Imagine One Awarded New SBIR III Contract to Support CANES Program

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Imagine One Technology & Management has been awarded a $19.3 million contract from Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) for the Naval Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) program. Imagine One will provide an intelligent data mining agent and smart decision support process to the CANES program, Navy shipboard networking experts will embed this support capability in a next-generation shipboard tactical communications system.

 

Future installations of the CANES shipboard tactical network will support officials in San Diego. Imagine One will provide the Navy with intelligent technology and support to supply the CANES program with dynamic planning, re-planning and automation of test procedures as part of the contract.

 

CANES will help to consolidate and modernize shipboard network systems to improve operational effectiveness and affordability across the fleet. CANES delivers capabilities within one system, bringing infrastructure that will enable timely and interoperable information exchange among tactical, support, and administrative users, applications, and computer systems.

 

The program also represents a critical component of the Navy's modernization planning by upgrading cyber security, command and control, communications, and intelligence systems afloat. CANES operational testing began last August aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76). Full CANES deployment and operational capability is expected as early as this summer. CANES ultimately will be deployed on 180 ships, submarines, and land sites by 2022.

 

Nancie Lumpkins, President/CEO for Imagine One, is excited by the recent contract win, stating: “Southeast Region Artificial Intelligence (AI) engineers have developed an AI framework that can take legacy C5ISR programs into the future. In the same way that smart phones and tablets have become the norm, we will see this technology become pervasive in our national warfighting systems”.

 

On this contract, Imagine One work will be in San Diego until February 2020. For more information on the CANES SPAWAR program, visit: http://www.public.navy.mil/spawar/. For official press release information on the CANES program, visit: http://www.militaryaerospace.com/articles/2015/02/canes-decision-support.html?cmpid=EnlMAEFebruary112015

 

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. provides program management, FMS, systems engineering, test & evaluation, CYBER engineering services, training, information technology, and logistics services to (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Space and Naval Warfare Systems (SPAWAR), Naval Surface Weapons Center (NSWC) Dahlgren, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWC AD), and the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Imagine One is an Employee Owned WOSB founded in 1998; headquartered in Colonial Beach, VA, with additional offices in Lexington Park, MD; Arlington, VA, and Charleston, SC.

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. announces new Vice President of Lexington Park Operations

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Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Fred Severson from Senior Manager to Vice President of Lexington Park Operations, effective 2 February 2015. Mr. Severson joined Imagine One as a Senior Manager in August 2012. He has managed several programs at Imagine One, including the Naval Undergraduate Flight Training Systems Program Office (PMA-273) and Aerial Target and Decoy Systems Program Office (PMA-208). He is responsible for providing Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) contracts, program management oversight, and business development support.

 

Mr. Severson has previously worked for other Defense Contractors as a Department Manager in charge of three geographically dispersed branches which consisted of 25+ personnel working in multiple programs.  He has extensive experience providing systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, and supervisory support to NAVAIR Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)/DoD. He was former Active Duty Navy and is currently a Navy Reservist Commander with over 26 years of military experience as a Helicopter Pilot, amassing over 3,500 mishap-free flight hours. He has earned the Sikorsky Search and Rescue (SAR) pin for the long-range overwater rescue of two shipwrecked sailors. He has also received a Joint Service Achievement Medal, Air Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, and a Navy Commendation Medal for numerous combat missions.

 

Mr. Severson has a Bachelor’s degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and a Master’s degree in Systems Technology (Space Systems Operations) from the United States Naval Postgraduate School (USNPS) in Monterey, California.  He also attended and successfully completed the Naval Aviation Safety Officer course and recently received his Program Management Professional (PMP) Certification.

           

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. provides program management, FMS, systems engineering, test & evaluation, CYBER engineering services, training, information technology, and logistics services to (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Space and Naval Warfare Systems (SPAWAR), Naval Surface Weapons Center (NSWC) Dahlgren, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWC AD), and the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Major contract vehicles supporting DoD customers include three SSC-LANT 8(a) MACs, SeaPort-e, GSA MOBIS, and 8(a) GSA STARS II. Imagine One is an Employee Owned WOSB founded in 1998; headquartered in Colonial Beach, VA, with additional offices in Lexington Park, MD; Arlington, VA, and Charleston, SC.

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. Maturity Level 3 Reappraisal Success

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Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. is pleased to announce that the Software Development Group has been appraised at Maturity Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. This appraisal focused on the Organizational Set of Standard Processes (OSSP), Process Improvement Program (PIP), Training Program, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Intelligent Information Exploitation Engine (I2E2) project, SBIR Intelligent Decision Making Technology Development (IDMTD) project, and the project to remodel the Shirlington office.

 

Under the guidance of Leigh Riley (Acme Process Group, CMMI Institute Certified Lead Appraiser), the appraisal team reviewed the artifacts from the PIP, Training Program, and projects mentioned above to determine if they met the CMMI Level 3 development requirements for organizational, project management, and technical process areas. Imagine One reached Maturity Level 3 for the first time in December 2011. The CMMI Institute requires organizations to maintain their appraisals every three years to ensure process improvement is ongoing. The appraisal shows that the PIP continues to improve the OSSP for future projects. The next appraisal will take place in 2017.

 

CMMI® is a capability improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. An appraisal at Maturity Level 3 indicates the organization is performing at a “defined” level. 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.

 

Special thank you to all the members involved with helping with the project; it was a large effort and outstanding accomplishment.

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. Awarded PMA-208 Contract

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Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. is pleased to announce the award of an $11.6 million dollar contract for the Naval Air Systems Command Aerial Target and Decoy Systems Program Office (PMA-208) under Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) in Patuxent River, MD.

 

PMA-208 is responsible for the development, procurement and sustainment of Aerial Targets and Decoys in support of weapon systems Test and Evaluation, Fleet Training, and Strike Operations. The Aerial Target and Decoy Systems Program Office (PMA-208), a program reporting to the Program Executive Officer (PEO) for Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons (U&W), develops, procures, and sustains Aerial Targets and Decoys in support of weapon systems Test and Evaluation, Fleet Training, and Strike Operations. Currently, PMA-208 programs encompass all stages of the acquisition process from development to disposal.

           

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. provides program management, FMS, systems engineering, test & evaluation, CYBER engineering services, training, information technology, and logistics services to Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Space and Naval Warfare Systems (SPAWAR), Naval Surface Weapons Center (NSWC) Dahlgren, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWC AD), and the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Major contract vehicles supporting DoD customers include three SSC-LANT 8(a) MACs, SeaPort-e, GSA MOBIS, and 8(a) GSA STARS II. Imagine One is an Employee Owned WOSB founded in 1998; headquartered in Colonial Beach, VA, with additional offices in Lexington Park, MD; Arlington, VA, and Charleston, SC.

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. Awarded PMA-275 V-22 PMSS Contract

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Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. has been awarded a $26.2 million dollar contract to support PMA-275 V-22 Joint Program Office (JPO) Program Management Support Services (PMSS) under Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) in Patuxent River, MD.

 

PMA-275 PMSS is responsible for providing program and acquisition management support services and processes for Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, USSOCOM, Foreign Military and other activities within the V-22 Joint Program.  PMA-275 PMSS provides program management, financial management, acquisition management, administrative, and security support for all aircraft and production activities and various Operational Safety Improvements Programs (OSIPs) for the V-22 program.

           

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. provides program management, FMS, systems engineering, test & evaluation, CYBER engineering services, training, information technology, and logistics services to Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Space and Naval Warfare Systems (SPAWAR), Naval Surface Weapons Center (NSWC) Dahlgren, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWC AD), and the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Major contract vehicles supporting DoD customers include three SSC-LANT 8(a) MACs, SeaPort-e, GSA MOBIS, and 8(a) GSA STARS II. Imagine One is an Employee Owned WOSB founded in 1998; headquartered in Colonial Beach, VA, with additional offices in Lexington Park, MD; Arlington, VA, and Charleston, SC.

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. welcomes new Vice President of Washington D.C. Region

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Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. is pleased to welcome the new Vice President of the Washington D.C. region, Mr. Jim Fahlsing. He will be responsible for managing the business base at NAVSEA and Coast Guard. He will also be responsible for the strategic growth initiatives in IT and Cyber along with the overall growth in the Washington D.C. Region.

 

Mr. Fahlsing joins Imagine One with a strong operations, business development, and team building background. He has over 30 years of experience within the government and commercial Cyber security domains. As the former Vice President Director of Programs for SAIC, he achieved year over year margin and revenue goals as demonstrated by a projected 28% revenue growth.

 

His previous experience includes acting as a Program Manager and Chief Electrical Systems Engineer in the United States Air Force for eight years. He managed the full life cycle development of the Milstar satellite control complex valued at $130M. Mr. Fahlsing holds a Master’s of Science degree in Systems Management from the University of Southern California. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University. Mr. Fahlsing is also a Project Management Professional (PMP).

 

Imagine One Technology & Management, Ltd. provides mission-critical program management, systems engineering, test & evaluation, Cyber engineering services, training, information technology and logistics services.

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