Peterson Machining Inc builds a component for Lockheed Martin’s multi-purpose hybrid antenna

Peterson Machining Inc., located in Boulder, Colorado contributed to the development of  the new Wide-Angle ESA Fed Reflector (WAEFR) hybrid  antenna for Lockheed Martin with their renowned precision machining. According to Chris Herring, Lockheed Martin Space VP of advanced programme development, the antenna will be used as part of broader research into military 5G technology that will ‘optimise and securely connect’ warfighting platforms.

Ronda and Todd Peterson were proud of the role that the Peterson Machining team played in the rapid deployment of this innovative technology. “We turned this project around quickly and with the gold standard precision and quality required by Lockheed Martin” shares Peterson Machining CEO, Ronda Peterson, “it was a privilege to be part of this innovative project.”

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About Peterson Machining, Inc.

Locally owned and operated in Boulder, Colorado, Peterson Machining is environmentally conscious in parts production and work environment. With joy for the trade, meticulous attention to detail and proven reliability we take pride in being woman-owned, ISO AS9100D Certified and a vital part of the US Manufacturing economy.

From Prototype to Production AS9100D Certified

Whether your company needs to create a new precision product or basic shop work, the Peterson Machining Inc, team works closely with clients from concept to launch to help create the right products to fit the mission. Our Certified services include: product development, multi-axis turning, multi-axis milling, five axis metrology, prototype, short run production, long run (10,000+) production.

Our people and machines create and build custom parts with laser precision and meticulous attention to detail. Custom machined parts range from research instruments, medical parts and even parts that have orbited the sun. Peterson Machining Inc. has been driven by a commitment to helping clients meet their goals since 1989.