Why the name change from HPW3000 to T900

Earlier this year, the Army designated the ATEC HPW3000 to the T900. The engine is a dual compressor design for Apache and Black Hawk helicopters. According to the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), “The assignment of a customer naming designation is typical as an engine development program matures.” The T900-HPW-900 engine will have an “XT”…

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ATEC’S HPW3000 Helicopter Engine Is Now The T900

The U.S. Army recently designated the ATEC HPW3000 helicopter engine the T900-HPW-900 engine. The assignment of a customer naming designation is typical as an engine development program matures. As the ATEC offering for the Army’s Improved Turbine Engine (ITE) program, the T900 employs a state-of-the-art dual spool design that incorporates two rotating turbine-compressor assemblies instead…

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ATEC’S T900 WINS ARMY’S ALTERNATE CONCEPT ENGINE (ACE) PROGRAM

  Matthew Bates Mobile: +1-860-371-9857 Matthew.Bates@pw.utc.com   Nathan Drevna Mobile: +1-202-412-6640 Nathan.Drevna@Honeywell.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ADVANCED TURBINE ENGINE COMPANY SELECTED TO DEMONSTRATE INNOVATIVE CAPABILITY FOR FUTURE VERTICAL LIFT HELICOPTERS Huntsville, Ala., Oct. 4, 2016 – The U.S. Department of the Army has awarded a contract to the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC) – a…

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ATEC Wins Preliminary Design Contract

Matthew Bates Mobile: +1-860-371-9857 Matthew.Bates@pw.utc.com Nathan Drevna Mobile: +1-202-412-6640 Nathan.Drevna@Honeywell.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE U.S. Army Selects ATEC to Design Dramatically Improved Helicopter Engine for Black Hawk and Apache Fleets Huntsville, Ala., Aug. 22, 2016 – The U.S. Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt &…

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ATEC Reviewing U.S. Army’s RFP for ITEP

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2015 – The Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture between Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney, is reviewing the U.S. Army’s Request for Proposal (RFP) and expects to respond with an innovative, durable, and fuel-efficient engine for the Army’s Improved Turbine Engine Program (ITEP)

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