At ADTRAN, Inc., we believe amazing things happen when people connect. From the cloud edge to the subscriber edge, we help communications service providers around the world manage and scale services that connect people, places and things to advance human progress. Whether rural or urban, domestic or international, telco or cable, enterprise or residential—ADTRAN solutions optimize existing technology infrastructures and create new, multi-gigabit platforms that leverage cloud economics, data analytics, machine learning and open ecosystems—the future of global networking. Find more at ADTRAN.com, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Calhoun Community College exemplifies the two-year college mission of commitment to excellence in teaching and service and is the region’s leader in education and workforce development.
The largest of the two-year institutions comprising The Alabama Community College System, Calhoun is an open-admission, community-based, state-supported, coeducational, comprehensive community college dedicated to providing affordable, high-quality and accessible education to individuals in its four-county service area. Offering 49 associate degree options and 52 career/certificate programs, Calhoun serves approximately 11,500 students at its 110-acre Decatur campus; its Huntsville/Cummings Research Park site; and at the Limestone Correctional Facility. The college’s faculty and staff are well qualified and remain current in their areas of expertise. Over 80 percent of the full-time faculty possess at least a master’s degree, and approximately 15 percent hold the doctorate.For over 64 years, Calhoun has been an active member of North Alabama. Graduates of the college permeate the community, and many of them have gone on to complete baccalaureate degrees at other institutions in the area, or have entered the work force after successfully completing programs of study and training.
Calhoun successfully continues to meet the educational and training demands of a unique and highly diverse population. The college also is committed to providing training and education for area business and industry through our Calhoun Workforce Solutions department.
As an institution on the cutting edge of providing excellence in teaching and service, Calhoun has enjoyed local, state, regional, and national distinction. Since 1989, the college has experienced national attention through having seven of its students named as the top community college student in the nation.
At Dynetics, our history of technical excellence is built on a foundation of innovation and integrity. Our mission is to deliver superior-quality, high-technology products and services ethically, responsively, and cost-effectively—a mission we take seriously. All Dynetics employees make a commitment to continuing this legacy, united by the drive to provide cutting-edge capabilities for our customers.
We also value our collaborative culture. More than employees, our people are owners of Dynetics, a 100% employee-owned business. They are the reason Dynetics can commit to technical excellence, integrity, and customer satisfaction.
More than just a company, we are a partner. We seek to strengthen and enrich the communities in which we live.
At Dynetics, we enjoy our work. We enjoy each other. We enjoy doing more for our customers. That is the Dynetics difference.
To leverage the synergy between discovery, education, medicine, and economic development in genomic sciences to improve the human condition around the globe by developing and applying scientific advances to health, agriculture, learning, and commercialization.
Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide, offering an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies for applications from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace.
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing. The Company provides full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, defense, energy and environment markets. Teledyne Brown has expertise in systems integration, technology development, hardware design, prototype development, system test and evaluation, advanced manufacturing, performance-based logistics solutions, and operations and maintenance.
UAH is a public Tier 1 national university located in Huntsville, AL, which Southern Living recently named one of the best college towns in the South. Its students hail from almost all 50 U.S. states and more than 80 countries. Included among this year’s record-setting enrollment of over 9,100 was an incoming freshman class with both the highest average ACT score (27.9) and GPA (3.89) in the school’s history. Once they graduate, these students typically go on to earn a higher average starting ($54,000) and mid-career ($98,500) salary than most of their peers across Alabama.
We are a Woman Owned Small Business providing global technical, logistics, and training support to a wide variety of customers. Our team of highly talented professionals is dedicated to ensuring that customers meet or exceed their mission goals. Founded in 2007, 4M has developed an impressive portfolio of high end technical skills as well as substantial past performance across the Federal sector. With a wide range of contract vehicles and GSA schedules, 4M is able to rapidly respond to customer requirements. Additionally we recognize that our people are our most important resource and our best credentials. Providing our team members with the most competitive compensation and benefits packages ensures a highly motivated and stable workforce for our customers.
4M Research is committed to excellence, mission accomplishment, value, and caring.
We are a mature small business, offering products and engineering services to enable your mission’s success. Since 1996, a.i. solutions’ proven capabilities and customized solutions have supported our nation’s defense and civilian space agencies for over 20 years.
AAR is an independent provider of aviation services to commercial and government customers in more than 100 countries. Our aftermarket expertise and award-winning solutions help customers increase efficiency and reduce costs while maintaining high levels of quality, service and safety.
With a mission to help our customers improve quality, increase capacity, reduce costs, and improve efficiency, we have become one of the most trusted companies in the industry. With so many material handling solutions to choose from, your warehouse will become more efficient in no time. When it comes to quality products and practices, ABCO Systems makes a big difference in the way you run your business
We are an established technology company providing integrated products and solutions for Government Defense, Intelligence, and other Federal Agencies. Our core competencies are aligned with the current and anticipated needs of our customers and address emerging global security challenges in key areas, such as C4ISR, Cybersecurity, Health IT, Intelligence, Enterprise Network Operations and unmanned systems, which are critical to the defense of our nation and its allies.
When municipal owners need to know about collection system flows and sewer levels, they choose ADS to monitor performance. They rely on ADS for robust, accurate and affordable measurement, the kind of hydraulic analysis necessary to support project and financial objectives.
At ADS, we offer comprehensive, innovative flow information, from real-time flow data to temporary flow monitoring reports. ADS also offers level monitoring to provide early warning of preventable blockages – preventing overflows and optimizing sewer cleaning. Drawing upon over four decades of experience and thousands of flow and level assessment projects, we tailor our product recommendations to meet your most challenging projects and provide the right level of services to match your budget and resources. For knowledge about the performance of your collection system, you can rely on our comprehensive array of software products to deliver information of the highest quality. From flow monitors, level monitors, software, field services and data processing to Web-based information and statistical reporting, ADS delivers the right information at an affordable cost.
Advanced Aerospace Tooling (AAT) has an experienced staff of highly skilled engineers and manufacturing personnel, including a management team with extensive experience in the aerospace research and development industry. At AAT we take great pride in being able to provide our proprietary, state of the art, high strength resin (AT2LAS™) to the aerospace, marine, and other industries. AT2LAS™, which we pour to net, is ideal for use in rapid prototyping, high temp (425° F) autoclave curing of composites, injection and blow molding and other tooling. Initial testing has indicated that AT2LAS™ has specific ballistic protection properties as well. As our product is water, chemical and corrosion resistant we are evaluating marine and on-wing applications.
One of the goals of the MDA Advanced Research program is to capitalize on the creativity and innovation of the nation’s universities and small business community in pursuit of a broad range of revolutionary technologies for applications and insertion into the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS).
To achieve this goal, Advanced Research seeks to develop cutting-edge technologies by partnering with our nation’s small businesses and universities through our Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) programs and the University Engagement program. Advanced Research also has an International University-to-University program between U.S. and foreign universities of allied nations to identify and develop cooperative research efforts on research beneficial to the BMDS.
Advanced Research also focuses on the Commercialization and Transition of technology developed for the BMDS into applications in the commercial sector. This work benefits the warfighter, promotes economic growth, and enhances the quality of life in the United States.
In 2006, Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney joined together specifically to develop an advanced turboshaft helicopter engine that achieves the aggressive performance goals set by the U.S. Army: a 50% more powerful and 25% more fuel-efficient engine for the Black Hawk and Apache fleets. The dual-spool T900 engine developed by ATEC will meet or exceed every performance standard set by the Army. ATEC supports U.S. jobs in engineering, supply chain, manufacturing and logistics. Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney have decades of experience powering commercial and military aircraft – including helicopters, cargo planes, tankers, trainers and fighters. ATEC combines the best technology and experience of these two industry leaders to produce the T900.