GKN Aerospace Sweden AB (GKN)
GKN Aerospace Engine Systems (Short GKN) in Sweden has a Global Responsibility for Engines business with the GKN Aerospace group. GKN specialises in design and manufacturing of highly loaded engine components and sub structures as a tier one supplier to Major OEM’s such as GE, Pratt and Whitney and Rolls-Royce. GKN also has a MRO business with maintenance and repair of commercial and military engines (GKN OEM for Swedish Gripen Engine RM12). GKN is also active in Space Propulsion Manufacturing.
Role in the AMOS Project
GKN is interested in strengthening collaboration with Canadian academic and industrial partners. Their role is to specify and provide test material and geometries, to develop rules to optimise design for repair and to evaluate the project results.