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David Adams: Curtiss-Wright Looks to Expand Nuclear Manufacturing and Test Operations Through New Acquisition

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has acquired nuclear utility equipment supplier Nuclear Power Services Inc. for approximately $8 million in cash. NPSI runs a facility in Canada that makes replacement products, aftermarket parts and testing services to reactor operators globally, Curtiss-Wright said Tuesday. “The acquisition of NPSI expands our nuclear manufacturing and …

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Stuart Thorn Joins Curtiss-Wright Board of Directors; Martin Benante, David Adams Comment

Stuart Thorn, president and CEO at electric cable manufacturer Southwire Company, has been elected to the board of directors at Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW). He started at Southwire in 2001 as president and chief operating officer before becoming CEO a year later, Curtiss-Wright said Wednesday. Martin Benante, Curtiss-Wright chairman, said Thorn will bring …

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David Adams: Curtiss-Wright Seeks to Grow Surface Tech Biz With CCRS Acquisition

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has moved to further build up its surface technologies business unit as the company acquired turbine engine repairs provider Component Coating and Repair Services Ltd for $25 million cash. Charlotte, N.C.-based Curtiss-Wright aims to grow its engineered coatings portfolio, including thermal spray and shot peening technologies, for …

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Curtiss-Wright Restructures Businesses, Maintains 2013 Guidance; David Adams Comments

Curtiss-Wright Corp. (NYSE: CW) has moved to restructure the company’s business segments in an effort to align strategies with market requirements. The new Curtiss-Wright segment structure will consist of commercial, industrial, defense and energy businesses starting on Jan. 1, 2014, Curtiss-Wright said Wednesday. “I am pleased to announce the new …

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Curtiss-Wright Buys C4ISR Tech Maker Parvus for $38M Cash; David Adams Comments

Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW) has purchased Eurotech subsidiary Parvus, a factor computers and communications subsystems manufacturer, for $38 million cash. Salt Lake City, Utah-based Parvus builds small-form factor rugged computing and networking subsystems used in C4ISR operations (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance), Curtiss-Wright said Tuesday. Parvus expects to generate $23 million …

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Northrop Selects Curtiss-Wright RF Systems for Navy Program; Tom Quinly Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has awarded Curtiss-Wright Controls an initial $1 million contract to supply a digital radio frequency system to the U.S. Navy. Future contracts for the Navy’s Integrated Topside program could be worth more than $50 million, Curtiss-Wright Controls said Tuesday. The company will also supply commercial-off-the-shelf single-board computers …

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Curtiss-Wright Wins $250M to Build Northrop Vehicle Computer; Martin Benante Comments

Defense technology maker Curtiss-Wright Corp. (NYSE:CW) has won a potential $250 million contract to build a mission computer and a network switch for a BAE Systems–Northrop Grumman team (NYSE: NOC) pursuing a U.S. Army ground vehicle program. The BAE-Northrop team is one of two teams holding a technology development contract …

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