facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

CPI Aerostructures wins Goodrich order

Feb. 21, 2012 at 1:46 PM   |   Comments

EDGEWOOD, N.J., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- CPI Aerostructures Inc. of New Jersey reports it is to provide Goodrich Corp. with an undisclosed number of structural assemblies.

Additional details on the assemblies weren't disclosed but CPI said it will, for the first time, have authority for design modifications to the structures. It will also use the engineering development center of GKN Aerospace in Tennessee for design and structural analysis activities.

The purchase order is the first received by CPI from Goodrich.

The company said work on the structural assemblies will start immediately and that it expects to deliver the first assembly next year.

CPI supplies structures used in Black Hawk helicopters, E-2D Hawkeye surveillance planes and various attack helicopters as well as for a variety of commercial aircraft.

Contracts in the first two months of this year, including the Goodrich order, total $27.4 million, the company said, compared to $22.3 million for the same period last year.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Apple sells 10 million new iPhones during the first weekend Apple sells 10 million new iPhones during the first weekend
2
Iran could retool pipeline for Pakistan Iran could retool pipeline for Pakistan
3
Starbucks testing a latte that tastes like beer Starbucks testing a latte that tastes like beer
4
Iraq relying on oil wealth from Basra Iraq relying on oil wealth from Basra
5
Arctic oil bound for Europe, Gazprom Neft says Arctic oil bound for Europe, Gazprom Neft says
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback