Future Core Engine Systems (SILEOT 2 P18)

SILOET 2, project 18 comprised a total of nine work packages aimed at improving fuel burn, emissions, operating cost and development costs associated with future large civil aero engines. The work packages included programmes on cooling systems, advanced turbine tip clearance control, turbine blade release containment, oil systems, bearing load management, elevating fuel operating temperature, adaptive internal air systems, and advanced seals. All of the work packages proposed innovation and advancement of complex system technologies that are critical to the principal attributes of next generation large civil engine core architectures.

Short Title: SILEOT 2 P18
Project Number: 113010
Project Cost: £17,957,719
End Date: 31st Dec 2016
Time Horizon: Secure
Lead Partner: Rolls-Royce PLC
Attributes: Fuel Efficiency, Environment
ATI Value Stream: Propulsion of the future