Gulfstream Aerospace headquartered in Savannah, first opened in 1967 and provides the initial-phase manufacturing of five aircraft models: the Gulfstream G650, G550, G500, G450, and G350. The site also includes the largest of the company’s five final-phase manufacturing facilities and the largest of Gulfstream’s 10 service centers.
Gulfstream completed a $400 million expansion in 2009 that included the development of the largest general aviation aircraft maintenance facility in the world. Gulfstream hired 1,100 new employees as part of that expansion. In 2010 Gulfstream started a $500 million, seven-year expansion that will add 1,000 jobs to its workforce of 5,500 workers. Savannah Systems is the preferred fire alarm system contractor for Gulfstream, Savannah. It has installed Edwards EST fire alarm system in over 25 hangars, warehouses, offices, production and service buildings within the last 10 years. Savannah Systems also provide service and inspections for these systems.