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PRESS RELEASES

June 2013

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Environment, Health and Safety, Paris Air Show 2013

Pratt & Whitney Launches 2025 Sustainability Goals to Be Achieved by Its 100th Anniversary

Pratt & Whitney launched aggressive goals today to further improve the sustainability of its factories, suppliers and products by 2025 and increase efficiencies, create added value for its customers and employees, and lead industry efforts to reduce aviation's environmental impact. … See more

May 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013
Environment, Health and Safety

Pitt Researchers Find No Increase in Brain Cancer Related to Working at Connecticut Jet Engine Manufacturing Plant

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health have concluded a 12-year, multi-part study into a perceived increase in brain cancer at the Pratt & Whitney jet engine manufacturing plant in North Haven, Conn., and have found no statistically significant elevations in the overall cancer rates among the workforce. … See more

Thursday, May 23, 2013
Environment, Health and Safety

University of Pittsburgh and University of Illinois at Chicago Researchers to Present Findings of Final Phase of the Pratt & Whitney Epidemiology Study at Press Conference and Public Meeting Today

Pratt & Whitney funded industry-leading researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Illinois at Chicago to conduct one of the largest workplace studies of its kind because we care about health and safety of our employees. … See more

December 2012

Thursday, December 6, 2012
Environment, Health and Safety

Pratt & Whitney Receives GreenCircle Award for Connecticut River Cleanup

The Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) has awarded Pratt & Whitney (P&W) a GreenCircle Award for employee-led clean-up efforts on the East Hartford shoreline of the Connecticut River. … See more

August 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011
Environment, Health and Safety

Pratt & Whitney Amercon Receives OSHA Voluntary Protection Plan STAR Designation

Pratt & Whitney Amercon has been designated as a Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) STAR facility by the U. S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for reaching high standards in employee and facility safety practices. … See more

November 2010

Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Environment, Health and Safety

Pratt & Whitney Receives GreenCircle Award for Positive Contributions to Connecticut's Environmental Health

The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection has awarded Pratt & Whitney (P&W) a GreenCircle Award for significant contributions made in pollution reduction at the company's East Hartford, Conn., facility. … See more