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GKN Aerospace at DSEI 2019
New Aerospace Zone exhibitor, GKN Aerospace, on energy
efficiency, aerospace innovation and their plans to open a new,
government-funded Global Technology Centre.
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In September 2019, GKN Aerospace will
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exhibit at DSEI for the first time in the
Aerospace Zone. The decision, which
highlights DSEI’s increasing importance to the
international aerospace market, will give the
company the opportunity to meet with defence
customers and decision makers, and grow
its already impressive share of the military
aircraft and engine market.
GKN Aerospace is a global tier one aerospace
supplier, with a well-balanced portfolio
covering both military and civil sectors.
As a reflection of its commitment to the
development of new technologies to allow its
customers to retain their leading edge, the
company has recently announced plans to open
a new Global Technology Centre in Bristol.
When it opens in 2020, the centre will provide
a base for 300 highly skilled engineers
and act as a hub for the development of
innovative technology for the next generation
of fuel-efficient aircraft.
“The centre will be a collaborative R&D
centre where we work together with
universities, knowledge institutes, and supply
chain,” said Russ Dunn, Chief Technology
Officer at GKN Aerospace. “The GTC approach
will allow GKN Aerospace to collaborate with
key partners in each ecosystem, targeting
investment and focusing efforts on relevant,
breakthrough technologies for the next
generation of aircraft.”