Business

November 13, 2015
 

Northrop Grumman recognizes top suppliers for outstanding contributions

Northrop Grumman recognized 24 companies with Supplier Excellence awards for their valuable contributions to the company and its customers at their annual Supplier Recognition Program Nov. 13.
The Supplier Recognition Program recognizes suppliers that continuously provide outstanding support to Northrop Grumman and its Information Systems sector. Information Systems utilized more than 5,600 suppliers during 2015, of which 50 percent were small businesses, 14 percent women-owned, 8 percent small disadvantaged businesses and 6 percent veteran-owned. All suppliers were evaluated based on five categories: schedule, management, technical, financial and quality.
In recognizing the recipients, Kathy Warden, corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman Information Systems, said, “Each of our awardees has made significant contributions to Northrop Grumman and has helped to ensure the ongoing success of our programs and the critical missions of our customers.”
“Northrop Grumman is pleased to honor this year’s Supplier Excellence Award winners,” said Cynthia Hyland, vice president, Global Supply Chain. “This is a highly competitive award and we congratulate the 2015 winners.”
Of the suppliers recognized, more than 70 percent were small and socio-economic business partners.
Northrop Grumman Information Systems’ 2015 Supplier Excellence Awardees:

  • AASKI Technology, Inc.
  • Alabama Aerospace Division
  • All Pro Electrical Technology, Inc.
  • All Secure Technologies, LLC
  • APPA Technologies, Inc.
  • Aviation Classics, LTD
  • Boecore, Inc.
  • Dynamic Engineering Solutions, Inc.
  • General Dynamics C4 Systems, Inc.
  • IT Concepts
  • Knowledge Systems
  • L-3 Communications – Mission Integration Division
  • Learjet, Inc.
  • Leidos, Inc – Integrated Systems Group
  • Marzen Group, LLC
  • NICE Systems, Inc.
  • Outstanding Outcomes, Inc.
  • QTEC, Inc
  • Red Arch Solutions, Inc.
  • RS Microwave
  • SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.
  • Softrams, LLC
  • Sypris Electronics, LLC
  • TiVerity Consulting, Inc.



All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 

ULA successfully launches GPS IIF-12 satellite for U.S. Air Force

United Launch Alliance successfully launched its first mission of the year with an Atlas V rocket carrying the Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF-12 satellite for the U.S. Air Force. The rocket lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 Feb. 5 at 8:38 a.m., EST. GPS IIF-12 is the final satellite in the IIF-block of satellites, which...
 
 
boeing-GPS

Boeing, U.S. Air Force complete GPS IIF constellation

Boeing and the U.S. Air Force Feb. 5 completed the GPS IIF constellation with the launch of the 12th Boeing-built satellite. Following on-orbit tests, GPS IIF-12 will be formally declared operational in approximately one month,...
 
 
Lockheed Martin photograph

Thermal vacuum test validates Lockheed Martin’s GPS III satellite design

Lockheed Martin photograph The first GPS III satellite recently completed system-level Thermal Vacuum testing, validating Lockheed Martin’s design for the next generation of more powerful GPS satellites. Engineers at Lockheed...