Language technology provider thebigword Group has secured a new contract with the American global aerospace, defense, security and advanced technologies company, Lockheed Martin based in Maryland, USA.

Lockheed employs approximately 110,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Operating globally, thebigword is the translation provider to Lockheed Martin’s global legal team and provides critical language support under the following key languages: Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Polish, and Spanish.

thebigword group’s dedicated defence division, TBW Global, provides defence and multilingual communication services to NATO member countries and customers including the UK MOD, the US Department of Defense and a number of global defence and aerospace prime contractors.

Commenting on the contract, CEO Joshua Gould said: “thebigword Group is known for its global presence, technology and data security infrastructure as well as its expertise in the defense and security sector.”

“I am delighted that our team in the USA have secured this fantastic new partnership.”