FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 31, 2012
Burtek Enterprises Inc. Receives Raytheon Supplier Excellence Award
CHESTERFIELD, MI – 31 May 2012 – Burtek Enterprises Inc., a full service design, engineering, manufacturing and systems integration company, was awarded the prestigious Four Star Supplier Excellence Award by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems. Raytheon distinguishes its suppliers based on three important factors: on-time delivery, sustained performance on quality and the commitment to operational excellence through the utilization of Lean/6-Sigma practices. This is the third consecutive year Burtek has been recognized by Raytheon, placing Burtek in the top 1% and the only cross-commodity integrator to be recognized three consecutive years.
Burtek has been a proud supply chain partner with Raytheon, by engineering and delivering vital systems to our war fighters since 2003. Burtek’s role in the AN/TPY-2 program developed when Raytheon needed a partner to fabricate, assemble and integrate the Cooling Equipment Unit (CEU) for the radar system, it looked for a supplier with talent, skills and expertise they could rely on. Raytheon chose Burtek, a partner capable of world-class engineering, manufacturing and quality.
“Our highly integrated CEU provides an unprecedented level of technological capabilities for this radar system and we are proud to receive this recognition for the third consecutive year,” said Burtek’s CEO Jeff Daniel. “CEUs play a pivotal role in the AN/TPY-2 system and our national security as well as help to protect the brave, uniformed men and women of the United States.”
About Burtek Enterprises Inc.
Based in Chesterfield, Michigan, Burtek is a leading North American designer, manufacturer, tester and integrator of systems for mobile military ground vehicles and other systems. Burtek is dedicated to providing its customers with affordable and innovative value-add solutions by leveraging its creative workforce, intellectual property and over 25 years of DoD experience. Burtek focuses on its customer needs driving scalability and responsiveness with a culture of operational excellence that differentiates it as a business partner.