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OCTOBER 2015
Pratt & Whitney Executive Named Chair of Aerospace Engine Supplier Quality Technical Committee
Daniel Eigenbrode, vice president of Supplier Quality at Pratt & Whitney, has been named chair of the G22 Aerospace Engine Supplier Quality (AESQ) Technical Committee. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2014
Royal Aeronautical Society Honors Former Pratt & Whitney Executive for Contributions to Aviation Industry
The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) honored Pratt & Whitney's former vice president of Commercial Engine Development Programs with its Silver Medal. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2014
Gregory H. Gernhardt Named President, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines
Pratt & Whitney today appointed Gregory H. Gernhardt, 49, president, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines, effective immediately. … READ MORE

JUNE 2014
Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams to Host Media Briefing at Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15
Pratt & Whitney President Paul Adams will host a media briefing at the Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday, July 15, from 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., at the Pratt & Whitney Pavilion located at OE3. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Vice President of Engineering Inducted into Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering
The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering recently inducted Pratt & Whitney Engineering Vice President Tom Prete, recognizing him among the state's leading experts in science, engineering and technology. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2013
UTC Names New Pratt & Whitney President: Paul Adams to Succeed David Hess
United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) announced today that Paul R. Adams, currently chief operating officer of Pratt & Whitney, will succeed David P. Hess as president of Pratt & Whitney on Jan. 1, 2014, when Hess retires. … READ MORE

JUNE 2013
David M. Brantner Named President, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines; Matthew F. Bromberg Named President, Pratt & Whitney Aftermarket; Todd J. Kallman to Retire
Pratt & Whitney today appointed David Brantner, 46, president, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines, and Matthew Bromberg, 43, president, Pratt & Whitney Aftermarket, both reporting to Paul Adams, chief operating officer. Brantner and Bromberg succeed Todd Kallman who announced his intent to retire from UTC. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2013
Paul Adams Named Chief Operating Officer of Pratt & Whitney
Pratt & Whitney today announced that Paul Adams, 51, is appointed Chief Operating Officer effective immediately and reporting to Pratt & Whitney President David P. Hess. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2012
General Carrol 'Howie' Chandler Joins Pratt & Whitney
Retired United States Air Force four-star General Carrol 'Howie' Chandler recently joined Pratt & Whitney as vice president, Business Development and Aftermarket Services for the company's Military Engines business. … READ MORE

AUGUST 2012
Paul Adams Receives American Society of Mechanical Engineering Leadership Award
Paul Adams, Pratt & Whitney’s senior vice president of Operations & Engineering, was named recipient of the ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineering) 2012 Leadership Award … READ MORE

JULY 2012
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Signs Mentor-Protégé Agreement with Alabama A&M University
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne signed a NASA Mentor-Protégé Agreement with Alabama A&M University. … READ MORE

JUNE 2012
Paul Adams Inducted Into Connecticut Academy of Science & Engineering; Gives Keynote Address on ‘Disruptive’ PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Technology
Paul Adams, Pratt & Whitney’s senior vice president of Operations & Engineering, was recently inducted into the distinguished Connecticut Academy of Science & Engineering (CASE) for his outstanding contributions to jet propulsion technology… READ MORE

MAY 2012
Pratt & Whitney Establishes Engineering Center of Excellence at Iowa State University
Pratt & Whitney has established a strategic research partnership with Iowa State University to improve gas turbine engine technology for aerospace applications… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Receives Healthy Air Ambassador Corporate Award for Commitment to Clean Air and Healthy Lungs
The New England chapter of the American Lung Association has awarded Pratt & Whitney (P&W) the Healthy Air Ambassador Corporate Award for demonstrating a commitment to clean air through environmentally sound practices… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Automation Recognized by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics for 100 Percent On-Time Delivery and Quality
Pratt & Whitney Automation, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), recently received supplier recognition from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics for their 100 percent on-time delivery with perfect quality during 2011… READ MORE

MARCH 2012
Pratt & Whitney to Highlight Importance of Waste Heat-to-Power Solutions
Pratt & Whitney Power Systems (PWPS), a world leader in Organic Rankine Cycle solutions for waste heat, biomass, geothermal and solar thermal power applications, will host the California “Waste Heat to Power Road Show.” The three-day event will include… READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2012
Pratt & Whitney Teaches Singapore Polytechnic Students to Power the Future
Singapore Polytechnic (SP) and Pratt & Whitney signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today enabling students to participate in an Overseas Industrial Training Program (OITP) at Pratt & Whitney’s Customer Training Center in China… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Powers Learning with National Formosa University Students
National Formosa University (NFU) and Pratt & Whitney signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The agreement allows NFU students to participate in a well-designed curriculum for commercial engine maintenance as well as other professional training at Pratt & Whitney’s Customer Training Center… READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Receives Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award
The Boeing Company has recognized Pratt & Whitney as a 2011 Boeing Performance Excellence Award winner. Boeing issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Pratt & Whitney maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from Oct. 1, 2010 to Sept. 30, 2011. This is the second consecutive year that Pratt & Whitney has received the honor… READ MORE

APRIL 2011
Pratt & Whitney Signs MOU with COMAC for China Aviation Leadership Training Program
Today, Pratt & Whitney, on behalf of United Technologies Corporation (UTC), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with COMAC, Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, for cooperation on leadership training for senior executives and mid-level management, project management training and Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) training. … READ MORE

JUNE 2010
Pratt & Whitney Canada Congratulates John Di Bert, Vice President, Finance, Named One of Canada's Top 40 Under 40™
Pratt & Whitney Canada proudly congratulates John Di Bert, Vice President, Finance, who has been named a recipient of Canada's Top 40 Under 40™ for 2009. … READ MORE