Belcan Government Services Awarded $38 Million Professional Technical Support Services Contract From Joint Directed Energy Transition Office (DE-JTO)

Belcan Government Services Awarded $38 Million Professional Technical Support Services Contract From Joint Directed Energy Transition Office (DE-JTO)

Albuquerque, NM – Belcan, LLC announced today that Schafer Aerospace Inc., part of Belcan’s Government Services segment, has been awarded a Professional Technical Support Services (PTSS) contract with the Joint Directed Energy Transition Office (DE-JTO), with a contract ceiling of $38 million.

Under the PTSS contract, Belcan will continue to provide advisory and assistance services (A&AS) to DE-JTO with contributing subject matter experts in laser sources, beam control, atmospheric propagation, lethality, modeling and simulation, and advanced high energy laser (HEL) concepts. With over 15 years of providing A&AS to DE-JTO, Belcan is familiar with all DE-JTO processes and procedures, from S&A requirements to Technical Area Working Groups (TAWG), as well as Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) and Multidisciplinary Research Initiatives (MRI) that produce high energy laser state-of-the-art advances.

“We are honored to have supported DE-JTO’s mission since 2002, and our team of directed energy professionals is looking forward to bringing the same high level of consistency and dedication to additional high energy laser programs across the agency,” said Lance Kwasniewski, CEO of Belcan.

About Belcan

Belcan, LLC is a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes for customers – from jet engines, airframe, and avionics, to heavy vehicles, automobiles, and cybersecurity, Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide solutions that are adaptable, integrated, and add value. Belcan has been earning the trust of our customers for 60 years and counting. For more information, please visit www.belcan.com.

 

CONTACT:

Blicksilver Public Relations

Jennifer Hurson
(845) 507-0571
jennifer@blicksilverpr.com

 

 

U.S. Navy Awards Belcan Government Services the Seaport Next Generation Contract, a $50 Billion Multi-year IDIQ Contract

Arlington, Virginia – Belcan, LLC announced today that Schafer Government Services, part of Belcan’s Government Services segment, has been awarded the SeaPort Next Generation contract, a 10-year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quality (IDIQ) multiple award contract from the United States Navy in Arlington, Virginia.

Belcan is among the companies that will compete for task orders to provide engineering and program management support services with a total contract value of $50 billion, averaging $5 billion annually over 10 years. Under this IDIQ, Belcan and the awarded companies will provide systems and process engineering support, test and evaluation, research and development, modeling, simulation, prototype and analysis support, system design documentation and technical data support, financial analysis, analytical and organizational assessment and logistics support, computer and information security, and systems analysis and management support.

“We look forward to continuing to support the Navy through the SeaPort Next Generation contract. Our team of skilled professionals brings a high level of engineering expertise with proven results to assist the Navy’s innovative advances through research and development and test and evaluation,” said Lee Shabe, President, Belcan Government Services.

About Belcan

Belcan, LLC is a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes for customers – from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, automobiles, and cybersecurity, Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide solutions that are adaptable, integrated, and value added. Belcan has been earning the trust of our customers for 60 years and counting. For more information, please visit www.belcan.com.

CONTACT:
Blicksilver Public Relations
Jennifer Hurson
(845) 507-0571
jennifer@blicksilverpr.com

 

Belcan Government Services Achieves CMMI Level 3 Rating

Arlington, VA – June 25, 2018 – Belcan, LLC announced today that its Government Services segment has been successfully appraised at Maturity Level 3 for CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® for Services. Belcan Government Services’ Growth & Strategy group obtained the rating based on an appraisal performed by JFR Consulting.

CMMI® for Services is a capability improvement framework that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. An appraisal at capability Level 3 is characterized as a defined process. At this level, processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools and methods.  The organization’s set of standard processes, which is the basis for maturity Level 3, is established and improved over time.

“Our investment in obtaining the CMMI Level 3 confirms Belcan Government Services’ commitment to delivering reliable and measurable service to our customers throughout the entire program lifecycle, from conception to delivery, to management and maintenance,” said Lee Shabe, President of Government Services. “Because our processes are well defined, Belcan Government Services’ customers can expect a definite service delivery schedule, clear communication plan and measurable performance metrics that are important to the mission.”

About Belcan

Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, supply chain, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial, and government sectors.  Belcan engineers better outcomes through adaptive and integrated services.  From jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, chemical processing, and cybersecurity, Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide customer-driven solutions that are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective.  Belcan’s unique capabilities have led to continuous growth and success for nearly 60 years.  For more information, please visit www.belcan.com.

# # #

CONTACT:

Owen Blicksilver Public Relations

Jennifer Hurson
(845) 507-0571
jennifer@blicksilverpr.com

Belcan Announces Vice President of Operations for Government Services

Belcan, LLC today announces Spencer Rogers has joined as Vice President of Operations for its Belcan Government Services (BGS) Segment. In his new role, Mr. Rogers will be responsible for supporting the implementation of BGS’ growth strategy through the integration of newly acquired companies, in addition to spearheading operational efficiencies and support initiatives throughout BGS.

“Spencer’s experience as Chief Master Sergeant at the Air Force brings a level of leadership we are excited to fold into BGS,” said Lee Shabe, President of Belcan Government Services. “I look forward to working with Spencer as we continue to grow our market presence.”

Prior to joining Belcan, Mr. Rogers served 28 years with United States Air Force. His most recent roles were as the Region Superintendent with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations units in Air Combat Command and Air Force Material Command, where he provided leadership, development and oversight to investigative and operational activities supporting Central Command, Strategic Command, Southern Command, Air Force Special Operations Command, and Air Force Reserve Command Commanders. The Air Force Office of Special Investigations specializes in investigating criminal, counterintelligence and fraud matters impacting the Air Force and Department of Defense. As the Region Superintendent, he represented the highest enlisted level of leadership and executed the commander’s mission by developing the organization’s operational capacity for combat, mission support, and professional development for the entire force. Mr. Rogers retired from the Air Force in July 2017.

About Belcan
Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes through adaptive and integrated services—from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, chemical processing, and cybersecurity, Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide customer-driven solutions that are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective. Belcan’s unique capabilities have led to continuous growth and success for nearly 60 years. For more information, please visit www.belcan.com.

Belcan Announces New Senior Vice President for Government Services

Belcan, LLC today announces that Scott Briggs has joined as Senior Vice President of the Government Strategic Business Unit for its Belcan Government Services (BGS) Segment. In his new role, Mr. Briggs will be responsible for overseeing BGS’ scientific, engineering, and technical teams to deliver the highest standard of services to Belcan’s customers. Having served more than 30 years in the Navy and the Navy Reserve, Mr. Briggs has first-hand experience and a deep understanding of our country’s national security mission.

“Scott’s breadth of knowledge and experience of our customers’ mission is a tremendous addition to BGS,” said Lee Shabe, President of Belcan Government Services. “I’m looking forward to partnering with Scott as we continue to deliver excellence to our customers and increase our market presence.”

Mr. Briggs has more than 20 years of experience in the engineering and technology industry. He was most recently the Director of Business Development at ViON. Prior to joining Belcan, Mr. Briggs pursued parallel careers in both the private sector and the United States Navy Reserve (USNR). His USN active duty was as ship’s company on two surface combatants followed by instructor duty. During his USNR service, he rose to the position of Master Chief Petty Officer. As such, he served as the Senior Enlisted Leader across several intelligence commands and a faculty member of the US Naval War College, Senior Enlisted Academy.

Belcan Government Services Announces New Senior Hires

Belcan, LLC today announced several new senior hires in its recently launched Belcan Government Services (BGS) group. They include Rodney Hite, Vice President, Growth and Strategy; Clint Green, Vice President, Technology and Innovation, and Bob Kwaja, Vice President, Finance.

“We have assembled an impressive senior team right out of the gate, whose deep sector experience will be a great asset to our Government Services clients as we continue to increase our market presence,” said Lee Shabe, President of Belcan Government Services. “I look forward to working with Rodney, Clint, and Bob as we continue to build our government-focused professional services, engineering services, and managed services offerings.”

Belcan’s newly formed Government Services segment was established to create a global portfolio of government IT and cyber security offerings, while providing a platform for exceptional customer service.

Rodney Hite, Vice President, Growth and Strategy: As the Vice President, Growth and Strategy, Mr. Hite will be responsible for the creation and implementation of the overall growth strategy for professional services and managed service offerings to Federal Government organizations.

For more than 20 years, Mr. Hite served as a US Army Special Forces operator with duties including operations management, military intelligence, and medical practitioner in areas such as Bosnia-Herzegovina, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Following his retirement from the military, Mr. Hite has held various positions in military-related private sector companies.

Most recently, he was Vice President of Analytic Solutions for the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). He previously was a Planning and Operations Manager on an irregular warfare support program in support of the Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) in counter-terrorist missions. He also served as Vice President of Products, Services and Support for Saffron Technology, a complex analytics software organization, as well as Operations and Integration Manager at Data Tactics for the Tactical Cloud Integration Lab for the Army. Mr. Hite is a graduate of Liberty University as well as multiple military leadership courses.

Clint Green, Vice President, Technology and Innovation: As Vice President, Technology and Innovation, Mr. Green will be responsible for providing the technical roadmap for BGS in support of Federal Government customers.

Mr. Green has more than 20 years of experience in the technology industry, supporting companies ranging from OEMs to large services integrators (LSIs) to start-ups. He was most recently the director of Advanced Analytic Strategies and Development at ViON. He also previously was Vice President of Global Services at Koverse, a large data and analytics start-up; Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at L-3 National Security Solutions, and CTO at Ascolta.

Bob Kwaja, Vice President, Finance: As Vice President, Finance, Mr. Kwaja will be responsible for managing and overseeing all finance, contracts, pricing, procurement, and accounting functions, as well as M&A activities for BGS.

Mr. Kwaja brings more than 10 years of investment banking, corporate finance, and operational experience in the Aerospace, Defense, and Government (ADG) sector. He previously held the position of Senior Corporate Financial Analyst at Schafer, where he was involved in several of the company’s acquisitions, divestitures, and refinancing activities. Additionally, Mr. Kwaja was Vice President at Bluestone Capital Partners, a boutique investment bank exclusively focused on ADG. Mr. Kwaja received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland.

About Belcan
Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes through adaptive and integrated services—from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, chemical processing, and cybersecurity. Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide customer-driven solutions that are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective. Belcan’s unique capabilities have led to continuous growth and success for nearly 60 years. For more information, please visit www.belcan.com