|Raytheon and Tobyhanna Army Depot Enter a Public-Private Partnership|
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Tobyhanna U.S. Army Depot have signed a pledge of commitment for a public-private partnership to support various electronic and radar systems.
Signed by Wayne Iurillo, vice president of the Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC Customized Engineering and Depot Support business unit, and Tobyhanna's commander, Colonel Charles Gibson, the pledge signifies the two organizations' agreement to work together on Department of Defense electronic and radar systems to meet new, emerging requirements.
"Partnering with Tobyhanna Army Depot to provide innovative engineering, mission support and depot expertise leverages our combined capabilities to offer unparalleled support to our Warfighters," Iurillo said.
Colonel Gibson stated, "We look forward to identifying future opportunities to work together - always with the goal of efficiently and effectively giving the Warfighters what they need to accomplish their mission."
Raytheon Company, with 2010 sales of $25 billion, specializes in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history spanning 89 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs 72,000 people worldwide.
SOURCE Raytheon Company