20 March 2018
20 March 2018
Gurit and Elbe Flugzeugwerke have signed a new framework contract for the development and supply of aerospace materials.
The three-year agreement takes effect from 1 January 2019 and builds on the decennial business relationship between both companies. The extended framework contract comprises the production and supply of existing qualified aerospace materials as well as the joint development and qualification of new material technologies for the production of cabin interiors for Airbus passenger aircraft. The agreement is valued at around CHF25 million over the contract period.
“We are very pleased and honoured to intensify and reinforce our long-standing partnership with Elbe Flugzeugwerke,” says Stefan Gautschi, General Manager Composite Materials at Gurit. “This new contract provides both parties and our partners with continuity and reliability for the future.”
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