Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd last week signed a contract with GE Aviation for development and supply of ring forgings for GE Aviation military and commercial engine programs. The five-year contract valued over INR 100 crores involves supplying both steel and nickel alloy forgings for shrouds, cases, rings and seals. The ring forgings will be manufactured at HAL’s newly established, state-of-the-art ring rolling facility at the Company’s Foundry and Forge Division in Bengaluru. The division has, after a rigorous audit process, obtained GE Aviation approvals for its quality system and special processes.
Foundry & Forge Division of HAL, Bangalore Complex is supplying Ring forgings for Defense & Civil Aerospace requirements for the last 3 decades. HAL’s Foundry & Forge Division in Bangalore specializes in manufacturing of seamless rolled rings in aluminum, nickel & titanium alloys and various grades of steel for civil and military aero-engines and space applications. Current contact from GE Aviation for their Global Aero engine requirements is a reaffirmation of HAL’s capabilities in the field of Ring Forging manufacturinghttps://hal-india.co.in/Common/Uploads/NewsTemplate/585_Para_GE,%20HAL.JPG