The EMS Division of Curtiss-Wright is proud to announce that Steam & Air Solutions (SAS) has finished construction of their new state-of-the-art facility in Summerville, South Carolina! The new facility was completed in late 2019 and celebrated its first shipment on November 26th, 2019.

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Before construction of the facility was completed, Mary Workoff, General Manager of SAS, was interviewed by the Charleston Regional Development Alliance (CRDA). Listen as Mary discusses the new facility as well as current job opportunities!

With a long track record of reliable, technologically superior designs and global resources, Steam & Air Solutions (SAS) is the logical choice to meet the Navy’s current and future turbine-drive and shipboard compression requirements. SAS’s equipment is used on hundreds of U.S. Navy ships to provide power and compression for propulsion, power generation, pump drives, ship service air, oxygen / nitrogen (O2N2) feed air, generator drives, and deballasting.

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SAS has been a major supplier of naval steam turbines and is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) for all main propulsion turbines through previous product line acquisitions on the NIMITZ class aircraft carriers. SAS designs and manufactures the main propulsion turbines for the next generation FORD class. SAS’s turbine experience continues as the OEM for turbines on the OHIO, LOS ANGELES, and SEAWOLF classes of submarines, as well as the provider of auxiliary steam turbines applications on a variety of ship classes. The compressors play a critical role on nearly every ship class in the fleet.

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