Designing components and systems from powder metal allows engineers to work outside restrictions associated with traditional metal technologies.
GKN Aerospace Transparency Systems (ATS) has been the leading manufacturer of acrylic aircraft windows, including passenger cabin windows, for more than six decades.
GKN Powder Metallurgy produces lightweight, high-performing helical gears for use in car transmissions to transmit torque.
The oil and gas industry’s first double clutch technology for industrial gearboxes has been developed by GKN Land Systems.
A synchroniser multi-plate design is used as this is significantly stronger than traditional approaches and leads to increased product life.
Transferring up to 2 megawatts of power, it is the first of its kind.
GKN Aerospace Engine Systems is uniquely positioned to help create the lighter; more fuel efficient jet engines of the future using cutting edge composite know-how and advanced metallic technologies.