Trive-Backed Karman Systems Acquires Systima Technologies

October 04 2021

The senior leadership team of Systima Technologies, Inc. has partnered with Karman Missile & Space Systems backed by Trive Capital, the Dallas-based private equity firm. The addition of Systima represents another acquisition that expands the core competencies, customer base, and platform content in a strategic way to enable Karman to deliver more comprehensive solutions to its customers in the space and hypersonic markets. The leadership team of Systima will continue as equity holders and senior leaders of Karman.

Systima is one of the only companies in the world that can integrate energetic and mechanical systems into the structural design of mission critical space or hypersonic systems. In addition, one of the fastest growing product lines for Systima is high performance composite structures using high temperature materials for missile and launch platforms. Systima employs the most advanced composite manufacturing techniques and utilizes novel and proven resin formulations, fibers, and ply materials.

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