14 January 2014
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) said its Archbald, Pa., facility was selected as one of IndustryWeek magazine´s “Best Plants” for 2013.
Each year, IndustryWeek´s Best Plants program recognizes facilities on the leading edge of manufacturing and operational excellence, with ongoing efforts to increase competitiveness, enhance customer satisfaction, and create stimulating and rewarding work environments.
The approximately 420 employees at Missiles and Fire Control´s Archbald facility design and manufacture precision-guided weapon systems and nuclear systems for military and civil customers.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 116,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products, and services. The company´s website is at http://www.lockheedmartin.com