Special Devices Overview

  • Founded
  • 1955
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 688
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 5
  • Investments
  • 2

Special Devices General Information

Description

Manufacturer of precision engineered energetic devices intended to provide product optimization for high volume production, automation design and development. The company's precision engineered energetic devices maintains the highest level of quality, reliability and innovation, enabling aerospace and automotive industries to meet their stringent requirements.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Special Effects
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Automotive
Other Industries
Industrial Supplies and Parts
Road
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 2655 First Street
  • Suite 300
  • Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • United States
+1 (805) 000-0000
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Special Devices Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Special Devices Patents

Special Devices Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20170174580-A1 High temperature gas generant Abandoned 16-Dec-2015 000000000
US-10816310-B2 Igniter with a locked consolidated powder charge Active 17-Mar-2011 000000000
US-20120234193-A1 Igniter with a locked consolidated powder charge Abandoned 17-Mar-2011 000000000 0
US-20150323295-A1 Igniter with a locked consolidated powder charge Granted 17-Mar-2011 000000000 0
US-20120234162-A1 Pyrotechnic actuator and method of actuating a pyrotechnic actuator Abandoned 15-Mar-2011 F42B3/006 0

Special Devices Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Susan Spranza Chief Executive Officer
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Special Devices Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Special Devices Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Special Devices Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000-00000 01-Jun-2001 00000 0000000 Electrical Equipment
Scot 14-Sep-1994 Buyout/LBO 00.00 Aerospace and Defense 000000 0000000
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Special Devices Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000-00000 01-Jun-2001 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 0000000 0000000
Scot 14-Sep-1994 Buyout/LBO 00.00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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