Barnes Enters Long-term Agreement With GE Aviation for Manufacture of LEAP Components

Barnes Enters Long-term Agreement With GE Aviation for Manufacture of LEAP Components

Barnes Aerospace has entered into a long-term agreement with GE Aviation for the manufacture of components for the LEAP engine program. Barnes Aerospace says it will leverage its expertise and technology in the machining and assembly of complex hot-section engine components.

“As a result of Barnes Aerospace’s commitment to drive innovation resulting in industry-leading technical, quality and manufacturing capabilities, Barnes Aerospace has been selected as a key supplier on LEAP engine programs,” says Mike Beck, senior vice president, Barnes Group Inc. and president, Barnes Aerospace. “We are delighted to expand and extend our participation on these programs and are driving flawless execution through our Barnes Enterprise System. GE’s willingness and confidence to place additional LEAP business and extend long-term contracts with Barnes Aerospace is testament to our excellent, long-standing relationship.”