BANC3 Inc., New Jersey technology and engineering firm, has been selected as one of six prime contractors by the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center Night Vision and Electronics Sensors Directorate to provide engineering support and technology assistance under the Warrior Enabling Broad Sensor support contract.
The WEBS, totaling $1.78 billion, will provide sensor technology engineering, administrative and operations support, field technology assistance, test and evaluation, and engineering support and services for night vision and electronic sensors systems and the rest of the sensor research and development community. The NVESD research and development group is the Army's most advanced technological leader, responsible for numerous key innovations in the fields of mission-critical applications.
BANC3 will compete for work involving persistent surveillance systems, improvised explosive device/mine detection, target acquisition, surveillance reconnaissance, pilotage, navigation, force protection, neutralization location and neutralization systems, hyper- and multi-spectral detection systems and human signature exploitation, research and development, systems engineering, technology demonstrations, modeling and simulation of systems, prototype fabrication, field testing and data collection, facilities and equipment maintenance, engineering parts and materials, networking and other technical support.
“We are extremely pleased to receive this award and are honored to be one of the few businesses holding prime contracts with NVESD. We look forward to supporting NVESD in its mission of developing advanced technologies for the Warfighter,” said Babu Cherukuri, president of BANC3. “This award illustrates the government's confidence in BANC3's ability to guide clients through the maze of new technologies that require a high level of expertise.”
Headquartered in Princeton, N.J., BANC3 is defense and engineering company and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, and infrastructure and facilities design services. The company was founded in 2000.