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Manufacturing for Defense and Space

Manufacturing for defense and space industries is a high-tech enterprise focused on the design, production and assembly of a broad array of products ranging from weapons, armor, armament systems and protective gear to military, naval and space vehicles, ships, aircraft and missiles. Research and development, technology, software and artificial intelligence are key drivers of innovation for creating smarter manufacturing processes.

Vermont is home to industry leaders General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems and UTC Aerospace Systems and a supplier base that offers manufacturing capabilities in the key areas of:

  • Armor, armored combat vehicles, armament systems, armor finishing, artillery and systems, biological identification, chemical analysis, deployable systems for command and control, inspection systems, intelligent munitions, missile launchers, naval and marine, precision machining, protective clothing, gear and equipment, maintenance and repair, and weapons and weapon systems.

An important market opportunity for Vermont, looking ahead, is the U.S. market for advanced protective gear and armor, which will reach $5.9 billion in 2019.


Defense and Space Exhibitors

Atlantic Fasteners

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Address 92 H.P. Almgren Drive Agawam MA 01001 Website: http://www.atlanticfasteners.com
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Try Atlantic Fasteners for commercial and aerospace fasteners, plus industrial and safety supplies. We’re an ISO 9001:2008 and AS9120 certified distributor that stocks 15,080 varieties of top-quality inch and metric fasteners in all materials. Made-to-print specials, too.

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems

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Address 326 IBM Road Building 862 Williston VT 05495 Website: http://www.gd-ots.com
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General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems empowers the U.S. military and its allies with an extensive range of overarching product segments applied across all levels of strategic and tactical operations.

GlobalFoundries

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Address 1000 River Street Essex Junction VT 05452 Website: http://www.globalfoundries.com
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES, the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint, is executing its Vision to reshape the semiconductor industry through collaboration and innovation.

GlobalFoundries & National Institute of Standards and Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership

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Address 1000 River Street Essex Junction VT 05452 Website: http://www.globalfoundries.com
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES, the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint, is executing its Vision to reshape the semiconductor industry through collaboration and innovation.

 

Liquid Measurement Systems (LMS)

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Address PO Box 2070, 141 Morse Drive Georgia VT 05468 Website: http://www.liquidmeasurement.com
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Liquid Measurement Systems LMS is an Aerospace company located in Georgia, Vermont. We provide fuel management and fuel gauging systems to Aerospace customers throughout the world.

New England Metal Finishing

Address 60 Ezra Silva Lane Windsor CT 06095 Website: http://www.nemfi.com
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Since 1988, New England Metal Finishing has provided superior finishing services for industries including automotive, aerospace, medical, and firearms. Our expert team keeps pace with changes and advances in the finishing industry so we can offer our clients the most effective and on-target finishing solution for every need.

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer clients a complete range of equipment, consumables, linings and molds necessary for each application; along with a detailed process recommendation; so they can produce the best end result possible.

OUR LOCATION

NEMFI also can complete finishing work for clients in our 33,000 square-foot production and service facility. This fully equipped workshop is in the heart of the Connecticut River Valley and is easily accessed from major highways and Bradley International Airport.

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS)

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Address 100 Panton Road Vergennes VT 05491 Website: http://utcaerospacesystems.com
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UTC Aerospace Systems, one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.

 


Defense and Space Primes, Integrators & Subcontractors (for exhibitors only)

Bell Helicopter

Work 3255 Bell Helicopter Boulevard Fort Worth Texas 76118 Website: http://www.bellhelicopter.com/
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Bell Helicopter, a wholly owned subsidiary of Textron Inc., is an industry-leading producer of commercial and military, manned and unmanned vertical-lift aircraft and the pioneer of the revolutionary tiltrotor aircraft. Globally recognized for world-class customer service, innovation and superior quality, Bell’s global workforce serves customers flying Bell aircraft in more than 120 countries.

Department of Homeland Security, US Citizenship and Immigration Services

Website: https://www.uscis.gov/
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USCIS secures America’s promise as a nation of immigrants by providing accurate and useful information to our customers, granting immigration and citizenship benefits, promoting an awareness and understanding of citizenship, and ensuring the integrity of our immigration system. USCIS is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. We are 19,000 government employees and contractors working at more than 200 offices across the world.

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems

Work 326 IBM Road Building 862 Williston VT 05495 Website: https://www.gd-ots.com/
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General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems empowers the U.S. military and its allies with an extensive range of overarching product segments applied across all levels of strategic and tactical operations.

General Services Administration (GSA)

Work 10 Causeway Street Suite 1087 Boston MA 02222 Website: http://www.gsa.gov
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The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), established by President Harry S. Truman in 1949, has been delivering the best value in real estate, acquisition and technology services, to the federal government and American people for more than 67 years. The agency’s core mission is to help federal agencies buy smarter, reduce their real estate footprint, provide efficient, cost saving technology and create a better, faster federal government.

GlobalFoundries

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Work 1000 River Street Essex Junction VT 05452 Website: http://www.globalfoundries.com
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES, the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint, is executing its Vision to reshape the semiconductor industry through collaboration and innovation.

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

Work Fort Worth Texas 76101 Website: https://www.lockheedmartin.com/us/aeronautics.html
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Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, home of the world renowned Skunk Works®, turns visionary aircraft into reality and is known for building the finest military aircraft in the world. This recognition is continually earned through our commitment to relentless research and development of high-performance aircraft, continuously seeking innovative, low-cost design and manufacturing strategies, and delivering operational readiness for our customers’ missions to ensure continued relevancy for the life cycle of our products.

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems

Work 225 Presidential Way Woburn MA 01801 Website: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/businesses/
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Integrated Defense Systems specializes in air and missile defense, large land- and sea-based radars and systems for managing command, control, communications, computers, cyber, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C5ISR). It also produces air traffic management systems, sonars, torpedoes and electronic systems for ships.

Capabilities include:

  • Missile Defense
  • Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR)
  • Electronic Warfare
  • Precision Weapons

Sikorsky, A Lockheed Martin Company

Work Stratford CT Website: http://www.lockheedmartin.com/us/what-we-do/aerospace-defense/sikorsky.html
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Sikorsky, A Lockheed Martin Company, based in Stratford, Connecticut, was established by Igor Sikorsky in 1925 and was among the first companies to manufacture helicopters for civilian and military use.

U.S. Army Tank Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM)

Work Warren MI 48397-5000 Website: https://www.tacom.army.mil/main/index.html
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U.S. Army Tank – Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM): As a major subordinate command of Army Materiel Command, TACOM manages the Army’s ground and support systems materiel enterprise and the Army’s related organic industrial capabilities. TACOM develops and delivers readiness for ground and support systems globally from its headquarters at Detroit Arsenal in Warren, Michigan and from the following locations: Anniston Army Depot (ANAD); Joint Systems Manufacturing Center-Lima (JSMC-Lima); Red River Army Depot (RRAD); Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing & Technology Center (RIA-JMTC); Sierra Army Depot (SIAD), and Watervliet Arsenal (WVA). The TACOM Integrated Logistics Support Center (ILSC) is also located at Detroit Arsenal.

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS)

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Work 100 Panton Road Vergennes VT 05491 Website: http://utcaerospacesystems.com
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UTC Aerospace Systems, one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.