Day & Zimmermann Ranked in Top 100 List by Defense News

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Aug 6, 2014) - Day & Zimmermann, the century-old, family-owned provider of construction & engineering, staffing, and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world, today announced that it is ranked on the Defense News Top 100 List of defense companies in the world.

This is the seventh consecutive year the company has ranked on the Top 100 list. This year Day & Zimmermann jumped up one ranking to 97th on the 2014 Defense News Top 100 List. The ranking comes as part of an annual list compiled by Defense News, which provides market analysis and rankings based on an informational survey given to companies, from companies' annual reports and from Defense News staff research.

"Industries across the country continue to face challenges due to economic shifts, and defense is no different, but to receive this ranking for the seventh straight year is a symbol that our hard work and continued efforts to raise the standard of safety and quality are paying off," said Mike Yoh, president of Day & Zimmermann's Munitions and Government Business. "Each and every day we work to better serve our clients and warfighters by bettering and we intend to continue to achieve that through diversification and our relentless commitment to continuous improvement. We're excited to see what the next seven years and beyond hold."

"We are thrilled to once again be recognized on this prestigious list of industry leaders," said John DiMarco, President of Day & Zimmermann's Government Services Business and CEO of SOC LLC. "We are committed to remain a trusted and proven provider of integrated security and critical infrastructure solutions. Through our customer partnerships, we enable our clients to safely carry out their most sensitive and complex missions around the world."

Day & Zimmermann plays a vital role in the defense sector by manufacturing, storing and demilitarizing a wide variety of ammunition products and providing security services to customers in the U.S. government and approved foreign countries.

Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company whose 21,000 employees specialize in construction & engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.2 Billion USD in revenue, Day & Zimmermann is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in the U.S. by Forbes. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, our first work was to develop "Betterment Reports" that helped modernize American factories. Today, we are still in the business of betterment -- maintaining the nation's power infrastructure, protecting American freedoms and driving technological advancements around the world. We do what we say