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Maxar Technologies is a company providing space technology solutions. It operates through 3 segments: Space Systems, Imagery, and Services. The Space Systems segment provides communication and imaging satellites, satellite payloads and antenna subsystems, space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, robotic systems, and associated ground infrastructure and support services. The Imagery segment delivers earth imagery and radar data sourced from the proprietary satellite constellation and third-party providers. The Services segment offers geospatial information, applications, and analytic services to national security and commercial customers.
TypePublic
Founded1969
HQWestminster, CO, US
Websitemaxar.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)4,300(-25%)
Job Openings315
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.7 B(+4%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$29.5(-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Maxar

Daniel L. Jablonsky

Daniel L. Jablonsky

President and Chief Executive Officer & Director
Biggs Porter

Biggs Porter

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Walter Scott

Walter Scott

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Tony Frazier

Tony Frazier

Executive Vice President, Global Field Operations
Jim Lee

Jim Lee

Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Jeff Robertson

Jeff Robertson

Senior Vice President, Chief Operations Officer
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Maxar Office Locations

Maxar has offices in Westminster, Arlington, Chantilly, Charlottesville and in 20 other locations
Westminster, CO, US (HQ)
1300 W 120th Ave
Arlington, VA, US
4350 N Fairfax, Suite 950
Chantilly, VA, US
4501 Singer Court, Suite 220
Charlottesville, VA, US
1000 Research Park Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO, US
1975 Research Parkway, Suite 315
Dunwoody, GA, US
1050 Crown Pointe Pkwy #500
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Maxar Financials and Metrics

Maxar Revenue

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Maxar's revenue was reported to be $1.72 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

473.0m

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

217.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

45.9%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

45.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

56.0m

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

2.1b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

29.5

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

10.0m

EV

4.4b
Maxar's current market capitalization is $2.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

2.1b1.7b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

31%(22%)3%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b975.0m993.0m

Gross profit

861.0m691.0m730.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

504.0m490.0m479.0m381.0m439.0m436.0m392.0m473.0m

Cost of goods sold

307.0m286.0m264.0m238.0m231.0m240.0m241.0m256.0m

Gross profit

197.0m204.0m215.0m143.0m208.0m196.0m151.0m217.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%42%45%38%47%45%39%46%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

35.0m59.0m27.0m

Accounts Receivable

414.0m311.0m327.0m

Prepaid Expenses

51.0m32.0m59.0m

Inventories

31.0m20.0m31.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

45.0m63.0m52.0m12.0m177.0m60.0m22.0m10.0m

Accounts Receivable

467.0m490.0m484.0m305.0m312.0m361.0m318.0m400.0m

Prepaid Expenses

61.0m54.0m44.0m40.0m41.0m46.0m58.0m64.0m

Inventories

26.0m24.0m20.0m25.0m21.0m27.0m38.0m43.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(1.3b)109.0m303.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

449.0m376.0m348.0m

Accounts Payable

(9.0m)7.0m(84.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

139.0m317.0m189.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

(59.0m)87.0m61.0m(48.0m)258.0m343.0m(84.0m)(39.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

98.0m197.0m293.0m90.0m179.0m274.0m74.0m147.0m

Accounts Payable

(11.0m)(35.0m)(31.0m)(47.0m)(76.0m)(41.0m)(49.0m)(60.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(58.0m)59.0m142.0m(15.0m)36.0m132.0m27.0m50.0m
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Maxar Operating Metrics

Maxar's Backlog was reported to be $2.2b in Q3, 2020.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Backlog

C$3.1 bC$3 bC$2.6 bC$2.5 bC$2.9 bC$2.5 bC$2.5 bC$2.6 bC$2.4 bC$2 bC$2 bC$2.3 b$3.32 b$3.3 b$3.05 b$2.59 b$2.41 b$1.92 b$2.23 b$2.17 b$1.63 b$770 m$1.95 b$2.23 b

Backlog (Space Systems)

$935 m

Backlog (Imagery)

$1.23 b

Backlog (Services)

$246 m
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Maxar Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
VriconJuly 01, 2020$115 m
Neptec Design Group Ltd.July 16, 2018c$42 m
DigitalGlobeFebruary 24, 2017
SSLNovember 02, 2012
Orbital OpticsMarch 20, 2007£900 k
Cascade Data Services Inc.
Cosmotech ZAO
DG Consents Sub, Inc.
DigitalGlobe Australia Pty. Ltd.
DigitalGlobe China Ventures LLC
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Maxar Revenue Breakdown

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Maxar revenue breakdown by business segment: 40.0% from Space Infrastructure and 60.0% from Earth Intelligence

Maxar revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 81.6% from United States, 5.6% from Asia and 12.8% from Other

Maxar Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Maxar Online and Social Media Presence

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Maxar Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    79/100

  • Compensation

    A

    80/100

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Maxar News and Updates

Maxar Awarded Contract to Build SXM-10 Satellite for SiriusXM

Maxar has been building satellites for SiriusXM for more than two decades, including the first-generation Sirius satellites launched in 2000, the second-generation Sirius satellites launched in 2009 and 2013, and the company’s third-generation satellites, the last one of which was launched earlier t…

Maxer Awarded Big Data Analytics Contract From NGA

Maxar has been a key contributor to this innovative national security program since its inception, and we are proud to continue our support for the mission,” said Tony Frazier, Maxar EVP of Global Field Operations. “Our work now focuses on improving access to these data sources with new tools and em…

Maxer Awarded $26m Contract to continue devolopment and support for NGA's Open Mapping Platform

Maxar is excited to continue building upon the 10 years of development that have gone into NOME,” said Tony Frazier, Maxar’s Executive Vice President of Global Field Operations. “We look forward to further advancing the platform and its applications, to include NGA mission support, AI/ML initiatives…

Maxer Appoints Colleen Campabell As Chief Marketing Officer

We are excited for Colleen to join our Executive Leadership Team at such a transformative time for the company,” said Dan Jablonsky, Maxar CEO. “She brings a wealth of experience across the full spectrum of marketing domains that will be instrumental as we continue to execute our growth strategy and…

Maxer Adds Two New Customers to its Rapid Access program For On-Demand Satellite Imagery Tasking

RAP provides customers with a secure web interface to virtually task Maxar’s high-resolution satellites through on-demand access windows. Maxar delivers high-resolution imagery within hours of collection due to streamlined processing and dissemination. By using cloud-based ground stations, RAP decre…

Maxer Welcoms Colorado Governor Jared Polis And State Officials To Its Headquarters

Maxar exemplifies the spirit of innovation that Colorado is known for across the solar system,” said Gov. Polis. “We are proud of the work they are doing to help protect our nation, return U.S. astronauts to the moon and advance the exploration of space. Navigating through the pandemic these past 18…
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Maxar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Maxar founded?

    Maxar was founded in 1969.

  • Who are Maxar key executives?

    Maxar's key executives are Daniel L. Jablonsky, Biggs Porter and Walter Scott.

  • How many employees does Maxar have?

    Maxar has 4,300 employees.

  • What is Maxar revenue?

    Latest Maxar annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Maxar revenue per employee?

    Latest Maxar revenue per employee is $400.7 k.

  • Who are Maxar competitors?

    Competitors of Maxar include Harris Global Communications, Textron Systems and Crane Aerospace & Electronics.

  • Where is Maxar headquarters?

    Maxar headquarters is located at 1300 W 120th Ave, Westminster.

  • Where are Maxar offices?

    Maxar has offices in Westminster, Arlington, Chantilly, Charlottesville and in 20 other locations.

  • How many offices does Maxar have?

    Maxar has 24 offices.