Afton, TN, July, 10 2012 – Delfasco, LLC announced today that it has recertified its Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Certification. The HUBZone Empowerment Contracting program is part of the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) and Congress' efforts to promote economic development and employment growth in distressed areas by providing access to more federal contracting opportunities. The federal government aims to award 3% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to HUBZone-certified small businesses.
Afton, TN, January 25, 2012 – Delfasco, LLC announced today that the US Army Rock Island Contracting Center has awarded the company a $5.4MM contract for the ongoing supply of BSU-33 conical fin assemblies. BSU-33 is the fin assembly for the MK-82 aerial bomb. It is a new type of fin assembly for Delfasco, which has historically manufactured MK-84 fin assemblies for general purpose bombs. Delfasco will manufacture all BSU-33 fin assemblies ordered under the contract in the company's Afton, Tennessee plant.
Afton, TN, January 25, 2012 – Delfasco, LLC announced today that they have been awarded a $4.7MM contract by the U.S. Army for the ongoing supply of MK-84 Conical Fin Assemblies. MK-84 is a class of fin assembly designed for 2,000 lb. general purpose bombs. They can also be used for BLU-117 bombs. Delfasco will manufacture all MK-84 fin assemblies ordered under the contract in the company's Afton, Tennessee plant.