The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Technology Research and Development Branch, Airport Safety Section has awarded Enterprise Engineering Services LLC (EES) along with team partner General Dynamics Information Technology Inc. (GDIT) the Airport Technology Research Database Management, Development, & Support contract under the eFAST contract vehicle. The contractual effort will include system engineering, software development, programming, administration, maintenance and support of databases key to the research efforts of the ARTD Branch. These research areas include aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) systems and technologies, Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) technologies, airport visual guidance systems and technologies, surface friction testing technologies, airport wildlife mitigation, airport design, airport pavement performance and design, and research efforts as assigned by FAA sponsors in Washington. EES, a leader in system engineering, information systems security and Unmanned Aircraft Systems is proud to support the FAA ATRD on this effort.
August 31, 2015 – CSC announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded its team – including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, EES and other strategic partners – a contract to deliver cost-effective cloud services, data center consolidation and cloud migration capabilities. This single-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is valued at $108,992,884 with the potential to reach $1 billion over 10 years. Under the contract, CSC’s team will consolidate FAA data centers and migrate FAA data and systems to a hybrid cloud environment. The team will use the CSC Agility Platform cloud management tool to orchestrate efficient cloud deployment while leveraging alliance partners for data and cloud services.