Lockheed Martin acquires RLM Systems Ltd., expands capabilities in Australia

BETHESDA, Md., 17 April 2007. Lockheed Martin Corporation has acquired the defense and intelligence business of RLM Systems Pty Ltd., an Australia-based provider of systems engineering, software development, integration, and program management services and products.

BETHESDA, Md., 17 April 2007. Lockheed Martin Corporation has acquired the defense and intelligence business of RLM Systems Pty Ltd., an Australia-based provider of systems engineering, software development, integration, and program management services and products.

Lockheed Martin acquired the RLM Systems business from RLM Holdings, its joint venture with the Tenix Group, a privately held Australian company.

RLM Systems has more than one hundred employees and contractors supporting defense and intelligence programs with systems and software development and integration services. The company develops and supports complex systems and software solutions to meet the demanding requirements of the defense and intelligence communities in Australia. The new entity will do business as Lockheed Martin Australia Information Systems & Global Services (IS&GS), a division of Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Limited.

"The acquisition of RLM Systems expands Lockheed Martin's commitment to the Australian defense and intelligence communities, allowing us to provide broader capabilities in country for our government and industry partners," said Paul Johnson, Managing Director of Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Limited.

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