June – Mercury announced that its Mercury Commercial Electronics facility in West Caldwell, NJ, received a Superior security rating in a recent vulnerability assessment conducted by the Defense Security Service (DSS). This Superior rating, the highest level awarded to cleared defense contractors by DSS, represents a two-level improvement from the facility's previous rating, and follows on the heels of Superior ratings already received at Mercury's headquarters facility in Chelmsford, Massachusetts and its Mercury Commercial Electronics facility in Salem, New Hampshire.
May – Mercury announced the appointment of Anthony Sweeney as General Manager of the RF and Microwave Components Group, part of Mercury's Commercial Electronics business unit. Mr. Sweeney will provide overall business direction as well as lead day-to-day operations of the group, which is located in Hudson, NH, Ewing, NJ and Manteca, CA.
May – Mercury announced the opening of its Mercury Intelligence Systems subsidiary's new development center. This facility adds significant capabilities to Mercury Intelligence Systems' already impressive credentials in solving the Big Data challenges of its Intelligence Community customers.
May – Mercury confirmed it had received $6.9 million in follow-on orders from Lockheed Martin for high performance signal processing subsystems as part of the U.S. Navy's Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense upgrade program. The orders were booked in the Company's fiscal 2013 third quarter and were shipped within its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter.April – Mercury announced the appointment of Dr. Justin Christian as Director of Technology and Innovation for its Mercury Intelligence Systems subsidiary. Dr. Christian will focus on cultivating collaborative relationships with Intelligence Community members while exploring emerging technologies in Big Data analytics. Conference Call Information Mercury will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. EDT to discuss the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013 results and review its financial and business outlook going forward.