Pole/Zero Awarded Over $66M Contract by the US Department of Defense


Sep 20th, 2018 | Tags: News Article, In The News -
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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pole/Zero, part of Microwave Products Group and Dover (NYSE: DOV), is being awarded a $66,673,285 fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. This contract provides for the procurement of antenna interface units and mounting trays, technical data, spares, and repair of repairables for the P-8A Poseidon Lots 9, 10, and 11 full-rate production aircraft in support of the Navy and the governments of the United Kingdom, Norway, New Zealand, and South Korea. Work will be performed in West Chester, Ohio and is expected to be completed by September 2022.

About Pole/Zero:
Pole/Zero analyzes, designs, builds and supports interference mitigation and spectral purification solutions for industrial and defense manufacturers and integrators of RF/microwave electronics. With its full line of digitally tunable bandpass filters, notch filters, and Integrated Cosite Equipment (ICE), Pole/Zero can effectively solve most interference issues. Through constant product, technology, and process development, Pole/Zero continues to expand its role as the leading supplier of unique, cost-effective solutions to solve difficult RF problems. 

About Microwave Products Group (MPG):
MPG is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems and is comprised of the businesses Dow-Key Microwave, K&L Microwave, Pole/Zero Corporation, and BSC Filters. Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial. 

About Dover:
Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of approximately $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through three operating segments: Engineered Systems, Fluids and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of 26,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what’s possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under “DOV.”