Charleston, South Carolina – January 30, 2020 – Altron a Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) announced today that they have joined the Undersea Technology Innovation Consortium (UTIC). UTIC promotes the rapid development, prototyping and commercialization of innovative undersea and maritime technology and advances learning in the undersea and maritime sector for commercial, academic, and defense organizations. UTIC welcomes participation by organizations – both traditional and non-traditional – who have technologies that can contribute to undersea and maritime domain applications.
The Consortium represents a united undersea and maritime industry voice, breaking down barriers to growth by identifying and integrating undersea and maritime technology resources and opportunities, and providing the environment to collaborate on innovative solutions. Our strong and cohesive undersea and maritime community provides Consortium members the opportunity to identify and advance technologies that can rapidly and affordably integrate into government mission areas. This ultimately results in the innovative growth of the domain, establishing our maritime and undersea members as a recognized national resource, and enhancing long term prospects for continued growth and vitality of our national undersea and maritime technology community.
Mike Gercken, Altron VP of Engineering, stated: “We are very excited to be part of the UTIC community. We have been working with the Navy’s Submarine command for over 15 years and believe we bring strong expertise to the consortium”.
Altron is an engineering, technology, and professional services firm that has been providing award-winning solutions and services for over 25 years. From developing secure and reliable software solutions for the U.S. Navy and the Department of Justice to testing and monitoring connected and autonomous vehicle systems to controlling the passport processing life-cycle for the Department of State, our team is trusted by key federal agencies and corporate clients to perform under rigorous requirements.
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