Concurrent Technologies Corporation Awarded Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division Contract Worth Up to $15.6 Million

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JOHNSTOWN, Pa., Dec. 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has been awarded a task order contract under SeaPort-e to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division (NSWCCD), Materials Division, Code 61. This competitively-bid, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract is worth up to $15.6 million over three years.

NSWCCD Code 61 has the responsibility to plan and conduct both research and development and in-service projects pertaining to the development and testing of material systems for use in ship and ship systems. This work spans a broad spectrum from basic research to shipboard application of metallic and nonmetallic materials, associated processes and their applications to Naval requirements.

Under this new task order, CTC and its teammates will perform material and technology development and provide in-service support. The team will also perform planning, provide analyses, conduct engineering, support experiments, and develop documentation to support program needs.

"CTC has worked closely with parts of the NSWCCD Materials Division since the inception of our company, through the Navy Metalworking Center and other programs," said Mark Smitherman, Program Manager of the new contract. "This contract broadens our engagement with the Navy Materials technical community, to include non-destructive testing and inspection, structural analysis, paints and coatings, corrosion, power systems and energy storage, and fluids analysis. This award represents a significant win for CTC and our teammates. We are all looking forward to bringing solutions forward to NSWCCD and serving the Navy's needs."

CTC scientists and engineers are uniquely qualified to assist with NSWCCD's mission. CTC's technical reputation has been recognized by a number of organizations, receiving the TechQuest Pennsylvania Technology Provider of the Year Award (2013), TechQuest Pennsylvania Technology Product of the Year Award (2011, 2009), Gold Edison Award (2013), Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award (2010, 2008), and Defense Logistics' Best Technology Implementation Award (2010), among many others.

Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) is an independent, nonprofit, applied scientific research and development professional services organization providing innovative management and technology-based solutions to government and industry. As a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, CTC's primary purpose and programs are to undertake applied scientific research and development activities that serve the public interest. For more information, visit www.ctc.com.

CONTACT: Mary Bevan 814-269-2490 or bevanm@ctc.com

Source:Concurrent Technology Corp.