Pratt & Whitney to expand in Georgia, invest $386mStaff Writer | February 14, 2017
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies, will invest $386 million in its Columbus, Ga.
Expansion A 20,000-square-foot specialized facility
The investments will go toward the purchase of automated machinery and equipment upgrades and construction of two new buildings on the property.
The building construction will include a 200,000-square-foot facility to overhaul GTF engines.
A 20,000-square-foot specialized manufacturing facility and related infrastructure will also be built to house a new isothermal forge press that will be used to manufacture turbine disks and compressor rotors for Pratt & Whitney engines.
A 20,000-square-foot specialized manufacturing facilityOther upgrades to equipment and machinery are also planned. ■