Aerospace and Defense
Company Overview of DRS Technologies, Inc.
DRS Technologies, Inc. provides integrated products, services, and support to military forces, intelligence agencies, and prime contractors worldwide. The company offers naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing systems, global satellite communications and network infrastructure systems, aviation support and avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. It also provides training development and implementation, computer-aided design, depot repair, obsolescence management, gas turbine compressor blade pinning repair, global enterprise solutions, naval sustainment engineering, navy controls, product life cycle support, provisioning for product ...
2345 Crystal Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
Founded in 1968
Key Executives for DRS Technologies, Inc.
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Finmeccanica North America
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
President of Sensors & Nuclear Controls
President of Sustainment Systems Segment
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.
DRS Technologies, Inc. Key Developments
DRS Technologies, Inc. Receives Up to $400 Million U.S. Army Contract
Aug 23 16
DRS Technologies, Inc. announced that the U.S. Army has awarded it a competitively-bid indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract worth up to $400 million to build the new Joint Assault Bridge system. The JAB system is a track-wheeled vehicle built on a modified M1 Abrams platform. It is designed to carry, deploy and recover a heavy ‘scissor’ bridge that provides gap-crossing capability for combat vehicles to cross wet or dry chasms. The system is an important tool for U.S. military ground forces, giving combat vehicles the ability to freely navigate the battlefield.
Leonardo On Acquisition Trail; Mulls Asset Swap
Jun 21 16
Leonardo - Finmeccanica S.p.a. (BIT:LDO) intends to make acquisitions. Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mauro Moretti said: “We are ready to buy or exchange businesses. We want to grow in our core areas, particularly in helicopters and defence electronics.” He indaicted that Leonardo could even be willing to swap part of its 25% stake in MBDA Holdings SAS. He is also eyeing control of ATR (GIE Avions de Transport Régional). DRS Technologies, Inc. put up for sale by Leonardo last year and then withdrawn after a stronger than expected turnaround, could also be a swap candidate, although the company intends to retain control, he stated.
DRS Technologies and Roboteam Sign Strategic Partnership for U.S. Army E.O.D. Robotics Opportunity
May 30 16
DRS Technologies has signed a strategic teaming agreement with Roboteam to develop a solution for the U.S. Army's emerging Common Robotic System - Individual (CRS-I) program. This alliance combines Roboteam's technologies and expertise in Military robotics with DRS's market presence, customer awareness, platform systems engineering, and production capabilities. The CRS-I will provide the dismounted warfighter with the capability to conduct lower-level reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition; to remotely perform chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear detection; to remotely clear danger areas and conduct explosive obstacle counter measure operations; and conduct explosive ordnance disposal operations from a standoff distance.
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