Frisa Forjados to Supply Forged Rings for Pratt & Whitney
Frisa Forjados, a global supplier of seamless rolled rings based in Monterrey, Mexico, signed a new long-term agreement valued at more than $150 million with Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. Under the agreement, Frisa will supply forged rings and casings for the PurePower® family of Geared Turbofan™ jet engines. This agreement builds upon Frisa’s successful support on the V2500 engine program, a product of International Aero Engines of which Pratt & Whitney is a majority shareholder. The agreement strengthens Frisa’s position as a supplier of forged rings to the aerospace industry. "We are especially pleased to strengthen our role as a strategic supplier to Pratt & Whitney in support of these exciting new engines,” said Eduardo Garza, CEO of Frisa.