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DECEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney's Connecticut IAM-Represented Employees Ratify New Labor Contract
Members of Locals 700 and 1746, District 26 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), representing approximately 2,600 employees at Pratt & Whitney in Middletown and East Hartford, Connecticut, ratified a new labor agreement today. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney and CCAT Announce New CT Dream It. Do It. Ambassador Program
Today, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT) and Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), announced the launch of the Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Ambassador Program. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney and Hanwha Techwin Expand Relationship with Singapore Facility and Increase Risk Revenue Collaboration on PurePower® Engine Programs
Pratt & Whitney subsidiary United Technologies International Corporation-Asia Private Limited, and Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd. have signed an agreement for Hanwha to acquire a 30 percent equity interest in P&W NGPF Manufacturing Company Singapore Pte. Ltd. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2016
Pratt & Whitney Opens its First Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
Pratt & Whitney officially opened its first manufacturing facility in Singapore, through its subsidiary P&W NGPF Manufacturing Company Singapore Pte Ltd, earlier today. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2016
Pratt & Whitney North Berwick Recognized as an IndustryWeek Best Plants Recipient
Pratt & Whitney North Berwick has been named a recipient of IndustryWeek's 2015 North America Best Plants Award. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2015
Pratt & Whitney North Berwick Named 2015 Best Plants Finalist by IndustryWeek
Pratt & Whitney North Berwick has been named a 2015 Best Plants finalist by IndustryWeek magazine. … READ MORE

JULY 2015
Pratt & Whitney Holds Ceremonial Groundbreaking for State-of-the-Art Global Headquarters and Engineering Facility
Pratt & Whitney held a ceremonial groundbreaking here today for its new state-of-the-art 425,000-square-foot building that will serve as the company's global headquarters and world-class engineering facility. … READ MORE

JUNE 2015
Northeast Logistics Center to Usher in Global Logistics Transformation at Pratt & Whitney
The opening of the Northeast Logistics Center (NELC) in Londonderry, New Hampshire, this month marks a new chapter for material flow and introduces a significant process change in how logistics is managed at Pratt & Whitney. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Receives FAA Production Certification for PW1100G-JM Engine
Pratt & Whitney recently received Federal Aviation Administration approval to add the PW1100G-JM engine that will power the Airbus A320neo aircraft to its production portfolio. … READ MORE

APRIL 2015
Pratt & Whitney's Innovative Horizontal Assembly Line Completes First Engines
After 90 years of building world-class engines, Pratt & Whitney has accomplished another first by building its first PurePower® engine on its new automated horizontal assembly lines in Middletown, Connecticut, and West Palm Beach, Florida. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney to Deliver First Entry Into Service Engine Parts Using Additive Manufacturing
When Pratt & Whitney delivers its first production PurePower® PW1500G engines to Bombardier this year, these engines will be the first ever to feature entry-into-service jet engine parts produced using additive manufacturing. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2015
Pratt & Whitney Expands Connecticut Engine Center to Meet Increased Demand
Pratt & Whitney officially unveiled its new state-of-the-art Middletown, Connecticut, production facility to support production of the PurePower® PW1100G-JM engine for the Airbus A320neo and the F135 engine for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter in a ceremony held today. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2014
Advanced Coating Technologies Recognized by Orange County Partnership for Facility Investment
Advanced Coating Technologies (ACT), a subsidiary of Pratt & Whitney, was recognized on Dec. 2, 2014, by the Orange County Partnership with its Golden Shovel Award. … READ MORE

MAY 2014
Pratt & Whitney Expands Partnership with UPS
Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the expansion of its third-party logistics (3PL) relationship with UPS (NYSE: UPS). … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Making Significant Investments to Increase Capacity
Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX), is making significant investments in its global facilities as the company prepares for an increase in commercial and military engine production. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2013
Pratt & Whitney Opens New F100 Engine Overhaul Facility in Columbus, Ga.
Pratt & Whitney has opened its new F100 engine overhaul facility in Columbus, Ga. The new 105,000-square-foot facility enhances Pratt & Whitney's capacity to service engines that power F-16 and F-15 fighter aircraft used by the U.S. Air Force and international military customers. … READ MORE

New Three-Year Contract Ratified by IAM for Pratt & Whitney's Connecticut Operations
A new three-year contract has been ratified following a vote by members of Locals 700 and 1746, District 26 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). The contract is effective on Dec. 9 and covers approximately 2,800 employees at Pratt & Whitney in Middletown and East Hartford, Conn. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2013
Pratt & Whitney Canada Invests $275 Million in Cutting-Edge Technologies and Upgrades to its Facilities
Accompanied by Quebec Premier Pauline Marois, Quebec government representatives, members of the aerospace industry and academic/research sectors and many employees, John Saabas, President, Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), today announced investments totalling $275 million over five years, including the creation of a World-Class Centre of Excellence for Intelligent Manufacturing in Longueuil. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2010
Pratt & Whitney Canada Launches Global Flight Test Operations Facility
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) joined Canadian and Quebec government officials in inaugurating the company's global flight test operations centre today. This is the first phase of Pratt & Whitney Canada's state-of-the-art Mirabel Aerospace Centre at Montreal-Mirabel International Airport. … READ MORE

MAY 2010
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke Unveils LEED Platinum Certification Plaque for the Pratt & Whitney CFM56® Engine Overhaul Center in Shanghai
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke unveiled the LEED Platinum certification plaque for the Shanghai Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Co., Ltd (Shanghai Engine Center) today. … READ MORE

MARCH 2010
U.S. Green Building Council Presents Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center with Certification as First in China to Achieve LEED® Platinum
The U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Green Building Council today in conjunction with the China Green Building Conference presented the joint venture between China Eastern Airlines and Pratt & Whitney with certification recognizing the Shanghai Engine Center as the first facility in China to be awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Platinum certification. … READ MORE

JANUARY 2010
Trial Ends Regarding Decision to Close Cheshire Engine Center and Connecticut Airfoil Repair Operations
Pratt & Whitney made the very difficult decision in September 2009 to close the Cheshire Engine Center and Connecticut Airfoil Repair Operations (CARO) units by a process that will run through early 2011. … READ MORE

DECEMBER 2009
Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center First in China to Achieve LEED® Platinum
The Shanghai Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Co., Ltd (Shanghai Engine Center), a joint venture between China Eastern Airlines and Pratt & Whitney, has become the first facility in China and the 21st outside the United States to be awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. … READ MORE