McKean Defense Group Gets NSWC Contract for Technical Work

Jeff Brody

McKean Defense Group has secured a potential five-year, $21M contract for logistics, engineering and technical services for the ships of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Philadelphia Division.

The company said Monday it will analyze the ships’ propulsion steam systems, air conditioning, ventilation and other systems.

Services will cover systems aboard all aircraft carrier, submarine and surface vessel classes. Work will take place in Philadelphia.

“McKean engineers and analysts have supported this work since the early days of our company,” said Joseph Carlini, CEO at McKean Defense.

The company intends to hire new engineers, software developers and analysts for work under the contract.

Check Also

B-52 Stratofortress

Lockheed Puts Hypersonic Weapon Through Captive-Carry Flight Test

Lockheed Martin completed a captive-carry test of a second hypersonic weapon prototype on the U.S. Air Force's B-52 Stratofortress bomber aircraft Saturday off the Southern California coast.

AWACS aircraft

Boeing to Update Air Force Early-Warning Aircraft’s Comm Tech

Boeing has secured a six-year, $50M contract to update the U.S. Air Force's airborne warning and control system with an internet protocol-based communication technology.

Black River Systems

Black River to Continue Counter-Drone Tech Dev’t Under $89M USAF Contract Modification

Black River Systems has been awarded an $89.3M contract modification by the U.S. Air Force to continue working on an open systems architecture for counter-small unmanned aircraft systems.