September 12, 2008: Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, has announced that the corporation’s Aerospace Group, Fuel and Air Division, has named Phoenix Heat Treating, Inc., a Preferred Supplier for recognition of exceptional product integrity.

The preferred supplier status allows Phoenix Heat Treating to join a select group of suppliers who provide products and services that meet, or exceed, Parker Hannifin Aerospace Group’s quality requirements. Preferred suppliers are able to help Parker bring systems to market faster and more cost effectively. This includes hydraulic, fuel, flight control, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. The products are used on aircraft manufactured throughout the world today.

Who is Parker?

Parker is the Global Leader in Motion & Control Technologies and has unmatched expertise in aircraft fuel tank inerting, pressure control, flow, thermal management, distribution, plumbing, and vent systems combines with specific inerting equipment expertise. The company takes pride in their vast experience, engineering expertise, and ability to deliver products within strict cost parameters while ensuring maximum reliability.

Parker Aerospace, based in Irvine, CA, operates 39 facilities in the Americas, Europe and Asia. With annual sales exceeding $12 billion, Parker Hannifin is the world’s leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets.

About Phoenix Heat Treating

Phoenix Heat Treating, located in Phoenix, AZ, provides specialize processing services of aluminum and stainless material types used in aerospace manufacturing. The company is one of the largest and leading heat treating and metal processing companies located in the southwestern United States.