This page provides a list of the competitiors of Goodrich just prior to the United Technologies takeover deal, which closed on July 26, 2012.
Therefore, this page will no longer be updated and we refer you to the United Technologies competition and competitors page:
The aerospace industry in which Goodrich operates is highly competitive. Principal competitive factors include price, product and system performance, quality, service, design and engineering capabilities, new product innovation and timely delivery. Goodrich competes worldwide with a number of U.S. and foreign companies that are both larger and smaller in terms of resources and market share, and some of which are, at the same time, the company's customers.
The following data lists the companies that are considered to be the major competitors of Goodrich for each major aerospace product or system platform for which the company is among the leading suppliers. Unless otherwise noted, the primary market channels include original equipment and aftermarket products and services.
Wheels, Brakes and Brake Control Systems - Major Competitors:
Honeywell; Messier-Bugatti (a subsidiary of SAFRAN); Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems; Crane Co.; Triumph Group.
Landing Gear - Major Competitors:
Messier-Dowty (a subsidiary of SAFRAN), Liebherr-Holding GmbH; Héroux-Devtek Inc.; APPH Ltd; Sumitomo Precision; GE Aviation; Loud Engineering.
Flight Control Actuation - Major Competitors:
Parker Hannifin; United Technologies; Liebherr-Holding GmbH; Moog Inc.; Nabtesco Aerospace, Inc.; Woodward Governor Company.
Power Transmission Systems - Major Competitors:
Kamatics (a subsidiary of Kaman Corporation); Pankl Aerospace Systems Inc. (a subsidiary of Pankl Racing Systems AG); Rexnord Industries, LLC.
Turbine Fuel Technologies - Major Competitors:
Parker Hannifin; Woodward Governor Company
Aerospace and Industrial Turbine Components - Major Competitors:
Blades Technology; Samsung; Alcoa Howmet (a subsidiary of Alcoa Inc.); PZL, LLC (a subsidiary of United Technologies); Honeywell-Greer (a subsidiary of Honeywell); TECT Corporation.
Nacelles/Thrust Reversers - Major Competitors:
Nexcelle, a joint-venture of Aircelle (a subsidiary of SAFRAN) and Middle River Aircraft Systems (a subsidiary of General Electric); Spirit AeroSystems.
Evacuation Systems - Major Competitors:
Air Cruisers (a subsidiary of Zodiac S.A.)
Propulsion Systems - Major Competitors:
Danaher Corp. (Pacific Scientific, McCormick Selph, SDI); Scot, Inc. (a subsidiary of Chemring PLC.); Nammo Talley; Ensign Bickford.
Aircraft Crew Seating - Major Competitors:
Ipeco Holdings Ltd; Sicma Aero Seat (a subsidiary of Zodiac S.A.); EADS Sogerma Services (a subsidiary of EADS European Aeronautical Defense and Space Co.); B/E Aerospace; C&D Aerospace Group; BAE Systems; DeCrane.
Ejection Seats - Major Competitors:
Martin-Baker Aircraft Co. Limited
Lighting - Major Competitors:
Page Aerospace Limited; LSI Luminescent Systems Inc.; Honeywell Inc. (Grimes Inc.); Diehl Luftfahrt Elecktronik GmbH (DLE); Zodiac; Luminator; B/E Aerospace; Astronics Corporation; Finmeccanica.
Cargo Systems - Major Competitors:
Telair International (a subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated); Ancra International LLC, AAR Manufacturing Group.
Sensors - Major Competitors:
Honeywell; Thales, S.A.; Auxitrol (a subsidiary of Esterline Technologies).
Fuel and Utility Systems - Major Competitors:
Honeywell; Parker Hannifin; Smiths Group plc (a subsidiary of General Electric).
De-Icing Systems - Major Competitors:
Aérazur S.A. (a subsidiary of Zodiac S.A.); B/E Aerospace.
Aerospace Hoists/Winches - Major Competitors:
Breeze-Eastern (a division of TransTechnology Corporation); Telair International (a subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated).
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems - Major Competitors:
BAE Systems, plc; ITT Corporation; L-3 Communications; Honeywell.
Power Systems - Major Competitors:
Honeywell; Smiths Group plc (a subsidiary of General Electric); Hamilton Sundstrand (a subsidiary of United Technologies).
Engine Controls - Major Competitors:
United Technologies; BAE Systems plc; Honeywell; Argo-Tech Corporation, Woodward Governor Company; Hispano-Suiza (a subsidiary of SAFRAN).
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