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Northrop Grumman gets 3 awards for industrial security excellence

30 June 2014

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) said the US Department of Defense´s Defense Security Service has presented its 2014 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Awards to Northrop facilities in Middletown, Rhode Island; McClellan Park, California; and Charlottesville.

The three Northrop Grumman honorees are among 40 facilities selected to receive the Cogswell Award from a field of 13,300 defense contractors eligible for recognition.

Northrop Grumman´s McClelland Park site, located northeast of Sacramento, California, develops strategic signal processing systems, performs related studies and analyses, and supplies tactical reconnaissance and direction-finding systems to the US military and foreign governments.

At its Middletown facility, Northrop Grumman develops, operates and maintains maritime training systems, including high-fidelity, PC-based simulation systems and combat system team trainers for US Navy submarines and surface warfare.

The Charlottesville facility provides navigation and data distribution solutions for the commercial and defense maritime industry, including radars, gyrocompass systems, steering systems as well as integrated bridge and control systems.

The awards were presented at the 50th annual National Classification Management Society training seminar June 17 at the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, Maryland.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Visit for more information.


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