TransDigm to acquire Actuation business from Teleflex

  • 13-Dec-2010 02:17 EST

TransDigm Group Inc. signed an agreement to acquire the Actuation business of Telair International Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Teleflex Inc., for approximately $94 million in cash. Actuation, located in Simi Valley, CA, manufactures proprietary, highly engineered electromechanical products and other components for commercial and military aircraft. The business designs and manufactures highly engineered electromechanical actuators for wing flaps and slats, landing gears, military jet canopies, and other aircraft components such as gearboxes, cargo brake rollers, cargo fasteners, winches, and fuel valves. Major aircraft served include Boeing 737, 747, 767, 777 and F-16, C-130 military platforms.

Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Grade
Rate It
0.00 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

2017-01-06
Active flow control devices based on electric plasmas can smooth the turbulent wakes that sweep off the rear edges of truck trailers travelling at highway speeds.
2017-03-13
In the ongoing design and engineering crusade that is vehicle lightweighting, grams count. In some cases, tenths of a gram count. Regardless of how fuel price has moderated in the U.S. in recent years, the importance of global platforms and global markets means the drive to create more mass-efficient vehicle structures, subassemblies and components continues unabated.
2017-02-11
Cab doors that open 180° thanks to a new hinge design are one innovative feature on the recently unveiled 2017 Titan King Cab model.
2017-02-07
Still riding on a separate hydroformed-steel ladder frame (itself redesigned and CAE-optimized for greater strength and lower mass), the new eight-passenger SUV sheds up to 300 lb (136 kg) compared with the incumbent model. The mass reduction enabled Ford engineers to move to a powertrain format using only the 3.5-L turbocharged V6 with auto stop-start and 10R80 10-speed automatic.

Related Items

Technical Paper / Journal Article
2011-04-12
Training / Education
2018-03-06
Training / Education
2018-03-12
Book
2014-01-01