Team Radford is a management initiative to bring together the forces
of the Radford Army staff, the BAE Systems Ordnance Systems staff, and the leadership of the United Steelworkers (USW) Local 8-495 under common
mission, vision, and values statements. The U.S. Army, the facilities
contractor, and the union all embrace this concept.
Mission To provide our warfighters
with world class propellants that provide "First
Round on Target," while manufacturing them in a safe and environmentally
Vision To sustain our current Army’s
world class propellant manufacturing capabilities and
to be the U.S. defense industry’s best national and international
value in production, development, and research of propellants and
related components that give warfighters "First Round on Target."