McKean Awarded Two NSWC Contracts

16 October 2018
(Philadelphia, PA) – McKean Defense Group, LLC announced today that it was awarded two contracts out of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Philadelphia Division (NSWC PD) totaling more than $70M.  Both contracts are Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contracts with a five-year period of performance.

The first award is valued at $41M and includes engineering and technical services for electrical power and generation systems for surface ships, submarines, and assault craft. McKean was also awarded a $30M contract for alteration, equipment life cycle management, data collection and analysis, metrics, development and testing, system operability testing, and logistic product development support for Army Watercraft and other hull, mechanical and electrical systems.

“These wins increase our NSWC PD program portfolio significantly and provide the flexibility for us to continue current work, and support new customers,” said Joseph Carlini, Chief Executive Officer of McKean Defense. “We are encouraged both by the confidence shown in making these awards, and the additional Philadelphia expansion afforded by several key subcontract wins as well.”

Tasking will occur at NSWC PD Philadelphia, as well as other locations stateside and internationally.

Additional Information:
McKean Defense is an employee-owned Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation, and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean Defense’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean Defense’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. More information can be found at


Roberta Chagnot
McKean Defense