Log in to use our free company, program and sector update tracker feature.

Front page

Pietro Rosa TBM partners with Rolls-Royce

Pietro Rosa TBM, a leading manufacturer of compressor airfoils for jet engines and complex aero - structural components, has signed a long term contract with Rolls-Royce plc for the production of a new concept airfoil for the Trent XWB engine.

This contract is the result of more than three years research and development joint effort between Pietro Rosa TBM R&D team and Rolls-Royce advanced manufacturing team. “This was an incredible R&D exercise, the goal of which was to find smart and affordable engineering solutions to improve weight and aerodynamic performances of the component for higher efficiency and reduced cost.

Our engineering team stretched from a new concept design to a sophisticated integration of diverse metal forming, machining and joining technologies,“ reports Andrea Maurizio, Head of R&D of Pietro Rosa TBM. “This agreement represents the fulfillment of Pietro Rosa TBM mission to be a reliable partner for technology improvement on compressor airfoils and equally it represents the highest form of recognition for the strong commitment we place in providing full spectrum support to our partner customers.

The entire workforce is honored to have successfully developed new concept hardware for the future and to see it through to production and thus feels privileged to contribute to what's claimed as the world's most efficient Aero Gas turbine engine. We look forward this to being the beginning of a new era for Pietro Rosa TBM where R&D skills, together with our ability to partner with OEMs, are key to attract new high-tech aero business,” says Mauro Fioretti, CEO of Pietro Rosa TBM.

Pietro Rosa TBM prides itself for its 126 years competence in hot forming technologies and having evolved into an engineering and manufacturing company devoted to technology improvement and to longstanding customer satisfaction. Today, Pietro Rosa TBM systematically invests a consistent proportion of its annual sales in innovation to keep the leadership on the cutting edge of core technology to support partner OEMs in strategic markets such as Aerospace, Energy, Power Generation and Marine, from R&D to production of high complexity products.

Press release issued by Pietro Rosa T.B.M. Srl on August 29, 2014


 Contact details from our directory:
Rolls-Royce Plc Civil Aerospace Turbofan Engines
Pietro Rosa T.B.M. Srl Turbine Engine Blades


 Related aircraft programs:
Airbus A350 XWB


 Related directory sectors:
Engine Components

Enhanced listings:

Reduce the time spent on current projects by using ESDU – engineering data and software that have been approved and endorsed by professional institutions.

Victrex Plc
New VICTREX® AE250 composites and hybrid molding technology are changing the equation in Aerospace composites – find out more!

Belden Universal
Specialty universal joints and drive shafts, designed to satisfy even the most rigorous operating criteria. Belden Universal is AS9100C certified.

Samuel, Son & Co.
Looking for a quality metals supplier? Samuel can provide Aircraft Quality metals that meet Commercial and Military specifications

The leading provider of heat treatment services worldwide. Bodycote offers high quality, reliable and cost-effective services to manufacturers whatever their size or market sector.

See our advertising tariff.


Monthly page limit exceeded. Please buy a subscription.

© Copyright of Airframer Limited, operated under licence by Stansted News Limited 2016. Terms & Conditions of reading.