Centrax has always had a policy of investment in Research and Development, which has lead to significant improvements in both the quality and cost of our products and services.
In the Gas Turbine Division, this work has lead to the advanced Centrax Model 2000 generator set which uses the best of today's technology to deliver one of the most advanced generator sets available on the market.
In Turbine Components Limited, this work has lead to the Design and Development of equipment, processes and intellectual property to gain competitive advantage in the market place.
Examples of R&D achievements include:
- CNC multi-axis polishing machines
- Machine attachments for 5-axis generation of aerofoils with fully-controlled leading edge shapes
- Twin-head CNC grinding machines
- Extrusion process for pre-form production