MTU Turbomeca Rolls-Royce ITP GmbH (MTRI), registered in Germany, was founded in November 2005. It is the programme management company responsible for the turboshaft engine MTR390-E (Enhanced engine) and is jointly staffed by the partner companies, where certain resources are shared with MTR.
The MTRI office (which is shared with MTR) in Munich is the management centre of the programme, responsible for direction and coordination of all development, production and support activities for the MTR390-E engine.
Accordingly, MTRI is the responsible contractual party vis-à-vis the Franco/German/Spanish Government agencies, namely OCCAR/ODT located in Bonn (Germany). Functional groups formed by members from each partner company cover the operational activities.
Furthermore, MTRI is responsible for marketing and sales of the engine for other military and civil applications.