Navy Awards ESN $13 M Contract to Continue Vital Combat Systems Work with Naval Surface Warfare Center

Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN), a leading engineering and IT solutions company in Arlington, VA, announced today that it has won a $13.5 million contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division, field activity of Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA).

ESN is the incumbent Combat Systems Operational Sequencing System (CSOSS) prime contractor.

ESN officials said they will deliver support to the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division (NSWC PHD) in the Port Hueneme, CA, San Diego, and Norfolk, VA, areas for the development, modification, validation and delivery of CSOSS for all shipboard sensors, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) and weapon systems.

The work will be performed in Hampton Roads, VA, San Diego, and Port Hueneme, CA.

The three-year contract includes a base year plus two one-year options.

"We're honored to have been awarded this contract and to continue to work with the Naval Surface Warfare Center," said ESN President and CEO Raymond F. Lopez, Jr., who served 29 years in the U.S. Navy. "We have been a steadfast partner with NSWC PHD Code A34, with a track record of implementing cost effective efficiencies through innovation and LEAN methodologies. Our TEAM, Gryphon Technologies and Indus, will continue to assist NSWC PHD providing quality products to our Warfighters."    

Under the contract, ESN will provide analyses, technical and programmatic support, information coordination, product development, and maintenance of CSOSS for all Aegis and non-Aegis ship classes, U.S. Coast Guard WMSL and WPC cutters, and applicable shore facilities (AEGIS Ashore, USCG).

"We're especially proud of this award and our customer's continued confidence in ESN," said Mr. Lopez. "As always, our focus has been to provide our customer with dedication and diligence in support of the CSOSS project. Our team's approach best exemplifies ESN's culture of 'working shoulder to shoulder' with the U.S. Navy." 

Source: Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN)
Date: Jan 5, 2015