HUNTSVILLE, AL - October 5, 2017 - 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. The number of experiments on the ISS is expected to grow considerably with a commercial approach enabled by this contract, to assist NASA in achieving its mission more affordably and quickly. The REMIS contract is also accessible to other NASA Centers due to its flexibility.
“We are pleased to continue our work in support of NASA and the International Space Station,” stated Jan Hess, President of Teledyne Brown Engineering. “This contract is a prime example of the transformation we are experiencing from government to commercial approaches in space programs. These changes will drive innovation and efficiencies and we are excited to be at the forefront of change.”
Teledyne Brown Engineering is supporting the International Space Station in numerous ways. The company is the prime contractor on the Mission Operations and Integration (MO&I) contract supporting the Payload Operation Integration Center (POIC) at Marshall Space Flight Center in support of the crew on the ISS. The company’s commercial MUSES platform, sits aboard the ISS and is managed from their Operations Center in Huntsville AL. Teledyne Brown Engineering also manages the development of the Ring Shear Drop experiment, the SUBSA payload, the integration and operation of the Microgravity Science Glovebox (MSG) and the Material Science Research Rack (MSRR) facilities on the ISS.
About Teledyne Brown Engineering
Teledyne Brown Engineering is an industry leader in full-spectrum engineering and advanced manufacturing solutions for harsh environments in the space, defense, energy, and marine industries. For over six decades the company has successfully delivered innovative systems, integration, operations and technology development worldwide. For more information about Teledyne Brown Engineering visit: www.tbe.com.
About Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) is a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation, digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics and engineered systems. Teledyne Technologies has multiple operations in the United States and worldwide. More information about Teledyne Technologies can be found at www.teledyne.com.