KES Awarded prime contract on $80 Million Multiple Award Contract to support SPAWAR SSC-PAC

Company Contact: Kimberly Lanfersieck
Director of Administration & Finance
KES, Incorporated
(858) 292-0922 ext.206

SAN DIEGO, CA – KES Inc. ( today announced that it has been selected as a prime contractor for a multi-million dollar contract to provide engineering services for a number of military communications systems for the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, in San Diego, California. The potential cumulative value of this multiple award indefinite delivery/quantity (IDIQ) contract is $80 million, if all options are exercised through August 2018.

“KES is very excited to expand its relationship with SPAWAR SSC-PAC and it is an honor to be selected for this award,” said John Yi, Founder and CEO of KES, Inc. “Our past work, and this award, reflect a high standard of quality and technical skill; a tradition we hope to continue with this new opportunity.”

KES will provide a host of support services including providing analysis, testing and evaluation, and prototype development for a wide array of communications suites including the Multifunctional Information Distribution System, Joint Tactical Information Distribution System, Joint Tactical Radio System waveform, Airborne Early Warning Ground Integration Segment systems, Ship Self Defense System, advanced Combat Direction Systems, network communications equipment, and U.S. and Coalition/Allied military tactical data links.

About Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific)

Located in San Diego, Calif., with detachments in Hawaii, Guam and Japan, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) is the Navy’s premier research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) laboratory for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR). SSC Pacific provides complete life cycle development and support for military C4ISR systems — from concept to fielded capability. SSC Pacific is one of two major systems centers reporting directly to the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command. SSC Pacific’s laboratory settings, test beds and simulated operational environments offers working environments unachievable elsewhere. In San Diego, SSC Pacific is close to many of America’s top defense contractors, global leaders in digital communications and computing, world-class educational institutions and major Navy and Department of Defense commands. SSC Pacific actively partner with industry, academia and other government and non-government entities.

About KES Incorporated

Koam Engineering Systems Inc., is an employee owned small business with highly qualified staff specializing in technology innovation and systems integration by combining innovative products and reliable engineering services. Founded in 1994 and headquartered in San Diego, California, KES has in- depth experience and knowledge and a dedicated team of professionals. The company provides services in systems engineering & technical assistance, requirements analysis, software design & development, systems integration & testing, independent verification & validation, and operational & logistic support. For further information on KES, please visit