Beaver Aerospace & Defense Selected by Parker Aerospace
Beaver Aerospace & Defense, Inc.
Livonia, MI, 48150
Press release date: December 16, 2013
Beaver will utilize high-strength stainless steel for ball screw and ball nut to minimize corrosion
Livonia, Michigan — Beaver Aerospace Defense, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and global leader in the design and manufacturing of custom ball screws and broad-range actuation technologies, announced two new contracts today with Parker Aerospace, a business segment of Parker Hannifin Corporation and global leader in the design, manufacture and service of flight control systems and other aerospace systems and components. According to the contracts, Beaver will supply horizontal stabilizer ball screw assemblies for the Bombardier Global 7000 and Bombardier Global 8000 ultra-long-range jets. Beaver will utilize high-strength stainless steel for the ball screw and ball nut to minimize corrosion as an alternative to chrome plating.
"Beaver Aerospace & Defense is proud to be selected by Parker Aerospace for this exciting opportunity," said Ben Kearns, General Manager of Beaver Aerospace & Defense. "Our industry-leading on-time delivery record, engineering expertise and willingness to help Parker achieve its key business objective were instrumental in securing both contracts."
Beaver’s award-winning ball screws, electromechanical actuators, ball splines and gears can fit virtually any application, and are known throughout the industry for their reliable quality, precision and performance. As a certified FAA Repair Station, Beaver also offers expert repair, overhaul and testing services for all ball screws and electromechanical actuators.
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About Beaver Aerospace & Defense, Inc. (www.beaver-online.com)
Beaver Aerospace & Defense, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc., is a global leader in the design and manufacture of custom ball screws and broad-range actuation products for the aerospace and defense industries. Our award-winning ball screws, electromechanical actuators, ball splines and gears can fit virtually any application, and are known throughout the industry for their reliable quality, precision and performance. As a certified FAA Repair Station, Beaver also offers expert repair, overhaul and testing services for all ball screws and electromechanical actuators.
About Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) (www.psi-online.com)
Established in 1967, Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) is a privately-held global manufacturing and services holding company, which oversees a diverse collection of innovative subsidiaries: Beaver Aerospace & Defense, Inc., Evana Automation Specialists, Mountain Secure Systems, POWERTHRU, PSI Repair Services, Inc., PSI Semicon Services, Sciaky, Inc., and Skytronics, Inc. We serve a wide range of high-tech industries like aerospace, defense, automotive, alternative energy, healthcare, security and semiconductor. Our award-winning products and services help reduce costs and maximize efficiency for many Fortune 500 companies around the globe, as well as the U.S. Military. We push the bounds of technology on critical programs like Homeland Security, Defense research and space exploration, delivering innovative solutions for land, sea, air and space. We’re PSI: Always innovating. Everywhere.™
About Parker Aerospace
Parker Aerospace is a global leader in the research, design, manufacture, and service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, and engine systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. Its product lines include primary and secondary flight control actuation, power generation and control components, thrust-reverser actuation systems, electro-hydraulic servo valves, electric motor-driven hydraulic pumps, fuel pumps and valves, refueling, defueling, and aerial refueling equipment, fuel tank inerting systems; tank pressure and vent controls, level and flow control equipment; motor-operated valves and fuel equipment, lubrication oil reservoirs, lubrication and scavenge pumps, fuel measurement and management systems, thermal management products, cockpit instrumentation, lightning-safe products, pneumatic subsystems and components, water subsystems and components, fluid metering delivery and atomization devices, wheels, brakes, and fluid conveyance products such as hoses, tubes, disconnects, and fittings. It is an operating segment of Parker Hannifin Corporation. With annual sales of $13 billion in fiscal year 2013, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 58,000 people in 49 countries around the world.