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Pratt & Whitney, Ohio State Form Engineering Partnership

June 22, 2009

Pratt & Whitney has established a strategic university partnership with The Ohio State University focused on world-class engineering research in the field of power transmission and gear technology for aviation engines.

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company, will work with the university on fundamental and applied research initiatives that support the design and development of more efficient and environmentally friendly gas turbine engines.

“We are very excited about the addition of Ohio State as one of our University Centers of Excellence. Pratt & Whitney is committed to differentiating our products with technology through investment in fundamental research and development. Ohio State has outstanding technical capabilities that complement our fundamental research needs for the development of new technologies in the gear and power transmission area,” said Paul Adams, senior vice president, Pratt & Whitney Engineering.

Read more about the partnership online.