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Curtiss-Wright to Buy PacStar for $400M Cash in Tactical Comms Market Push; David Adams Quoted

David Adams Chairman and CEO Curtiss-Wright

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has agreed to acquire tactical network technology supplier Pacific Star Communications in an approximately $400M cash transaction. David Adams, chairman and CEO of Curtiss-Wright, said the acquisition “represents the largest transaction” in the company’s recent history and seeks to establish its position as a network communications systems provider in the U.S. military sector.

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Curtiss-Wright Secures $220M in Contracts to Supply Navy Submarine, Carrier Ship Components; David Adams Quoted

David Adams Chairman and CEO Curtis-Wright

Curtiss-Wright has been awarded multiple contracts to provide propulsion valves, pumps and advanced instrumentation and control systems for the U.S. Navy’s Virginia-class nuclear powered attack submarine, Columbia-class submarine and Ford-class aircraft carrier programs, the company announced Tuesday.

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Curtiss-Wright Completes Tactical Communications Group Acquisition; David Adams Quoted

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has closed its $50M cash acquisition of Tactical Communications Group, a Tewksbury, Mass.-based maker of tactical data link software for military communications platforms. “This acquisition yields significant opportunities for growth by enhancing our existing flight test instrumentation offering with complementary tactical data link processing software, analytics and visualization …

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Defense Industry Vet David Adams Joins Endeavor Robotics as CFO

David Adams, a 20-year defense industry veteran and a certified public accountant, has joined Endeavor Robotics as chief financial officer at the Chelmsford, Mass.-based unmanned ground vehicle manufacturer. He will report directly to Endeavor CEO Sean Bielat and oversee the company’s financial activities that cover planning and analysis functions, the company said Wednesday. Adams …

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Curtiss-Wright to Purchase Teletronics for $233M; David Adams Comments

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has agreed to purchase Newtown, Pennsylvania-based commercial aerospace and defense systems provider Teletronics Technology Corporation for $233 million. Curtiss-Wright said Wednesday the acquired data acquisition and comprehensive flight test instrumentation systems manufacturer will commence operations within the former’s defense segment. “The acquisition of TTC will yield significant opportunities for growth …

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Curtiss-Wright Lands $80M in Contracts to Provide Ship Valves for Navy; David Adams Comments

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has secured approximately $80 million in contracts to provide various valves for the U.S. Navy‘s Virginia-class submarines and Ford-class aircraft carriers. The company said Wednesday it received the contracts from business units of Bechtel and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) as part of a ship construction support and spare parts procurement agreement. Curtiss-Wright …

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Joanne Karimi Joins Curtiss-Wright as HR VP; David Adams Comments

Joanne Karimi, formerly human resources chief at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, has joined Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) as vice president for human resources and will report directly to President and CEO David Adams. “She will play a critical role in leading our team towards achieving our strategic growth objectives, ” Adams said Monday. Karimi will succeed Paul Ferdenzi, who …

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Paul Ferdenzi Promoted to VP, Counsel at Curtiss-Wright ; David Adams Comments

Paul Ferdenzi, a 13-year veteran of Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) and an executive officer since 2011, has been promoted to vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at the Charlotte, N.C-based contractor. His promotion is effective immediately and he succeeds Michael Denton, who retired after holding those positions for 12 years, …

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