Goodrich awarded $150 million sensor contract

Goodrich has been selected by Rolls-Royce to supply an integrated sensor suite for the Trent 1000 engine, an engine option for the new Boeing 7E7 Dreamliner.

Goodrich Corporation has been selected by Rolls-Royce to supply an integrated sensor suite for the Trent 1000 engine, an engine option for the new Boeing 7E7 Dreamliner.

The Goodrich sensor suite includes 27 different products that will provide various critical measurements such as temperature, pressure, speed, flow, level and vibration. The contract is expected to generate over $150 million in original equipment and aftermarket sales through 2028.

This is the sixth selection of Goodrich technology for the Boeing 7E7. Recently, Goodrich announced that it had been selected by Rolls-Royce to provide the engine control system for the Trent 1000 engine.

In addition, Boeing has awarded Goodrich contracts to provide the wheels and electric braking system, nacelles and thrust reversers, proximity sensing system, the fuel quantity indicating system and the fuel management software for the 7E7.

These contracts are expected to generate over $7 billion in original equipment and aftermarket sales through 2028.