Strength through partnership
During the last 15 years, Lockheed Martin UK has become is a major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence. It looks to maximise UK industrial involvement in delivering its programmes, as well as in research and development activities.
The formation of strategic partnerships and joint ventures with world-class British companies which have specialist domain knowledge, skills and expertise, enables Lockheed Martin to offer its customers innovative solutions to complex technological challenges, at reduced cost.
Mutually beneficial partnerships with its supply chain are a cornerstone in the delivery of the company’s strategy in the UK.
Doing business in this way adds fuel to the engine of the UK’s national economy. Lockheed Martin spends £1 billion a year with its UK suppliers, both large and small, sustaining some 10,000 direct and indirect jobs nationwide.