Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a segment of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), has announced the approval of its SmartStem® Wireless Tire Pressure system for use on Boeing 737NG aircraft. Operators now have the ability to access tire inflation data that enable preventative maintenance while avoiding in-service issues related to low tire with an associated improvement in dispatch reliability. Crane’s patented technology is also certified for a variety existing aircraft including the 747-8, 777 and 787 Boeing aircraft and numerous business jets.
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Crane Aerospace & Electronics announced today a series of enhancements to its popular MTR Series of 30 watt, high reliability dc-dc converters. According to Ed Fuhr, Vice-President of Power Solutions, “the MTR Series was enhanced to provide broader compliance to industry standards and in support of more application requirements of its global users.”
Crane’s Power Solutions provides power electronics to the aerospace, defense, space and industrial markets. Our light weight and high reliability products range from full sized high voltage, high current power supplies to miniature dc-dc converters.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers electronic, electric, sensor and motion control capabilities on passenger service applications through our P.L. Porter brand. The Cabin Systems seat actuation products are primarily used on commercial airplane Premium seat and Main Cabin seat applications, but can also be found in numerous industrial applications where there is a need for superior mechanical, hydraulic, and electric precision positioning devices.
Crane Co. Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Increases Dividend 7%; Adjusts 2013 EPS Guidance to $4.10-$4.25, Excluding Special Items
Crane Co. (NYSE: CR), a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products, reported second quarter 2013 earnings of $0.93 per diluted share, compared to $1.07 in the second quarter of 2012.
Second quarter 2013 results included transaction-related costs of $7.3 million, or $0.13 per share, related to the pending acquisition of MEI Conlux Holdings.
Brendan Curran, Aerospace Group President, Crane Aerospace & Electronics, was interviewed by AIN online during the Paris Air Show 2013 and talked about his thoughts on how Crane is positioned for future growth. The following is an excerpt from the interview that took place on June 19; to read the full article click here.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a major supplier of systems and components for critical aerospace and defense applications has posted a new corporate overview video. The video introduces customers to the advantages of working with Crane.
The 2013 IEEE Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects Conference (NSREC) this July will be an exciting venue for Crane Aerospace & Electronics to display their Power Solutions Interpoint™ space products, including the MFP Series™ Point of Load Converters and SMTR Series™. This Conference will be held in San Francisco at the Hyatt Regency on July 8-12, 2013 and offers Crane the opportunity to showcase their products and technologies to key technical and management personnel associated with electronics used in space vehicles, military electronics and applications requiring radiation tolerance in harsh environment.
Crane’s John Gowan Certified as Designated Engineering Representative for Federal Aviation Administration
John Gowan, Principal Engineer at Crane’s Lynnwood, Wash. site, has been certified as a Designated Engineering Representative for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). In this role, John will be able to approve technical data on behalf of the FAA. John’s appointment means that Crane will have his technical expertise and authority on-site to approve technical data. Congratulations to John on this appointment.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics, Power Solutions expands its list of products for immediate delivery. The FMCE Series™ are the next-generation Interpoint™ EMI filters. They are drop-in replacements for Interpoint legacy filters.