Additive Manufacturing – The Calm Before The Storm?
Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a disruptive manufacturing technology, but with all of its hype it can be difficult to ascertain what is really important. The following AM technology review by Fairmont Consulting Group goes in depth on this technology and discusses the most critical information for potential investors and traditional suppliers.
2016’s Most Interesting Transactions In Aerospace, Defense, & Government Services
During 2016 Fairmont supported clients across a wide range of transactions, including many discussed in this report. That exposure gives us a perspective on M&A in aerospace, defense, and government services which we hope you will find interesting and useful as you contemplate the year ahead.
A Quantitative Historical Comparison
In our latest white paper, Fairmont quantitatively analyzes US air strikes conducted in campaigns in the Middle East since the first Gulf War. The “shock and awe” tactics of the early 1990s have given way to far fewer daily air sorties and weapons delivered in more recent conflicts. Fairmont examines today’s military operations in the Middle East, the quantitative differences between Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan, the historical context of these air campaigns, and how various optempo scenarios will impact DoD funding and resource requirements.
Gaps Between Commitments And Caps
In our latest white paper, Fairmont quantitatively the fy17 DOD President’s budget request. In the week leading up to the release of the President’s budget request, secretary of defense ash carter provided details about what would be included in the FY2017 budget.