L3 Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:LLL)
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– Acquisition Delivers New Sensor Technology That Expands Company’s
Undersea Market Presence –
L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today that it has acquired Adaptive
Methods, Inc. (“Adaptive Methods”). The acquisition was completed on
September 8, 2017, and the terms were not disclosed. The business will
be renamed L3 Adaptive Methods and will be integrated into L3’s Sensor
Systems business segment.
Based in Centreville, Virginia, Adaptive Methods is a systems
engineering company that delivers Undersea Warfare (USW) and
Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) capabilities for U.S. military customers.
It is also developing autonomy and sensor payload solutions for use by
Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUVs). Additionally, the company provides
tactical buoy systems for manned and unmanned platforms, as well as ASW
sonar processing systems and displays and command and control/theatre
“The addition of Adaptive Methods provides L3 with an innovative UUV
autonomy technology that will broaden our capabilities in the dynamic
and growing undersea market,” said Christopher E. Kubasik, L3’s
President and Chief Operating Officer. “By combining its solutions with
our L3 OceanServer and Open Water Power businesses, L3 will be uniquely
positioned to support the U.S. Navy’s evolving priorities. We continue
to execute on a disciplined acquisition strategy that strengthens our
businesses, adds cross-segment collaboration opportunities and creates
value for our customers.”
Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately
38,000 people worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of
communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland
security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in
aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.
The company reported 2016 sales of $10.5 billion.
To learn more about L3, please visit the company’s website at www.L3T.com.
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