Teledyne Brown Engineering held a ground breaking ceremony for its newest addition on October 19, 2017 at its Huntsville, Alabama location. This 22,000 square foot manufacturing facility will be the 9th building constructed on the company’s main campus. This facility is being constructed in a manner that allows for simplified expansion to accommodate anticipated and continued growth.
Debbie Baston, Director of Large/Small Business Strategic Alliances at TBE was presented with the Small Business Program Advocacy Award by NASA in recognition of the planning and coordinating of special outreach activities she performs as part of her leadership in the appointed position on the Marshall Prime Contractor Supplier Council.
Teledyne Brown Engineering was announced as an awardee on the Research, Engineering, and Mission Integration Services (REMIS) contract issued from NASA’s International Space Station (ISS) Program Office. The multiple-award, IDIQ contract consists of a 5 year base period with a two year option and a total maximum value of $500M. This contract vehicle will operate through competitive task orders addressing payload integration, operations, hardware, software design and development for the ISS.
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated announced that Teledyne Brown Engineering’s Multi-User System for Earth Sensing (MUSES) aboard the International Space Station has achieved full operating capability. MUSES was developed as part of a cooperative agreement with NASA to create opportunities for both Government and Commercial applications such as imaging, technology demonstration, and space qualification payloads supporting research, scientific studies, and humanitarian efforts.
Teledyne Brown Engineering announces its newest team member and Senior Director, Kevin McCombs. Based in Huntsville, AL, the company’s headquarters, McCombs is responsible for management and operations of the Mission Systems Business Unit. McCombs was the Development Program Manager for Raytheon on the Redesigned Kill Vehicle program, the Missile Defense Agency’s next generation Kill Vehicle. McCombs is a certified Six Sigma Expert. His current role will include oversight and growth of the Mission Systems business unit with programs that support multiple customers globally.
Teledyne Brown Engineering announces Captain (ret) Jeffrey Wolstenholme has joined its Business Development and Acquisitions group as the Senior Director of Business Development for Maritime Systems and will be based at the company’s main campus in Huntsville, Alabama. His main focus area for the company will be to assist with growth in the maritime and navy market space. Wolstenholme has over 32 years of experience at various levels within the Navy and has led three Commands at Sea during his career. Most recently, he served as the First Ballistic Missile Defense Task Force Commander (CTF 64) in the US Navy, stationed in Naples, Italy.
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. has recently been awarded the base phase of the High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstrator (HEL TVD) contract. This effort is part of the Design, Development, Demonstration and Integration (D3I) Domain 1 program under the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command.
On Thursday, August 24, 2017, the Launch Vehicle Stage Adapter (LVSA) built by Teledyne Brown Engineering for NASA’s Space Launch System was moved from Marshall Space Flight Center’s Advanced Weld Facility to the National Center for Advanced Manufacturing, a significant milestone for the program.
Teledyne Brown Engineering is announcing a partnership with the Huntsville International Airport to pursue Federal Aviation Administration part 433 and 435 to land Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Dream Chaser spacecraft, a reusable, multi-mission space utility vehicle (SUV).
Teledyne Brown Engineering (TBE) and Oakman Aerospace, Inc. (OAI) announce a partnership centered on the Multi-User System for Earth Sensing (MUSES) which was launched on June 3, 2017 and is currently operating aboard the International Space Station (ISS). This platform was developed as part of a cooperative agreement with Teledyne Brown Engineering and NASA and will provide opportunities for imaging, technology demonstration, and space qualification payloads supporting commercial, research, scientific studies, and humanitarian efforts. Teledyne Brown Engineering is working with OAI to develop a rapid integration, standard interface that will reduce customer cost and integration time.