Each year, RE$EARCH Infosource Inc. publishes Canada’s Innovation Leaders (CIL), the premier national print and online publication promoting Canada’s leading research universities, corporations, hospitals and colleges that are enhancing Canada’s global competitiveness in the knowledge economy.
This year L3 WESCAM is excited to have earned a position on the list of Canada’s top 100 Corporate Research & Development Spenders for 2017.
Thanks to RE$EARCH Infosource Inc. for compiling their annual list of Canada’s Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders. It’s terrific to be included with some of the most innovative and best managed companies in Canada. We’re excited to contribute to the commitment Bombardier, Pratt & Whitney, CAE, and other aerospace companies have invested in Canadian R&D. Leveraging the tremendous engineering talent we have here in Canada to improve upon current products and develop our products of the future.
Our president Mike Greenley summarizes our approach & commitment:
“Canada as a nation encourages companies to invest in Canada, to conduct R&D in Canada, to perform advanced manufacturing in Canada and export to the world. L3 Technologies is proud to continue our 50 year history of L3 WESCAM innovation in Canada supported by a highly skilled team, competitive industrial environment, and government support for exports world wide.”
Here is the full list. We are ranked #81 having invested over $20M in R&D in 2016.
You can download a PDF copy of the full study from the RE$EARCH Infosource website here.
L-3 WESCAM designs and manufactures industry-leading multi-spectral and multi-sensor EO IR imaging and targeting sensor systems. Designed for ISR airborne, ground and sea-based missions, L-3 WESCAM’s sensor systems are used by military, homeland security and law enforcement agencies worldwide.
Author: Brendan Kenalty, Director of Marketing @L3WESCAM