Broad Reach Trumpets Growth, Expansion

Tempe, Arizona-based Broad Reach Engineering, a provider of spaceflight hardware, solutions, and services, claimed today that it saw "record" business performance in 2009. The firm said it had a 43 percent revenue gain in 2009 over the previous year, and also expanded its office and lab space in both Tempe, Arizona, as well as Golden, Colorado. The privately held firm did not disclose actual financial details. The company said the results were boostd by work with NASA, the USAF, and international sectors. Broad Reach's products include a radiation-hardened PowerPC CPU product, the BRE440.