Overall Winner & Best Supplier Relationship Management: Selex ES & REO

13 October 2014

In 2009 Selex was awarded 
a deal with a major US government contractor to develop a prototype for a laser programme for the US armed forces. It needed suppliers with a strong focus on quality and awarded the contract for high-precision optical assemblies to Research Electro-Optics (REO), based in Colorado, US. The company delivered the prototypes and, in 2012, Selex was awarded further work to produce more than 200 lasers, starting at two per month and rising to 22, over an “aggressive timescale”.

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