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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

A.T.L.A.S. Aéronautik

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Address 420 Rue Edouard Granby Québec J2G 3Z3 Canada Website:

Located close to the Greater Montreal area, ATLAS Aeronautik specializes in the manufacturing of complex components for mechanical & actuator systems, power transmission components, gears and splines, engine parts & engine hardware.


Ellison Surface Technologies

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Address 106 Innovation Drive North Clarendon VT 05759 Website:

Technical leader in surface treatment, special processes and machining services for aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. Currently operate 6 facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems

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Address 326 IBM Road Building 862 Williston VT 05495 Website:

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.


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Address 1000 River Street Essex Junction VT 05452 Website:

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:

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.


Granby Industriel

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Address 1300 Boulevard Industriel Granby Québec J2H 2K4 Canada Website:

To ensure and promote the economic and industrial development of Granby and region, especially its aeronautics pole of excellence. Promoting the region nationally and internationally. Guiding and supporting companies with their growth, needs, challenges and projects.

Liquid Measurement Systems (LMS)

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Address PO Box 2070, 141 Morse Drive Georgia VT 05468 Website:

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.

Mecanica Solutions Inc.

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Address 65 High Ridge Road #331 Stamford CT 06905 United States Website:

Mecanica Solutions is a certified Value-Add Reseller of Dassault software solutions including sales, support and training for CATIA, ENOVIA, DELMIA and SIMULIA (Abaqus) software. Our services include: engineering, 3D design and finite element analysis using CATIA V5 and V6. We specialize in design and analysis of business aircraft interiors. Consulting and training services in CATIA V5/V6 and training and deployment of ENOVIA V6 PLM (Product Lifecycle Management). Personnel placement services, specializing in CATIA and ENOVIA for both short- and long-term mandates.


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Address 3722 Boulevard Industriel Sherbrooke Québec J1L 1N6 Website:

Merkur is a consulting engineering firm which assists industrial companies in their development and growth. We deploy our know-how in three engineering areas: systems engineering, industrialization projects, operational excellence and smart factory projects.

NDI Shelburne

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Address 120 Graham Way Shelburne VT 05482 Website:

NDI is experiencing significant growth, due in part to R&D initiatives to create integrated wireless wearable solutions for the medical and commercial virtual/augmented reality markets. We’re proud of our talented, hardworking and diverse team, whose ingenuity is driving exciting new innovations. NDI is based in Ontario, Canada, with offices in the United States, Germany, and Hong Kong. Ascension Technology Corp. (now NDI Shelburne) is located in Shelburne, VT, and became an affiliate of Northern Digital Inc. (NDI) in 2012.

Perry Technology

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Address P.O. Box 21 New Hartford CT 06057 Website:

Since 1938 Perry Technology has provided precision manufacturing of gears, splines and related components. Our products are used around the world in Aerospace, Defense and a wide range of commercial applications. Our 150,000 sq. ft. facility provides state of the art equipment including CNC machining, Multi axis CNC grinding and 7 CMM’s from Zeiss.

Revision Military

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Address 7 Corporate Drive Essex Junction VT 05452 Website:

Revision develops and delivers purpose-built protective equipment for military use worldwide. The company, which began with eyewear, has expanded to face and head protection and continues to develop their capabilities for integrated, performance-enhancing soldier systems. To that end, Revision brings the most advanced expertise, state-of-the-art facilities and finest technical minds. Clients include the U.S. Department of Defense, the Canadian Department of National Defence, the Netherlands Defence Materiel Organization, the German Federal Defence Force and the UK Ministry of Defence. Privately owned and ISO 9001:2008 certified, Revision’s operational headquarters is located in Essex Junction, Vermont, USA, with additional offices in the Luxembourg and Canada.

Rock of Ages Precision Granite Products Division

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Address 560 Graniteville Road Graniteville VT 05641 Website:

Rock of Ages has been producing precision granite products of the highest quality since 1965.

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS)

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Address 100 Panton Road Vergennes VT 05491 Website:

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.

Vermont Air National Guard

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Address 105 NCO Drive South Burlington VT 05403 Website:

The Vermont Air National Guard is ready to Fly, Fight and Win to defend the principles of the Constitution of the United States and protect the citizens of Vermont. VTANG provides men and women with opportunities to jump start their careers and experience a once in a lifetime challenge.

Vermont Manufacturing Services, Inc.

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Address 123 Park Street Rutland VT 05701 Website:

Vermont Manufacturing Services has over 30 years of experience in providing sub-contracting services to the New England area. Our facility specializes in assembly, collation, product packaging, sub assemblies, fulfillment, quality control and much more. We provide our clients with onsite services such as commercial building maintenance, transportation services, janitorial services, and much more. VMS has a proud history of providing customized manufacturing solutions for hundreds of businesses. We pride ourselves on competitive pricing, short lead times, great quality, and for providing solutions to all your fulfillment needs.

Vermont Space Grant Consortium

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Address Farrell Hall, Room 120, 210 Colchester Avenue Burlington VT 05405 Website:

VTSGC key goals: build aerospace-related research infrastructure within Vermont; promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education among Vermont students; and train/encourage students to pursue careers in aerospace-related areas.


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

Airbus Americas

Work 2550 Wasser Terrace S. 9100 Herndon VA 20171 Website:

Airbus’ presence in North and Latin America is continually growing, with more than 60 customers across the region employing a full range of Airbus aircraft. Major carriers, low-cost operators, cargo airlines and leasing companies across the Americas have selected Airbus’ market-leading jetliners for their fleets.

The U.S.-based Airbus Americas has an expanding presence in an important aviation and aerospace marketplace. This includes the company’s first American production site: the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama, which commenced deliveries of A320 Family jetliners in 2016. Other Airbus locations in the U.S. are: the headquarters of Airbus Americas in Herndon, Virginia; engineering centres in Mobile, Alabama and Wichita, Kansas; an aircraft spares centre in Ashburn, Virginia; a training centre in Miami, Florida; and a regulatory and government liaison office in Washington, D.C.

Bell Helicopter

Work 3255 Bell Helicopter Boulevard Fort Worth Texas 76118 Website:

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.


Photo of GlobalFoundries
Work 1000 River Street Essex Junction VT 05452 Website:

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.

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems

Work 225 Presidential Way Woburn MA 01801 Website:

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:

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.