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August 2015

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Engineering, Featured

Oliver Lolus: What Drives His Passion?

Oliver Lolus is an incredibly driven person. His fervor for aerospace engineering matches that of his coworkers. … See more

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Engineering

Jamal Enakhimion: Ready for Take-Off

Ever since Jamal Enakhimion received his acceptance letter from Purdue University, he was ready to begin the next chapter in his life. … See more

July 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Engineering

Cameron Poussard: Pursuing Excellence

What do you want to be when you grow up? Everyone knows this question well, and while it is often met with hesitation, Cameron Poussard has a definitive answer. … See more

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Military Engines, Engineering

P&W Summer Intern, Starting Quarterback Ready to Power University of Tennessee Volunteers

Are you ready for some football? … See more

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Operations, Engineering

Pratt & Whitney Sees Bright Future in Additive Manufacturing

In the 1980s, Pratt & Whitney began working with additive manufacturing, also known as 3-D printing. Since then, the company has produced more than 100,000 prototype parts. … See more

Friday, July 10, 2015
Engineering

Alex Kinstler: Tackling the Lab and the Field

Alex Kinstler is a perfect fit at Pratt & Whitney as he is no stranger to hard work. … See more

June 2015

Monday, June 1, 2015
Engineering

Yuan Dong Elected ASME Fellow

Pratt & Whitney's Yuan Dong, senior fellow, Compression Systems Aerodynamics, was recently elected a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). … See more

May 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015
Engineering, Innovation

Pratt & Whitney's Caitlin Oswald Named One of '100 Most Creative' by Fast Company Magazine

Caitlin Oswald, additive manufacturing project manager, has been selected by Fast Company magazine as one of its "100 Most Creative People in Business" for 2015. … See more

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Engineering, Innovation

Boyer Featured as Expert Panelist at SpeedNews Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Briefings

Jesse Boyer, newly appointed fellow for Additive Manufacturing, recently represented Pratt & Whitney at the company's first ever SpeedNews Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Briefings appearance, the day prior to the fourth annual Aerospace Manufacturing Conference in Los Angeles. … See more

April 2015

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Engineering

Randy McKinney Elected ASME Fellow

Pratt & Whitney's Randy McKinney, senior fellow, Combustion Systems Aerodynamics, was recently elected a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). … See more

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Leadership, Engineering, Innovation

Epstein Highlights Innovation Behind Revolutionary Engine Concept for NASA D8 Aircraft

Pratt & Whitney is collaborating with NASA and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on a study looking at a future aircraft configuration known as the D8. … See more

Monday, April 20, 2015
Engineering, Commercial Engines, Innovation

NASA's 'Spinoff' Magazine Features Pratt & Whitney's Revolutionary PurePower® GTF Engine Platform

Spinoff, the magazine of NASA's technology transfer program, published an article recently detailing the partnership between Pratt & Whitney and NASA that resulted in the first significant steps forward in jet engine performance in a generation. … See more

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Diversity, Engineering, Innovation

Pratt & Whitney Innovators Honored by Esteemed Technology Council

For a company to stay successful, often the boundaries of innovative ideas must be pushed. Pratt & Whitney is infused with talent to ensure it continues on in an innovative path. … See more

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Commercial Engines, Global Supply Chain, Engineering, Innovation

Video Highlights Pratt & Whitney's PurePower® Engine Fan Blade Technology

Alcoa and Pratt & Whitney's teams and technical organizations collaborated to develop forging for the fan blade that is lighter and contributes to improved fuel efficiency. … See more

March 2015

Monday, March 23, 2015
Diversity, Engineering

P&W Mom's Club: Supporting Moms, Retaining Employees

Anyone who has ever tried to balance a career and family knows the juggling act that goes on each day to meet commitments at work and home. … See more

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Engineering, Community

Pratt & Whitney Engineers Develop Tomorrow's Engineers

Pratt & Whitney's talented group of engineers not only create the most innovative products for their customers, they also use their many talents to improve the lives of those in the communities in which they live and work. … See more

February 2015

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Engineering

P&W Inventor Says Collaboration is the Key to Protecting Company's Future

Conceptual Design Fellow Gabe Suciu is one of Pratt & Whitney's most prolific inventors. … See more

October 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Engineering, Leadership

Prete: 'The Way You Set Yourself Apart is by Creating Innovative Products'

Tom Prete, vice president of Engineering, discusses the history - and the future - of Pratt & Whitney in an interview with WTNH-TV. … See more

May 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Engineering

P&W Inventor's Day: Engineers' Spirit of Innovation Powers and Protects Pratt & Whitney's Future

Pratt & Whitney's spirit of innovation is alive and well as demonstrated by the engineers and engineering teams who earned more than 600 patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in 2012 and 2013. … See more

Friday, May 16, 2014
Operations, Engineering

Innovation for Increased Engine Production

New manufacturing techniques, innovation and standard work are critical to Pratt & Whitney's success as the company begins producing its next generation family of engines. … See more

February 2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Engineering, National Engineers Week

Pratt & Whitney Engineers Help Communities Meet Their Basic Needs through 'Engineers Without Borders'

Pratt & Whitney employees, through their involvement in Engineers Without Borders, are helping communities meet their basic needs and improve quality of life through implementation of environmentally and economically sustainable engineering projects. … See more

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Engineering, National Engineers Week

Five Pratt & Whitney Employees Win 'Women in Manufacturing STEP Awards'

The Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C., recently hosted the Manufacturing Institute's Women in Manufacturing STEP Awards dinner reception, where 160 honorees from more than 110 companies were recognized for their excellence and leadership, representing all levels of the manufacturing industry. … See more

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Engineering, National Engineers Week

P&W Engineer Ebad Jahangir Named AIAA Associate Fellow

For his "notable and valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics", Pratt & Whitney's Dr. Ebad Jahangir, discipline chief, Systems Integration, Propulsion Systems Analysis was elected an associate fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). … See more

January 2014

Monday, January 6, 2014
Engineering

P&W Featured on CBS Evening News Segment

Pratt & Whitney's use of 3D printing (additive manufacturing) was highlighted on a CBS Evening News segment in December. … See more

May 2013

Friday, May 3, 2013
Engineering, Leadership

Recognizing the Next Generation of Aviation Innovators

Tom Prete, vice president, Engineering, Pratt & Whitney, recently participated as a blue ribbon judge in the national finals of the Real World Design Challenge held at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Washington, D.C. … See more

February 2013

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Engineering

P&W Engineer Anita Rebarchak One of ASME's 'New Faces of Engineering'

Pratt & Whitney Military Engines employee Anita Rebarchak was selected by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME's) to appear in the "New Faces of Engineering," a recognition program coinciding with National Engineers Week (Feb. 17-23). … See more

December 2012

Friday, December 7, 2012
Engineering

Anita Rebarchak Wins ASME Old Guard Early Career Award

Pratt & Whitney Military Engines employee Anita Rebarchak was recently selected as winner of the American Society Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Old Guard Early Career Award. … See more