AMETEK SCP Receives SC21 Bronze Award

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Paula Christina (401) 596-6658

WESTERLY, RI — AMETEK SCP, a world leader in underwater cable and connector solutions for military and commercial applications, was among a group of UK aerospace and defense suppliers to be recognized as part of the SC21 awards program with a 2014 Bronze Award from the ADS Group for supplier excellence.

“AMETEK SCP is extremely proud to receive a 2014 Bronze Award in recognition of our commitment to manufacturing excellence, on-time delivery and lean manufacturing. The award reflects the continuing success of our 14-year relationship with BAE Systems,” comments Neil Hamblett, Deputy General Manager of International Programs for AMETEK SCP.

Organized by ADS, a London-based aerospace trade organization, the SC21 program involves businesses at all levels of the aerospace and defense supply chain that are committed to improving the supply chain and at increasing the competitiveness of the UK aerospace and defense industry.

Since its launch in 2006, the program has involved approximately 650 businesses of which more than 300 have been presented awards for their efforts.

To be recognized, a business needs to demonstrate world-class performance in the areas of manufacturing excellence, on-time delivery and continuous sustainable improvement.
AMETEK SCP is a leader in custom electrical and optical connectors, cable assemblies and hull penetrators that are widely found on the US and UK submarine fleets as well as many of the world’s navies. AMETEK SCP also provides electrical interconnect solutions for a wide range of extreme environments, including undersea, oil field, nuclear and aerospace that draw upon its extensive knowledge of submarine systems and expertise in electrical connector and data transmission technologies.

AMETEK SCP is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annualized sales of $4.2 billion. For additional information, contact AMETEK SCP, 52 Airport Road, Westerly, RI, 02891. Telephone: 401-596-6658. Fax: 401-596-8597. Web site:

AMETEK SCP is a leading submarine and underwater cable provider.

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