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SAN DIEGO, CA., August 22, 2018 – KES Inc. (www.kes.com) today announced a $31 million subcontract award by GRSi to support the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific’s mission to support Position, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) systems to meet the Department of Defense (DoD), Joint, Coalition, and Navy’s needs for secure, functional, interoperable, and sustainable GPS-PNT capabilities.
Under the subcontract, KES will provide technical engineering services in support of hardening and modernizing existing Global Positioning System (GPS)-dependent PNT capabilities, developing GPS-independent PNT solutions, and miniaturized and scalable PNT solutions.
The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Pacific (SSC Pacific), System of Systems and Platform Integration Division is the principal Navy Research and Development (R&D) Center for PNT development, verification/validation, integration and sustainment. As the Navy’s lead R&D activity, SSC Pacific is responsible for developing navigation systems, sensors, receivers, antennas, and other supporting equipment for all Navy platforms, including aircraft, ships, submarines, ground, and expeditionary systems.
About KES Incorporated
Koam Engineering Systems Inc., is a minority 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 (http://www.kes.com)