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Ashburn, VA, United States, 2016/09/06 - Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions earns Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems’ top supplier quality award for third straight year - Raytheon.com / CurtissWrightDS.com. NYSE: CW
Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today announced that, for three consecutive years, it was recognized by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) for outstanding supplier quality performance. Raytheon IDS awarded two Defense Solutions facilities with its 5-Star Supplier Excellence Award for their performance during the 2015 calendar year, the highest level of recognition an IDS business supplier can achieve for excellence in quality and performance.
Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business instituted the annual Supplier Excellence Awards program to recognize suppliers who have provided outstanding service and partnership in exceeding customer requirements. Award candidates are judged on certain criteria, including overall quality, on-time delivery and demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement. A 5-Star recognition is the highest level of recognition a Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems business supplier can achieve for excellence in quality and performance, and Curtiss-Wright was one of 24 companies selected.
“Curtiss-Wright is extremely proud to be recognized by Raytheon, one of our most respected strategic industry partners, with this prestigious award, and we sincerely thank them for this honor,” said Lynn Bamford, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Defense Solutions division. “To meet Raytheon IDS’ high standards for supplier excellence is an outstanding achievement in any year, and for us to have accomplished this level of recognition for three straight years, and at multiple facilities this year, truly spotlights the tremendous focus our Quality and Operations teams place on customer satisfaction. It also clearly demonstrates our commitment to delivering 100% quality assurance, 100% on-time delivery, and best-in-class continuous improvement practices.”
The Curtiss-Wright Defense Solution (curtisswrightds.com) facilities recognized are the Dayton, Ohio facility, which manufactures Curtiss-Wright’s commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) Data Solutions products, and the Kanata, Ontario, Canada facility, which manufactures COTS modules, including single board computers, networking and graphics cards.
About Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Curtiss-Wright Corporation (curtisswright.com) is a global innovative company that delivers highly engineered, critical function products and services to the commercial, industrial, defense and energy markets. Building on the heritage of Glenn Curtiss and the Wright brothers, Curtiss-Wright has a long tradition of providing reliable solutions through trusted customer relationships. The company employs approximately 8,400 people worldwide.
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