California will provide 108 different part numbers for the C130J program

  9. Fire Activity Impacts Aircraft And Crews

    As the most destructive wildfire season in the western US in years shows no sign of let-up, the aerial firefighting industry is pulling all available resources to keep aircraft flying, and crews mission-ready

  10. Apollo Aviation Group Acquires 23 Aircraft In H1, 2018

    Apollo Aviation Group (together with its affiliates, “Apollo Aviation”), a multi-strategy aviation investment manager, announced today that it acquired or contracted to purchase 23 aircraft in the first half of 2018 for a total gross purchase price of $315M