Norristown, Pa. April 2011 – LCR Electronics*, a leading manufacturer of EMI filters, backplanes and rugged system enclosures for military, telecom and commercial applications, was recognized for its quality and performance by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) at an award ceremony held at the Wyndham Hotel in Andover, Mass. on April 13, 2011.
LCR was one of only 14 companies to be presented with the coveted Five Star Supplier Excellence Award. This is the highest honor that can be achieved by a Raytheon IDS supplier. Suppliers must achieve 100% on-time delivery; provide product with a 100% quality record and implement a continuous process and performance improvement program.
“LCR is honored to be a recipient of this prestigious award,” said Nissen Isakov, president of LCR Electronics.* “At LCR we continually strive for excellence – excellence in performance, in the quality of our products and in the service we provide to our customers.”
Isakov continued, “This award is a testament to our company’s hard work and dedication, and our products will provide an unprecedented level of technological capability for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. Ultimately, these products will help protect the brave men and women of our United States Military.”
LCR’s role in the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System dates back over the last five years. LCR’s backplanes and enclosure systems are used in the Raytheon Patriot Radar and Fire Control System. LCR is currently under a five year Long Term Agreement (LTA) that includes in excess of 20 different backplane and enclosure system assemblies.
* LCR Electronics’ chassis, backplane, and system business units now operate as LCR Embedded Systems, Inc.