ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA. July 1, 2016– Patrona Corporation was recently awarded a $23 million five-year contract to provide engineering, programmatic and quality assurance support for the NAVSEA Submarine Safety and Quality Assurance Division. The Submarine Safety and Quality Assurance Division is responsible for safety and quality assurance programs associated with acquisition and life cycle management of Submarine Safety (SUBSAFE), Fly-By-Wire Ship Control Systems (FBW SCS) and Deep Submergence Systems Programs and compliance with these programs.
Patrona Corporation has opened a SUBSAFE Support Center on the first floor at Maritime Plaza II. Located at 1220 12th Street SE, Washington, DC, it will be home to more than 30 employees of Patrona and its teaming partners.
“With the U.S. Navy’s choice of our team to support their critically important Submarine Safety and Quality Assurance Division, it was imperative for us to be located close to our customers,” comments Executive Vice President of Operations, Bob Morrissey. “Our SUBSAFE Support Center is a short walk from the Washington Navy Yard giving our team a rapid response capability when our customers need us.”
About Patrona Corporation Patrona Corporation is a leading small business service provider to the U.S. Navy and DoD. Patrona is a woman-owned, small disadvantaged 8(a) certified, consulting firm, founded in 2005 and headquartered in Arlington, VA, with field offices in Portsmouth, NH, the Virginia Tidewater area, and Washington, DC. Its core capabilities include: Program Management, Technical and Engineering Services, Logistics Support, Financial Management, Strategic Planning and Implementation, Operations Planning, and Quality Management.