Meggitt Control Systems
Meggitt Control Systems is a market leader in the design
and manufacture of a broad range of fluid control devices and systems
for both commercial and military aircraft, as well as various industrial
applications. Meggitt Control Systems has been a leading supplier of these products
since its formation in 1942.
Meggitt Control Systems' products regulate pneumatic (air), hydraulic(fluid)
and fuel flows in aircraft systems and are used in virtually all Boeing
(including former McDonnell Douglas) and Airbus manufactured commercial
aircraft, many regional jet, general aviation and business aircraft,
and a wide range of U.S. and foreign military aircraft. In addition,
Meggitt valves are used in aircraft turbine engines built by General
Electric, Rolls Royce and Pratt & Whitney. The division also
manufactures industrial control applications, which include ground fueling
devices for airports, valving systems, heat exchangers, and fuel skids
for land-based gas turbines, off-shore oil platforms, and petrochemical
Meggitt Control Systems is recognized by its customers for its ability
to respond to tight turnaround schedules. Turnaround time is enhanced
by strong in-house engineering skills and proprietary in-house testing
facilities, discussed further below. In both the aerospace and industrial
product areas, individual products are customized to suit specific applications,
providing optimum capability and performance at a very competitive cost.
Meggitt Control Systems also provides full system integration support. All products
(i.e. each individual unit) are fully tested on-site, in customized facilities
which have been developed by Meggitt, to demonstrate performance and
guarantee compliance with all certification requirements.
Meggitt Control Systems maintains a close working relationship with
key customers such as General Electric, Boeing and various major airlines.
These longstanding relationships, combined with a global marketing effort
and a distinguished 63-year history in the aerospace valves market, provide
strong support for Meggitt Control Systems' continuing success.