Florida Turbine Technologies Successfully Demonstrates New Air Force Turbine Engine

Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 in News, Press

JUPITER, Florida, July 13, 2012 —Florida Turbine Technologies (FTT) announced today that a critical component of the FTT250, an affordable new turbine engine designed for Air Force and Army Unmanned and Remotely Piloted Vehicles, successfully achieved 100% hot day speed in the company’s small engine test facility in Jupiter, FL.  The program, funded jointly by ...

Aerojet and FTT Announce Major Next Generation Engine Milestone

Posted by on Nov 29, 2011 in News, Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it has successfully completed a major milestone in the development of a ground demonstrator for the Next Generation Engine (NGE) program. Aerojet, along with its partner Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc. (FTT), recently completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) of ...

FTT’s CEO on DOE Blog

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in News

FTT’s CEO, Shirley Brostmeyer, was recently featured on the US Department of Energy’s blog, in a special entry in honor of Women’s History Month. A short excerpt from the article is presented below: “Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc (FTT) designs, develops, manufactures and tests turbine engine components and systems. The woman-owned company is developing innovative approaches to ...

FTT Sponsoring Robotics Team

Posted by on Jan 12, 2011 in Community, News

What makes MARS interesting to a local Jupiter engineering firm? Future engineering talent for high tech jobs in Jupiter, of course. Jupiter-based company Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc. (FTT) is sponsoring a local high school team in the upcoming FIRST Robotics Competition. FTT will provide office space for the Jupiter and Dwyer High Schools team – ...

FTT to Develop 3GRB Technologies

Posted by on Dec 18, 2010 in News, Press

Florida Turbine Technologies has been selected by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to develop critical pump technologies that will enable a significant increase in turbopump reliability. The Third Generation Reusable Boost (3GRB) program is developing novel engine cycles and technologies to achieve the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion Technology (IHPRPT) Phase III goals. An ...

FTT Develops Cavitation Models for Advanced Hydrogen Turbopump Design

Posted by on Dec 17, 2010 in News, Press

FTT is proud to have been selected by the Air Force to develop physics based cavitation models for an advanced hydrogen turbopump design. More information coming soon.

Aerojet Delivers Upper Stage Engine Technology (USET) Liquid Hydrogen Turbopump to AFRL

Posted by on Sep 28, 2010 in News, Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 28, 2010 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that under contract to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Propulsion Research Directorate, the company has developed critical technologies for rocket propulsion applications through the Upper Stage Engine Technologies (USET) program. The USET program supports the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion ...

Air Force Research Laboratory launches New Age in Testing

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in News, Press

9/14/2010 – EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Air Force Research Laboratory Detachment 7 here began a new phase of rocket testing with the delivery of an Upper Stage Engine Technology program turbo pump Sept. 8, 2010. The pump was delivered to AFRL’s upgraded 2A rocket test stand, where it will undergo a series of ...

Clean Energy Systems Secures $30 Million to Accelerate Zero Emission Power Plant Technology

Posted by on Sep 8, 2010 in News

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Clean Energy Systems (CES) has been selected by the US Department of Energy (DOE) for $30 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Funding to accelerate development of zero emission power plants using a variety of fuel sources. The DOE will provide $30 million under ARRA to support development ...

Jupiter Company, Sacramento Company Join Forces to Capture Federal Deep Space Funds

Posted by on May 8, 2010 in Community, News

Florida Turbine Technologies might be considered a small company, but it is already making a considerable impact in Jupiter. And if the projects envisioned by FTT’s strategic partnership with Aerojet, a GenCorp company, come to fruition, that impact could nearly explode. The company, which decided to stay in Jupiter five years ago despite enticements from ...

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