2008 Top 100

89: Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp.
Top 100 Revenue: $151,500,978
Defense Revenue: $80,447,248
Civilian Revenue: $71,053,729
2007 Revenue: $787.8 million
2007 Earnings: $64.6 million
2006 Revenue: N/A
2006 Earnings: N/A
Number of employees: 3,000
Headquarters: Boulder, Colo.
Website: www.ballaerospace.com

David L. Taylor, president and CEO

Dan Gibson, director, systems engineering solutions

Ticker: BLL
Lines of business: Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, space science and exploration, weather and environment, integrated battlespace, space superiority and technology components
Major customers: Air Force, NASA and Navy
Major contracts/projects: Ball Aerospace & Technologies is conducting laser effects research for the Air Force Research Laboratory under a $42 million IDIQ contract.