The surface technology subsidiary of Danbury industrial gas supplier Praxair, Inc. agreed on Wednesday to provide special coatings for the landing gear on Airbus and Bombardier Global Express jets.
Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. entered into a multi-year sourcing agreement with Héroux-Devtek Inc., based in Quebec. The financial terms were not disclosed.
Per the agreement, Praxair will supply its SermeTel coating products for the landing gear components Héroux-Devtek is manufacturing for the Airbus A330 and A340 as well as the Bombardier Global Express.
Praxair Surface specializes in coatings for aviation and energy while Héroux-Devtek specializes in aerospace and industrial products, including landing gear.