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    1. 1. GTA Aerospace Cluster Cluster Specific – Marketing Assignment MRK625
    2. 2. GTA Aerospace Structure <ul><li>2 nd largest aerospace industry in Canada </li></ul><ul><li>350 firms with 25,000 employees in the industry </li></ul><ul><li>Generated $6.5 billion in revenues with 80% accounting for exports </li></ul><ul><li>Skilled Engineers, Scientist, and Technicians fuel innovation and technology development </li></ul>
    3. 3. Specialized Aerospace Manufacturers for ? <ul><li>Air Conditioning Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Avionics Displays </li></ul><ul><li>Business Jet Aircraft Integration </li></ul><ul><li>Electrical Power Distribution Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated Avionics Systems </li></ul>
    4. 4. Continued… <ul><li>Landing Gear Systems </li></ul><ul><li>MRO and Aircraft Modifications / Conversions </li></ul><ul><li>Regional Turboprop Aircraft Integration </li></ul><ul><li>Space Robotics Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Turbine Engines </li></ul>
    5. 5. Highly Recognized Knowledge Centers <ul><li>University of Toronto Aerospace Studies </li></ul><ul><li>Ryerson Institute of Aerospace Design and Innovation </li></ul><ul><li>York University’s Space and Engineering Program </li></ul><ul><li>The Association of Colleges of Applied Arts & Technology of Ontario (Centennial’s Aerospace Centre for Training and Education has a $6.1 million facility that is used by more than 300 aerospace students and features high-tech labs and expanded aircraft hangar). </li></ul>
    6. 6. Major Partners & Investors <ul><li>Bombardier Aerospace </li></ul><ul><li>MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates </li></ul><ul><li>Messier Dowty </li></ul><ul><li>Pratt & Whitney Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Honeywell </li></ul>
    7. 7. Continued… <ul><li>Ontario Aerospace Council (OAC) </li></ul><ul><li>Aerospace Action Partnership (AAP) </li></ul><ul><li>Federal & Provincial Government </li></ul><ul><li>Boeing and Lockheed Martin invests $341 million dollars in Ontario aerospace industry for aircraft technology and development. </li></ul>
    8. 8. Few Achievements <ul><li>University of Toronto Aerospace Studies – Students embedded 32-processor SGI® Altix® 3700 compute server into fleet designs to reduce drag and increase fuel efficiency on commercial aircrafts </li></ul><ul><li>First supersonic airplane, the CF-105 Avro Arrow was once based in Mississauga,. Mississauga helped the construction of the plane through their aeronautical design and expertise. </li></ul>
    9. 9. Competitors <ul><li>Quebec (Montreal) Aerospace Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Nova Scotia (Halifax) Aerospace Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Western Canada Aerospace Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Competitor from Abroad </li></ul><ul><li>Colorado (Denver) Aerospace Cluster </li></ul>
    10. 10. Montreal Aerospace Cluster <ul><li>4 th largest aerospace cluster in North America </li></ul><ul><li>Generated approximately $10 billion in revenue from exports (95 percent of Quebec’s aerospace cluster success) </li></ul><ul><li>170 private companies and 35,000 employees in the industry </li></ul><ul><li>NRC Aerospace Manufacturing Technology Centre, located on the Université de Montréal campus. </li></ul><ul><li>Quebec Aerospace Development (AQA) </li></ul>
    11. 11. Continued… <ul><li>Quebec Federation of Labour’s Solidarity Fund invested $11 million in Paris-based FCPR Aerofund – Strategic alliance with France aerospace firms who are 6 years ahead of current Montreal based aerospace firms </li></ul><ul><li>Hosting the 47th International Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2008 by Aeromart – Popular 2-day aerospace event. </li></ul><ul><li>Host the event Lean Directions Aerospace Canada –Focuses on aerospace workshops, technical resources, training, keynote presentations, and networking. </li></ul>
    12. 12. Nova Scotia (Halifax) Aerospace (Emerging) Cluster <ul><li>Emerging Cluster in the Aerospace Industry </li></ul><ul><li>Pratt & Whitney is transforming their aircraft engine plant in Nova Scotia to a state of the art, world class aerospace centre </li></ul><ul><li>The plant will assemble and test small to medium-sized turbofan engines. The engines entail the latest materials, fuel efficiency and environmental technologies on the market. </li></ul><ul><li>The province of Nova Scotia will be donating $12 million towards the expansion project. </li></ul>
    13. 13. Western Canada Aerospace Cluster <ul><li>$3.08 billion generated in revenues from exports </li></ul><ul><li>British Columbia Institute of Technology (Innovation Centre) </li></ul><ul><li>Honeywell donated $2.2 million into the latest generation of avionics digital technology on the campus of BCIT (A glass cockpit that emulates all the gauges and switches in a traditional cockpit but replaces the switches with computerized display systems). </li></ul>
    14. 14. Continued… <ul><li>Trying to compete for a multi-billion dollar contract from the Canadian and U.S defense department. </li></ul><ul><li>“ This facility will offer more than 40 classrooms and labs with the latest training computers, equipment and wireless technology; a lecture theatre with global tele-conferencing capabilities; an integrated research and resource library; laboratories and classrooms that will support new programs in air traffic services and homeland security; and, a dramatic 40,000 square foot hangar for the BCIT fleet of 20 aircraft, at the centre of the new campus.” (BCIT News Release, 2007) </li></ul>
    15. 15. Colorado (Denver) Aerospace Cluster <ul><li>More than 300 firms in the space industry with a workforce of 20,500 private workers (77% of workers and 71% of companies account for the total aerospace cluster in Colorado). </li></ul><ul><li>The National Space Symposium - Held annually in Colorado Springs </li></ul><ul><li>The Colorado Space Coalition (Consists of military leaders, aerospace companies,, academic groups, and economic development organizations who collaborate to advance current legislations vital to increase growth in the cluster) </li></ul>
    16. 16. !THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME! <ul><li>“ MAY THE CLUSTER BE WITH YOU” </li></ul>