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Defense Overview
Providing more than 160 years of service to the U.S. Navy
Pumps, Valves & Actuators
Manufacturing and refurbishment of pumps and valves for government maritime service
Control Systems
State-of-the-art components, systems and software
Critical function electro-mechanical products
Advanced Products & Systems
Providing innovative electro-mechanical concepts and products
Sealing Technologies
Nuclear and non-nuclear pressure seal containment solutions
Engineering & Manufacturing
Diverse engineering and development services with specialized consulting
Software & Development
Asset management software development and implementation
Pumps, Valves & Actuators
Manufacturing and refurbishment of pumps and valves for government maritime service

Electro-Mechanical Division (EMD)

Manufacturing and refurbishment of pumps and valve for  government maritime serviceElectro-Mechanical Division (EMD) is a leader in the supply of critical function, electro-mechanical products. Innovative systemand product solutions are based in the rich legacy of over 100 years of Westinghouse technology. More than 50 years ago, EMD built critical function pumps for the first nuclear powered submarine, the USS Nautilus.

Today, EMD continues to develop, design and supply advanced electro-mechanical solutions for the US Navy, including the Navy's most advanced motors, generators and secondary propulsors.

EMD designs and manufactures advanced critical function pumps, motors, generators, propulsors and power conditioning electronics.

EMDProduct Rating:
Pumps: up to 85,000 gpm
Voltages: up to 13,2000 volts
Power: up to 50 MW
System Pressure: up to 3000 psi

Defense solutions include:
  • Highly reliable
  • Low maintenance
  • Shock/Seismically qualified
  • High-pressure environment
  • Harsh fluid conditions
  • High speed operations

EMD of Cheswick, PA, and Advanced Products & Systems Division (APSD) of Mount Pleasant, PA, design and manufacture advanced pumps, motors, generators, propulsors, mechanicals seals, control rod drive mechanisms and power conditioning electronics for the defense, power, Process and industrial markets, delivering major technological advantages while setting the standard for quality, reliability and safety. From the birth of America's Nuclear Navy to the launch of today's state-of-the-art submarines and aircraft carriers, EMD and APSD have been providing critical defense systems for more than 50 years. Discover more about EMD.
Pump Types
Engineered Pump Division (EPD)

The Engineered Pump Division (EPD) is a small organization that's had a big impact on our nation's defense.It has been part of the Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Corporation since 2004. It provides technologically advanced, highly engineered pumping solutions to the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, commercial marine and foreign military programs. Discover more about EPD.

Target Rock

Target Rock valves ensure safe and reliable operations within the most critical, severe service environments of the Navy's aircraft carriers Target Rockandsubmarines. its highly engineered products are utilized in critical systems from the nuclear power plant, to sub-safe ocean interface systems and flight critical aircraft launch and recovery systems. The diverse line of products include gate valves, globe valves, ball valves, check valve, relief valves, solenoid operated valves, butterfly valves and an array of other specialized products that are fully qualified to the most demanding requirements of the US Navy. Discover more about Target Rock.
Farris Engineering
Farris Engineering

For over 60 years, Farris Engineering has been a leader in the design and manufacture of spring loaded and pilot operated pressure relief valves.Used as safety devices, our valves protect processes, personnel and the environment against process disruption. Farris Engineering is recognized as a pressure relief solution provider to the energy, oil & gas production, petrochemical, chemical process, defense and industrial markets worldwide. Discover more about Farris Engineering.


Nu-TorqueNu-Torque, designs, manufactures, assembles and tests high performance valve actuators and controls for the most critical and demandingapplications in new vessel construction, modernization of existing vessels and as a replacement of obsolete equipment. Nu-Torque has the capability to take an actuator requirement from concept through design and into manufacture in as few as 90 days. With over 30 years experience supplying actuators of electric or hydraulic power sources, Nu-Torque offers solutions to most Navy or general marine applications. Discover more about Nu-Torque.

Sprague Products

Sprague Products includes a variety of air driven hydraulic pumps, gas boosters, power units which are supported with acomplete line of valves and pump accessories. The Sprague S-216 and PowerStar line of pumps offer a variety of hydraulic pumps which offer various liquid pressures up to 33,500 psi (2311 bar).

Sprague ProductsSprague's pneumatic gas boosters offer a cost effective way to compress air/gas to meet high pressure requirements, while its amplifier design offers greater efficiency as well as being modular for increased versatility. The PowerStar air amplifier design offers greater efficiency and is modular for increased versatility. It provides higher output pressure without expensive modifications to existing compressed air systems. Discover more about Sprague Products.

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