FSB 100: Top 25

How did the most successful small public companies in America get where they are today? Innovation and persistence of course. But this year it also helped to be in industrial manufacturing.

6. American Science & Engineering
6. American Science & Engineering
Rank: 6 (Previous rank: N/A)
2006 Revenues (millions): $163.60
Headquarters: Billerica, MA
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This developer and supplier of X-ray inspection and screening systems that detect plastic explosives and weapons experienced record growth in 2006, thanks to increased efforts to combat terrorism and prevent illegal immigration and drug smuggling. TSA is testing a system that finds contraband on passengers without publicly displaying their body images.

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Arena Resources

Goodrich Petroleum

Dynamic Materials

Home Solutions of America

Bolt Technology

American Science & Engineering

Dawson Geophysical

Palomar Medical Technologies


Smith Micro Software

Vasco Data Security International

Fuel Tech


Thomas Group

The Knot

North American Galvanizing


Vaalco Energy

Hurco Companies

Trio-Tech International


United Therapeutics



Sun Hydraulics
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