Alcatel-Lucent USA, the US subsidiary of France-based
(now owned by
) designs, develops, and builds wireline, wireless, and converged communications networks. It supplies equipment, software, and related services to telecom carriers and network service providers such as
, as well as enterprise customers. Government customers are served through DC-based subsidiary LGS Innovations, which works with federal agencies, including the
, and major contractors such as
. Alcatel-Lucent USA accounts for more than 40% of its parent's overall revenues. In 2016 Nokia finalized its $17 billion acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent which includes Alatel-Lucent USA and
While they are located on the same New Jersey campus, Alcatel-Lucent USA is managed separately from fellow US-based Alcatel-Lucent subsidiary
Alcatel-Lucent USA operates from 18 offices in nine states. It maintains a 45,000-square-meter production plant in Meridian, CT, that manufactures products for RFS (Radio Frequency Systems).
The US has been Alcatel-Lucent's largest single market. The US unit had revenue of €5.91 billion, an increase of 8% from 2014. It accounted for 41% of the total parent company's revenue.