Adams Communication & Engineering Technology (ACET) Awarded $42.4M Task Order to support Naval Postgraduate School (NPS)

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Reston, VA – July 8, 2020: ACET was awarded a new $42.4M Task Order (TO) under the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) Information Analysis Center Multiple Award Contract (IAC MAC) by the Air Force Installation Contracting Center (AFICC) to support the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) for Unmanned and Robotic Systems Research.

Team ACET will provide program management, coordination, research, analysis, advice, and development of deliverables to advance IAC MAC related Scientific and Technical Information (STI) through the application of knowledge and resources in achieving the requiring activity’s mission requirements. The TO scope of work is being done principally for NPS at select locations.

The mission of NPS was recently updated to reflect its growing role in “technological leadership” to accelerate and enhance research results into capabilities for US Naval forces. The Naval Postgraduate School provides defense-focused graduate education, including classified studies and interdisciplinary research, to advance the operational effectiveness, technological leadership and warfighting advantage of the US Naval service.” NPS conducts extensive research on unmanned and robotic technologies and weapon systems. As part of this research, NPS conducts and hosts Joint Experimentation events around the globe. The ACET/NPS partnership will help deliver solutions to real operational needs.

“This Task Order represents ACET’s commitment to expanding and evolving our capabilities and experience to support the critical needs of our nation’s defense and is a critical enabler to our strategic growth plan.” said Tanya Bassett, ACET Vice President of Corporate Growth. “We look forward to providing innovative solutions to our NPS customers as we continue to solidify our position as a strong provider of engineering and technical products and services to the warfighter.”

About DoD IAC Program

The Department of Defense (DoD) Technical Information Center (DTIC) sponsors the DoD Information Analysis Center (IAC) Program. DoD IAC provides technical data management and research support for the DoD mission. Established in 1946, the IAC program serves the DoD Science & Technology (S&T) and acquisition communities to drive innovation and technological developments by enhancing collaboration through integrated scientific and technical information development and dissemination for the DoD and broader S&T community.

About ACET

ACET is a Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) headquartered in Reston, VA with offices in Lexington Park, MD and Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. We are an established technology company providing integrated products and solutions for Government Defense, Intelligence, and other Federal Agencies. Our core competencies are aligned with the current and anticipated needs of our customers and address emerging global challenges in key areas, such as Research and Development, Logistics, Operations and Sustainment, Cybersecurity, IT Services, C5ISR, and Technical and Program Management critical to the defense of our Nation and her allies. ACET is committed to maintaining the highest quality standards, supported by our ISO 27001:2013, ISO 9001:2015, AS9100D, AS9110C, ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018, ISO 14001:2015, CMMI Development L3, and CMMI Services L3 certifications and appraisals.