Plano’s Ulrich Medical USA Taps Exec as New President/CEO

by | Jan 26, 2024
Jim Bruty joined the company in March as its chief operating officer, bringing more than two decades of commercial leadership within the orthopedic and spine technology industry.
A Laser Built in McKinney Can Destroy Drones, Mortar Rounds, and More
by | May 18, 2022
Raytheon's Intelligence & Space campus in McKinney is producing 50kW-class high energy laser systems that can blast enemy drones, mortar rounds, and other dangerous targets right out of the sky, before they can endanger U.S troops.

The directed energy weapon system was recently tested while mounted on a U.S. Army Stryker at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. It successfully acquired, tracked, targeted, and defeated multiple targets.