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Pratt & Whitney Canada Opens New Singapore Parts Distribution Centre

Sep 12, 2007 - 00:00 AM

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2007) - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), a United Technologies (NYSE:UTX) company, has opened its new Singapore parts distribution centre to help accelerate part deliveries to customers in the Pacific Rim Region.

"With our new Singapore parts distribution centre (PDC), and the opening of our Amsterdam PDC last November for customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, we are delivering additional value in terms of speed and efficiency," said Maria Della Posta, Vice President, Customer Support, P&WC. "Our goal is to offer global support that is No. 1 in our customers' eyes around the world."

The Singapore PDC, managed by the P&W Component Solutions group on a 24-7 basis, offers a large inventory of new parts and exchange accessories for all P&WC engine models. The new facility has assumed responsibility for part orders previously processed through P&WC (SEA) Pte. Ltd. in Singapore and P&WC (A'Asia) Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane, Australia, centres of excellence in engine repair and overhauls.

P&WC's global customer support network also includes a newly launched Customer First Centre for 24-7 frontline assistance, over 30 P&WC-owned and designated service facilities, field representatives on all major continents, mobile repair teams available around the clock, the largest pool of P&WC rental and exchange engines in the industry and advanced diagnostic capabilities.

Pratt & Whitney Canada, based in Longueuil, Quebec, is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines powering business, general aviation and regional aircraft and helicopters. The company also manufactures auxiliary power units and industrial gas turbines. United Technologies, based in Hartford, Conn., USA, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the global aerospace and building industries.



Contact

Pratt & Whitney Canada
Diana Colby
Trade Media
450-647-4111
diana.colby@pwc.ca

or

Pratt & Whitney Canada
Jean-Daniel Hamelin
General Press
450-647-7391
jean-daniel.hamelin@pwc.ca
www.pwc.ca