TheÂ Defense Security ServiceÂ has recognized three divisions ofÂ L3 TechnologiesÂ for using security measures toÂ handle classified information.
L3 Communication Systems-West,Â ForceX and Sonoma EOÂ received the agency's 2019 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Security Achievement Awards, the company said Friday.
The units were among theÂ 51 recipients DSS selectedÂ from 13K clearedÂ facilities in the defense contracting space.
â€œAcross L3, we continually emphasize the importance of our security processes in all aspects of our businessÂ and the Cogswell Award is the highest recognition of these efforts,â€ said Christopher Kubasik, chairman, president and CEO of L3Â and a 2019 Wash100 winner.
A national review team assessed nominees based on efforts to meet National Industrial Security Program standards and demonstrate leadership in security best practices.
The company said it has receivedÂ 29 Cogswell Awards over the past 15 years.