DRS Infrared Technologies is a supplier of defense electronic systems to government and commercial customers worldwide.
UECS is the centralized materials management provider for DRS’ Thermal Weapon Systems (TWS), supporting the Dallas, TX headquarters and manufacturing in Dallas, TX and Irvine, CA. DRS started working with UECS in early 2005, rapidly increased its scope, and rolled out the implementation of the UECS model into other DRS divisions.
“UECS gives DRS the ability to control our material without the overhead. They provide sourcing, procurement, and management of our material across multiple products and manufacturing sites. Now, DRS has the ability to utilize available inventories for future builds and avoid incremental material costs. UECS has proven to be a competitive and trustworthy source as our complete materials solution.”