Kaman Corporation operates in the aerospace and industrial distribution markets. Segments The company conducts business in two segments, Distribution and Aerospace. Distribution segment The Distribution segment is a power transmission, motion control, electrical and automation, and fluid power industrial distributor with operations throughout the United States. The company provides products, including bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission, fluid power, motion control, automation, material handling components, electrical control and power distribution, and MRO supplies to a spectrum of industrial markets throughout the United States. Its locations consist of approximately 240 branches, distribution centers and call centers across the United States (including Puerto Rico). The company offers approximately 4 million items, as well as value-added services, to approximately 65,000 active customers representing a diversified cross section of North American industry. Aerospace segment The Aerospace segment produces and/or markets proprietary aircraft bearings and components; complex metallic and composite aerostructures for commercial, military and general aviation fixed and rotary wing aircraft; safe and arming solutions for missile and bomb systems for the U.S. and allied militaries; subcontract helicopter work; support for SH-2G Super Seasprite maritime helicopters and K-MAX manned and unmanned medium-to-heavy lift helicopters; and engineering design, analysis and certification services. The company’s principal customers include the U.S. military; Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation; The Boeing Company; Bell Helicopter; Airbus; Lockheed Martin; and Raytheon. The SH-2G aircraft is in service with the Egyptian Air Force and the New Zealand and Polish navies. Operations are conducted throughout the United States, as well as in facilities located in the United Kingdom, Germany and Mexico. Additionally, the company maintains an investment in a joint venture in India. Research and Development Government funded research expenditures were $1.6 million in 2014. Independent research and development expenditures (which are included in selling, general and administrative expenses) were $6.7 million in 2014. Patents and Trademarks Registered trademarks of the company include KAflex, KAron, and K-MAX. In all, the company maintains 18 the U.S. and foreign trademarks. History Kaman Corporation was founded in 1945. The company was incorporated in 1945.
kaman corp (KAMN:New York)
1332 Blue Hills Avenue
Bloomfield, CT 06002
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