Beckwood Services, Inc. receives contract to provide components for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System
Plaistow, NH - Beckwood Services, Inc. has been awarded a contract from Raytheon's Integrated Defense Systems to provide mission-critical components and subassemblies for Patriot Missile Fire Control Systems manufactured for the United Arab Emirates by Raytheon.
The combat-proven Patriot is the cornerstone of air and missile defense for twelve countries, including the U.S.
This contract is an example of the relationship Raytheon has with New Hampshire small business manufacturers who have demonstrated the world class engineering, manufacturing, quality and supply chain management capability that Raytheon requires.
Beckwood was established in 1991 to design and manufacture electronic controls for electro-mechanical equipment used by International Fortune 1000 companies in the machine-tool, semi-conductor, military and defense industries.
Beckwood gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the Office of Governor John Lynch, the Congressional delegation of the State of New Hampshire and SBANE, the Smaller Business Association of New England. Each provided support and recognition to Beckwood in the pursuit of this contract. As a result of this contract, Beckwood will increase its employment in Plaistow, NH by 15% over the next two years.