GE Aviation and Turbocoating form JV for silicon carbide composites
Published: Thursday, 11 December 2014
The formation of a JV between the Italian surface treatment engineering company and the US aviation firm is a strategic alliance to develop silicon carbide (SiC) ceramic matrix composites, which are key components of the next generation jet engines.
US-based aviation company General
Electric (GE) Aviationhas formed a joint venture (JV)
with Italian surface treatment firm Turbocoatings SpA, to
develop new ceramic matrix composites for next
generation jet engines.
SiC-based ceramic matrix composites will be critical
components of the next generation jet engines, improving
aircraft durability and fuel...