Top 100 Federal Prime Contractors: 2008
22 : DRS Technologies Inc.
Top 100 Revenue: $907,725,564
Defense revenue: $903,330,000
Civilian revenue: $4,395,564
2007 revenue: $2.8 billion
2007 earnings : $127.1 million
2006 revenue: $1.7 billion
2006 earnings: $81.5 million
Number of employees: 10,000
Headquarters: Parsippany, N.J.
Web address:
President/CEO: Mark S. Newman, chairman, president and CEO
Ticker: NYSE: DRS
Lines of business: Command, control, communications, computers and intelligence segment, reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition segment, sustainment systems segment and technical services segment
Major customers: Army, Marine Corps, Air Force, Navy, Coast Guard and Homeland Security Department.
Major contracts/projects: DRS Technologies is working with Boeing on the Secure Border Initiative focused on securing the southern and northern borders of the United States.
Previous Profile: 2007
Sources: Sources: Washington Technology, Federal Sources Inc., Houlihan Lokey

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