Top 100 Federal Prime Contractors: 2008
98 : Southwest Research Institute Inc.
Top 100 Revenue: $134,626,386
Defense revenue: $26,718,579
Civilian revenue: $107,907,807
2007 revenue: $501 million
2007 earnings : $33.4 million
2006 revenue: $465 million
2006 earnings: $23 million
Number of employees: 3,100
Headquarters: San Antonio
Web address:
President/CEO: J. Dan Bates, president
Head of gov't business: Michael Ladika, senior corporate manager, Institute Business Development
Lines of business: Aerospace electronics and information technology, applied physics, automation and data systems, chemistry and chemical engineering, engine, emissions and vehicle research, fuels and lubricants research, geosciences and engineering, mechanical and materials engineering, signal exploitation and geolocation, space science and engineering and training, simulation and performance improvement
Sources: Sources: Washington Technology, Federal Sources Inc., Houlihan Lokey

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  • Dassian GOVCON Solution Brief

    In these times of financial constraint and an uncertain market, it is critical for government contractors to optimize performance at all levels. Read this White Paper to learn how the Dassian GOVCON SAP- based Enterprise Solution allows government contractors to deliver better results, experience significant cost savings, and provide more predictability and flexibility than ever before. Download Now

  • Government Contracting in Aerospace and Defense

    Managing any complex, large-scale program poses big challenges. But when the customer is the U.S. federal government, the challenges grow even greater. Complex government contracts introduce the need for additional oversight and regulatory compliance. An organization’s ability to manage these challenges successfully can impact program cash flow significantly and can even create – or limit – future business opportunities. Read this White Paper to learn how SAP software can help contractors drive operational excellence and achieve compliance. Download Now

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