Flash Technology and Goldwings Supply Service Join Forces to Supply a $59.9M Solar Airfield Lighting Contract
Franklin, TN, April 28, 2022 – Flash Technology will work with Goldwings Supply Service, Inc. on a recently awarded $59.9 million contract. Together, the two companies will provide production and engineering support for the U.S. Marine Corps Expeditionary Air Field (EAF) Solar Airfield Lighting System (SALS).
“Flash Technology is excited to be partnering with Goldwings Supply Service, Inc. We will supply solar vertical take-off and landing, taxiway and supplementary airfield lighting suites in an expeditionary configuration, as part of the US Marines Sustainment Airfield Lighting System (SALS). These products will improve the effectiveness of US Marine expeditionary activities. The use of solar power technology minimizes the footprint and logistic burden of mission support,” said Pete Bruce, vice president of channel management for SPX Aids to Navigation.
Flash Technology’s military airfield lighting systems enhance airfield safety at hundreds of permanent and temporary bases. Solar lighting solutions offer ultimate portability and free your operations from the logistical challenges of electrical system installation.
The Expeditionary Airfield Lighting System (EALS) is a portable airfield lighting system designed for quick and easy deployment of portable solar airfield lights. Ideal for military, police and airport operators, the EALS system comes with an integrated solar charging system, keeping your lights charged and ready for use.
About Flash Technology
Flash Technology, LLC is based in Franklin, TN and is a subsidiary of SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPXC), a global multi-industry manufacturing leader. Flash Technology designs, manufactures, installs and services airfield ground lights, aviation obstruction lighting systems, tower lights and monitoring equipment. Founded in 1970, the global leader’s navigational aids products meet or exceed FAA, ICAO, AFAC and CAR 621 lighting standards and support a wide range of business industries including aviation, broadcast, telecommunications, utilities and wind energy. For more information, visit www.flashtechnology.com.
About Goldwings Supply Service, Inc.
Founded in 1987, Honolulu-based Goldwings Supply Service, Inc. provides innovative and resilient solutions for airfields, roadways, outdoor spaces and communities. Goldwings is Native Hawaiian 8(a), WOSB, EDWOSB, UDBE and HUBZone certified, with clients spanning the private, commercial, military and government sectors worldwide. Visit goldwings-supply.com.