Dielectric Awarded Contract for Naval Propulsion System

Menomonee Falls, Wis – October 2017: Dielectric Corporation and Centerline Machine (a division of Dielectric Corp.) have been chosen by Leonardo DRS as a strategic supplier of critical components for its Propulsion System Integration and Power Distribution products.

“We are very proud to have earned the right to be a strategic supplier to Leonardo DRS,” said Mike Esser, president and CEO of Dielectric Corp. “Our team of professionals have worked very closely with DRS staff to ensure that all the plastic and metal components we manufacturer in both our Dielectric and Centerline Machine facilities meet the print and demanding requirements of mission-critical reliability.”

Dielectric and Centerline Machine provide components to support DRS’ comprehensive approach to propulsion system integration encompasses design, assembly, test, installation and support. DRS propulsion systems can be found on a variety of ship classes ranging in complexity from nuclear submarines to surface combatant support ships.

Power Distribution DRS provides equipment and systems across the full spectrum of shipboard power distribution need including medium and low voltage switchboards and load centers, hardened circuit breakers, and integrated power management systems.