Sechan Electronics awarded $17M defense electronics contract
The Navy has awarded a $17.2 million contract to Lancaster County-based Sechan Electronics Inc. to produce targeting devices for naval mines, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.
Navy contract funds of nearly $3.1 million were obligated at the time of the award and the contract is expected to be complete by December 2018, according to the DOD.
Sechan is making target detection electronics for the MK 62 and MK 63 Quickstrike mines, which are deployed by aircraft as defenses against submarines and surface ships, according to the Navy.
Sechan manufactures a broad array of electronics for the defense sector including for communications, targeting, guidance and power systems.