DELEON SPRINGS, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2018--
Sparton Corporation (NYSE:SPA) announced that its DeLeon Springs,
FL Design and Development Group has been successfully appraised at
CMMI-Maturity Level 3 (Dev v1.3). The appraisal was performed by
AgileDigm of Ormond Beach, FL.
Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) is a capability improvement
framework that provides organizations with the essential elements of
effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. CMMI is
comprised of a collection of best practices designed to promote improved
performance and is considered a global standard for efficiency.
An appraisal at Maturity Level 3 indicates Sparton DLS is performing at
a level where processes are well characterized and understood, and are
described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods. Sparton’s set of
standard processes, which is the basis for Maturity Level 3, is
established and has improved over time.
Sparton DeLeon Springs, LLC, a leader in the design, development, and
manufacture of sonobuoy systems for the U.S. Navy, is at the forefront
of technologies that align with the Defense Department’s Undersea and
Ground Warfare Technology roadmaps. Sparton’s nearly 200,000 sq.
ft. DeLeon Springs facility is uniquely qualified to handle projects for
the Defense Department and prime contractors in the design and
manufacturing of engineered products.
“A CMMI appraisal is the global standard for design efficiency,”
said Jim Lackemacher, Group Vice President of the Engineered Components
and Products Segment. “This appraisal reflects our commitment to
continuous improvement in an environment where an increasing number of
government contracts require successful CMMI appraisals to participate.”
About Sparton Corporation:
Sparton Corporation (NYSE:SPA), now in its 119th year, is a provider of
complex and sophisticated electromechanical devices with capabilities
that include concept development, industrial design, design and
manufacturing engineering, production, distribution, field service and
refurbishment. The primary markets served are Medical &
Biotechnology, Military & Aerospace and Industrial & Commercial.
Headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois, Sparton currently has thirteen
manufacturing locations and engineering design centers
worldwide. Sparton’s web site may be accessed at www.sparton.com.
About The CMMI Institute
CMMI Institute is the global leader in the advancement of best practices
in people, process, and technology. CMMI Institute’s promise is to
inspire cultures of continuous improvement that elevate performance and
create sustainable competitive advantage. To learn more about how CMMI
can help your organization elevate performance, visit CMMIinstitute.com.
AgileDigm, Incorporated is a US-based, woman-owned, veteran-owned,
international training, appraisal, and consulting company that helps
organizations improve. AgileDigm focuses on helping organizations
implement value-added Agile Approaches to software development, systems
engineering, process improvement, and management. To learn more about
AgileDigm, visit AgileDigm.com.
Safe Harbor and Fair Disclosure Statement
Safe Harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995: To the extent any statements made in this release contain
information that is not historical, these statements are essentially
forward-looking and are subject to risks and uncertainties, including
the difficulty of predicting future results, the regulatory environment,
fluctuations in operating results and other risks detailed from time to
time in Sparton’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission
(SEC). The matters discussed in this press release may also involve
risks and uncertainties concerning Sparton’s services described in
Sparton’s filings with the SEC. In particular, see the risk factors
described in Sparton’s most recent Form 10K and Form 10Q. Sparton
assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking information
contained in this press release.
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