Pratt & Whitney announced in MRO Asia Pacific 2023, happening from 26 to 28 September in Singapore, that it will expand the capacity of its Singapore engine centre, Eagle Services Asia. The 48,000-square-foot expansion will accommodate a two-thirds increase from the current facility capacity.
Eagle Services Asia inducted its first PW1100G-JM engine for overhaul in 2019. It is a joint venture between SIA Engineering Company and Pratt & Whitney and a member of the Pratt & Whitney GTF™ MRO network that comprises of the industry’s leading MRO companies. The GTF MRO network has more than doubled in size since 2019. There are currently 13 active GTF MRO engine centres globally, with an additional six expected to be online by 2025. This is part of Pratt & Whitney EngineWise solutions, which provide engine operators with a variety of aftermarket services resulting in long-term, sustainable value.
“Pratt & Whitney is investing globally to support the GTF fleet. As part of the expansion, we will increase staffing and provide extensive staff training so that we are well equipped to meet the increased demand. We are dedicated to maintaining our customers’ trust as we work through the impacts of the GTF fleet management plan.”Shangari Meleschi, vice president, Aftermarket Operations – Asia Pacific and Turkiye