Rockwell Scientific On The Block

The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that Rockwell Collins and Rockwell Automation have put up their Thousand Oaks-based research and design center up for sale. Rockwell Scientific, which employs 450 in its Thousand Oaks location, provides research and development for the U.S. Government and other entities, including the U.S. military, DARPA, the Department of Energy and commercial firms. The firm is jointly owned by Rockwell Collins and Rockwell Automation. Rockwell Scientific also maintains a facility in Camarillo.