HUNTSVILLE, AL - November 16, 2012 - Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. today announced that the company has achieved Capability Maturity Model® Integration for Development (CMMI®-DEV) at Maturity Level 3 version 1.3 from Carnegie Mellon's Software Engineering Institute (SEI) for its Mission Systems Group.
CMMI is a collection of best practices that helps organizations to improve their processes and ensure repeatability. CMMI-DEV specifically provides a comprehensive integrated set of guidelines for developing quality products and services.
Our defined processes at Maturity Level 3 ensure Teledyne Brown Engineering and our customers that the processes within this business group are consistent, detailed, processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in the organization's standards, procedures, tools, and methods. As a result, the processes performed across the organizational unit are consistent, described in detail, and managed more proactively.
"We are very proud to have attained this significant milestone," said Rex D. Geveden, President, Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. "Since our products are used in challenging applications with little tolerance for failure, our business approach dictates the use of standards and processes, such as CMMI, that ensure the highest levels of quality and repeatability."
The Lead Appraiser was Norman Hammock of A1 Independent Consulting. The appraisal ended September 14, 2012. Teledyne Brown is one of only 165 companies in the U.S. that has achieved CMMI-DEV Maturity Level 3.
About Teledyne Brown Engineering
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is a full-spectrum engineering and advanced manufacturing company with operations in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company provides engineering services, engineered systems and manufactured products to the space, defense and energy markets. Teledyne Brown provides full lifecycle development from concept definition to production and operations. The company has a rich heritage in developing complex systems for space, missile defense, energy and other challenging markets. Find out more about Teledyne Brown Engineering at https://www.tbe.com
About Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
Teledyne Technologies is a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation, digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems. Teledyne Technologies' operations are primarily located in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico. For more information, visit Teledyne Technologies' website at www.teledyne.com