Trust Automation, Inc.

Trust Automation Provides Vehicle Leveling Systems for Military Applications – Lockheed Martin’s TPS-77 is a Highly Mobile Radar System

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., April 20, 2016 — Trust Automation, Inc., known for custom military rated (MIL SPEC) actuators, actuation systems, motors, and controllers, will provide automatic vehicle leveling systems to Lockheed Martin in support of the mobile, long-range radars being built for the Republic of Latvia.

Trust Automation has custom designed and is manufacturing specific motion control and vehicle automation systems that will integrate with Lockheed Martin’s TPS-77 Long-Range Radar System for use in air surveillance and to complement radar assets already in place. The TPS-77 strengthens defense capabilities of the National Armed Forces in Latvia and offers the ability to be highly mobile with rapid deployment.

“Trust Automation continues to design and manufacture advanced leveling and motion control systems for military applications,” said Craig Von Ilten, VP Business Development for Trust Automation. “We’ve combined our vehicle automation expertise with Lockheed Martin’s ongoing success in radar systems to provide an economical, durable and reliable product.”

Trust Automation offers fully engineered system solutions and United States based manufacturing for custom motor and motion control requirements to meet the specialized needs of our armed forces and allies. Recent contracts include the AN/TPQ-53 for Lockheed Martin and the Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) for the U.S. Army.

About Trust Automation

Trust Automation operates on a foundation of exceeding its customers’ expectations in automation systems, developing standard and custom motion and motor control solutions for the defense, semiconductor, industrial automation, green tech, and medical industries. Trust Automation is an ISO 9001:2008 certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB). Trust Automation has ongoing success with DARPA, IARPA, and DoD contracts. Trust Automation has over 25 years of experience in; custom motors, controllers, motor drives and machine systems which meet the unique needs of its customers. Its product line includes; linear and digital drives, high performance servo motors, standalone motion controllers, custom assemblies and products, engineering services, and custom battery management systems to fit unique applications and ground-up system design and manufacturing solutions. For more information please visit www.trustautomation.com or call 805-544-0761.

SOURCE: Trust Automation, Inc.

Media:  Robin Mitchell Hee, Marketing Manager, Trust Automation, Inc. +1.805.801.8155, robin.mitchellhee@trustautomation.com

Melissa Chadwick, Media Relations, Lockheed Martin, +1.202.740.5997, melissa.a.chadwick@lmco.com

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