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.
"We are excited to offer the US Army with BSU-33 fin assemblies" said Jack Monoker, Senior VP of Business Development and Marketing for Delfasco. "These fin assemblies will enhance our capabilities and our product line and we look forward to offering them to our full client base."
The contract is a 1-year base contract with 4 option periods extending through a 4-year ordering period.
For over 30 years Delfasco has been a manufacturer of choice for the US Armed Forces, producing quality products in support of many branches of the US Department of Defense. Delfasco clients also include some of the largest defense contractors worldwide, including Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, SAIC, ATK, and Sargent Fletcher.
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