Profile: Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW.N)
21 Feb 2017
Curtiss-Wright Corporation, incorporated on August 9, 1929, is a provider of engineered products and services to the commercial, defense, energy and industrial markets. The Company operates through three segments: Commercial/Industrial, Defense and Power. The Company's manufacturing facilities are located in the United States in New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, and internationally in Canada and the United Kingdom. The Company has approximately 180 facilities, including over four corporate and shared-services facilities. The Company supplies its products and services to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and aftermarket industrial customers, including the transportation, commercial trucking, off-road equipment, agriculture, construction, automotive, chemical and oil and gas industries. It also produces valves for the power and process industries.
The Company's Commercial/Industrial segment consists of businesses that provide a diversified offering of engineered products and services supporting applications primarily across the commercial aerospace and general industrial markets. The products offered include industrial vehicle products, such as electronic throttle control devices and transmission shifters; sensors, controls and electro-mechanical actuation components and utility systems used on commercial aircraft; surface technology services, such as shot peening, laser peening, coatings and advanced testing, and valves primarily to the industrial and naval defense markets. It provides industrial pressure relief management systems to the oil and gas, and petrochemical industries.
The Company's Defense segment consists of businesses that primarily provide products to the defense markets and to the commercial aerospace market. The products offered include commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) embedded computing board level modules, integrated subsystems, turret aiming and stabilization products, weapons handling systems, avionics and electronics, flight test equipment and aircraft data management solutions. Its products support government entities in aerospace defense, ground defense and naval defense industries. Additionally, it provides avionics and electronics, flight test equipment and aircraft data management solutions to the commercial aerospace market.
The Company's Power segment consists of businesses that primarily provide products to the power generation markets and to the naval defense market. The products offered include a range of hardware, pumps, valves, fastening systems, control rod drive mechanisms, pump seals, specialized containment doors, airlock hatches, spent fuel management products, and fluid sealing technologies for nuclear power plants and nuclear equipment manufacturers. Additional products within its Power segment include main coolant pumps, power-dense compact motors, generators and secondary propulsion systems, primarily to the United States Navy. It also includes the businesses serving the nuclear naval defense and build power generation markets.
13925 Ballantyne Corporate Pl St
CHARLOTTE NC 28277-2600