BWXT Names Thomas E. McCabe as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) announced today that Thomas (Tom) E. McCabe has been named senior vice president, general counsel, chief compliance officer and corporate secretary for BWXT effective July 23, 2018.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Tom to BWXT,” said Rex D. Geveden, president and chief executive officer. “He brings the right mix of experience with both the private and public sectors that will help the company continue to grow its traditional businesses and branch out into new areas where our core competencies are a strategic fit for the market.”

McCabe most recently served as the executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of Orbital ATK, Inc., a 13,000-employee, publicly traded company focused on space, defense and aviation. He previously served as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary for Alion Science and Technology Corp., a technology solutions provider for the U.S. Department of Defense and commercial clients. Prior to that position he served with Braintech, Inc. as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary. McCabe’s career also includes positions with XM Satellite Radio, COBIS Corporation, several law firms, and what is now AT&T Government Solutions.

McCabe graduated from Georgetown University with a bachelor’s degree in English and went on to graduate from the University of Notre Dame Law School where he received his juris doctor degree. He also received a master’s of business administration from the University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business.

About BWXT

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at