From initial concept development through fielded product support, Middle River Aerostructure Systems offers a full range of engineering solutions for nacelles and aerostructures – applying its extensive experience in integration, design, testing, flight test support and certification. Nacelle component experience includes thrust reversers, fan cowl and inlet structures and engine build-up (EBU).
The MRAS engineering team possesses in-depth knowledge of state-of-the-art design and analysis tools to develop weight- and cost-optimized designs that meet customers’ challenging requirements, with such specialties as bird strike and lightning strike test and analysis correlation, as well as the definition and validation of anti-icing and fire protection.
MRAS products certified to ETOPS are tested extensively prior to certification and include
on an engine test stand
Key engineering competencies at MRAS include digital product assemblies, kinematic simulations, integrated composite design and manufacturing, static and dynamic structural analysis, impact analysis, computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and thermal management.