GREENBELT, Md., January 12, 2012 – Gryphon Technologies, LC was awarded a competitive-bid $101.2 million contract by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane, for research and development, engineering, analysis, configuration management, information technology management, supply programmatic, functional and administrative tasking in support of operation and sustainment of the Sea-Based X-Band (SBX-1). Gryphon Technologies will provide overall coordination of the radar, platform, and mission integration activities to include: Operation and Sustainment (O&S) of the Non-BMDS Electronic Systems including SBX-1 Non-Mission Communications Systems (NMC) systems; Integrated Electronic Security Systems (IESS); and Direct-to-Sailor Entertainment System.
“We are very excited about this win. The SBX is strategically important to the Nation. This is a big vote of confidence and a credit to our technical ability,” said P.J. Braden, founder and CEO of Gryphon Technologies. Gryphon’s SBX Program Manager, Jim Wesseling, also commented that “We welcome the opportunity to support NSWC in the operation and sustainment of this critical operational asset of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS).”
The Gryphon Team includes General Dynamics IT, Teledyne Brown Engineering, Applied Technical Systems, The GBS Group, KAYA Associates, The Parker Group, and Stimulus Engineering.
Gryphon Technologies, LC is a premier engineering and technical services firm providing support to national security and coalition forces. The company has been named one of Maryland’s 50 fastest growing technology companies.