Beaver Aerospace & Defense Receives Boeing Performance Excellence Award: Livonia-based Beaver Aerospace & Defense, a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries and global leader in the design and manufacture of custom and broad-range actuation technologies, today announced that it has received a 2012 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Co. issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Beaver maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from Oct. 1, 2011, to Sept. 30, 2012. This year, Boeing recognized 594 suppliers who achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Beaver Aerospace & Defense is one of only 441 suppliers to receive the Silver level of recognition. Beaver supplies ball splines to Boeing for the CH-47 Chinook helicopter, as well as a camera deployment actuator for the P-8 military aircraft. Beaver’s award-winning electromechanical actuators, ball screws, ball splines and gears can fit virtually any application, and are known throughout the industry for their reliable quality, precision and performance. For more information on Beaver Aerospace & Defense, visit www.beaver-online.com. Beaver Aerospace & Defense is a global leader in the design and manufacture of custom and broad-range actuation products for the aerospace and defense industries. Our award-winning electromechanical actuators, ball screws, ball splines and gears can fit virtually any application, and are known throughout the industry for their reliable quality, precision and performance. Best of all, Beaver is the industry leader in customer satisfaction, with a 99-plus-percent track record for on-time delivery. As a certified FAA Repair Station, Beaver also offers expert repair, overhaul and testing services for all electromechanical actuators and ball screws. Established in 1967, Phillips Service Industries Inc. is a privately held, service-disabled, veteran-owned small business that oversees a diverse collection of subsidiaries. It serves a wide range of high-tech industries like aerospace, defense, automotive, alternative energy, healthcare, security and semiconductor.