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LAS VEGAS - Dec. 8, 2015 - Unison Industries announced at the 2015 Power-Gen International convention their agreement to provide the Acclimate™ solid-state ignition system for the GE's LM2500 aeroderivative gas turbine.

Unison Provides Harnesses for GE's LM6000

Unison Industries announced at the 2015 Power-Gen International convention their IECEx, CSA, and ATEX certifications and ability to provide off-engine harnesses for GE's LM6000 aeroderivative gas turbines.

Visit Unison at the 2016 Singapore Airshow

Unison will be exhibiting at the 2016 Singapore Airshow from February 16-21 at the Changi Exhibition. Stop by stand 63 or schedule a meeting with our team by emailing marketing@unisonindustries.com

Unison's new solid state exciter on FTB

Unison's new solid state exciter made aviation history last week with successfully lighting off the LEAP-1A engine on the GE Flying Test Bed (FTB) aircraft in Victorville, CA. Both ground and in air starts were performed, side by side with a legacy spark gap unit. Our successful performance on LEAP, being developed by CFM International, the 50/50 joint company of GE and Snecma (Safran), is a catalyst for vertical integration solid state growth.

Unison featured ...

Unison was featured in the September/October issue of Manufacturing Today as an industry leader that brings advanced products to aircraft engines. Read more at http://www.manufacturing-today.com/index.php/sections/profiles1/1207-unison-industries

2015 Dubai Air Show

Unison Industries is exhibiting at the Dubai Air Show from November 8-12. Visit our exhibit in the U.S. pavilion, Stand 1648, at Dubai World Central.

Jacksonville Mayor visits Unison Industries

City of Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown visited Unison Jacksonville on Feb. 2, 2015 to commence the annual celebration of Black History Month.

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2015 International Paris Air Show

Unison Industries is exhibiting at the International Paris Air Show from June 15-21. Stop by the Unison booth in Hall 4, stand F194 at Salon su Bourget.

MRO Americas 2015

Unison is proud to be an exhibitor at MRO Americas 2015 on April 14-16 in Miami. The MRO Americas exhibit is expected to have more than 10,000 attendees from around the world. Stop by the Unison booth, no. 215 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.


On Sept. 4, 2014 Unison Industries held the sixth cultural fair for Unison employees. More than 15 countries were represented at the fair including the Republic of Albania, the Lao People's Democratic Republic, Ghana, Cambodia, India, Germany, the United Republic of Tanzania, Jamaica, and the Republic of the Philippines.Employees had the chance to sample a variety of ethnic foods, enjoy live band music and take a salsa dancing lesson.

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Unison featured ...

Unison was featured in the spring edition of Transportation & Infrastructure magazine highlighting Unison's commitment to technology and solving our customer's needs. Check it out at http://ti-magazine.com/features/air-transportation/55-unison-industries.

Unison to Provide ...

Unison Industries announced that it has been awarded a life-of-the-program contract by Snecma (Safran) to provide its Low Pressure Turbine Active Clearance Control and Transient Bleed Valve fluid conveyance systems for the CFM International LEAP-1B engine.

First Coast Defense Expo

October 16th - 17th, 2013 Unison Industries will participate in the second annual First Coast Defense Expo in Jacksonville, FL. The expo will give attendees the opportunity to network with leading defense businesses in the area and nationally, see what opportunities are available for the future, participate in a townhall meeting and see displays of cutting edge military equipment. There will be a Small Business Development Center in addition to lunch and snacks provided for those in attendance. Also, representatives from congress, military leaders and vip's in the defense contract industry will be onsite to support the event. If you would like more information, go to their website http://www.fcdexpo.fl-dc.org.


Unison's Senior Product Support Engineer Chuck Currier represented Unison Industries at the GEnx Working Together Team (WTT) conference held in Honolulu Hawaii, June 10 - 13, 2013.

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Put Unison to the TEST!

Isn't it nice to know you can still have select products Design Engineered, Manufactured and TESTED inside the same facility?

Unison efficiently delivers on product design, development, manufacturing & testing! Our Test Lab Engineers and Technicians, located within the Jacksonville, Florida and Norwich, New York plants, work alongside Engineering and Manufacturing teams to test and certify all our products designed and built in each plant.

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Designed for Reliability ... from First Flight to Retirement

At Unison, reliability is not a calculated handbook value. It's an integral part of our rigorous design and development process, so our products are highly reliable right when they hit the field, not after the customer has debugged them thru service experience.

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Unison demonstrates and reveals its plans for the future of aviation at the 50th International Paris Airshow from June 17 - 23, 2013. The booth will be located in Hall 3, B132.

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World Class Customer Support from Unison's highly experienced Product Support Engineering Team

Unison uses customer interactions to serve as the customers' voice, resolve issues, respond to technical inquiries, influence new designs, and initiate product upgrades.

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Ouch! Chafing hurts! What if you could ensure a good harness fit every time? No chafing.

Unison can provide custom solutions that ensure a great harness fit on every engine. Every time. From routing consults with our design teams as part of development, to adjustment hardware that ensures you can make adjustments on any engine at any time...Unison is making sure that our harnesses fit well every time. You can count on it!

Unison takes RTD and Thermocouple Sensing expertise to Total Air Temperature Measurement.

Our unique low ice accretion designs for T1, T1.2, T2 and T2.5 are optimized for low recovery error over the full range of mass flows, temperatures, and angle of attack. And we can prove it.
Our in-house low and high flow wind tunnels and rapid prototype manufacturing capability allow us to validate our analytical and design approaches over the range of engine and aircraft flow conditions.
With performance like this, engines can operate optimally, over the full range of input temperature and flow conditions.

Unison is developing wiring harness solutions for today's needs and tomorrow's demands.

What if you could get improved installation control, repairability with durability, and a lower weight?
Unison has what you need today with Harness Locators, durable braided wiring bundles with replaceable connectors, non-metal backshells that reduce weight without compromising shielding effectiveness, and integrated sensors that are also replaceable while preserving the harness for continued use.

We've got the POWER!

Unison is developing advanced motor and generator controls in the 125KW power generation project that enhance its existing product line of niche Permanent Magnet (PM) machines. This effort focuses on high speed (>50,000rpm) micro-turbine and low speed (<5000rpm) harsh environment land based applications that PM machines are well suited for.

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What's so SPECIAL about Unison?

Unison is unique in that research, engineering, development, testing, and manufacturing are housed in one facility, with a pedigree that reaches back to the first jet engines in the 1940's. Vertical integration of the key components in capacitive discharge ignition exciters allows ultimate flexibility in design and allows Unison to control the design and availability of product and tailor designs for the best combination of weight, reliability, and performance. And, the deep expertise that comes from being part of the process from cradle to grave makes Unison a place where great INNOVATION is constantly happening.

Harnessing the Present ... and the Future!

What if you could get improved installation control, repairability that doesn't ask you to sacrifice durability, AND a lower weight?

Unison has what you need today with patented harness locators, durable braided wiring bundles with replaceable connectors, non-metal backshells that reduce weight without compromising shielding effectiveness, and integrated sensor solutions that are also replaceable, while preserving the harness for continued use.

Imagine a future with us!

The Heat is ON!

Until recently, solid state ignition exciters have been limited to -55°C to 121°C temperature environments for high reliability operation and performance. Although the low temperature excursions are stressful on some of the electrical components, the high temperature extreme was the limiting factor for solid state switching circuitry capable of delivering the 1000's of amps of current used for the ignition energy delivered to the igniter plug within the engine combustor.

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