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U.S. Navy Awards $9,962,646 IDIQ to NTS

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The Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) Contract Highlights NTS’s Commitment to Providing Best-in-Class Test Services to the Defense Sector

ANAHEIM, Calif., October 28, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National Technical Systems, Inc. ("NTS"), the leading independent provider of qualification testing, inspection, and certification solutions in North America, has been awarded a $9,962,646 contract from the United States Navy. The award is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract for testing across different NTS laboratories, including the company’s defense-sector facility in Camden, Arkansas.

The Camden test facility, which is one of NTS’s 28 test laboratories in North America, is designed to meet the specific needs of the United States Military. "We’re proud to receive a multi-year IDIQ contract from the United States Navy," said Dave Mann, Senior Vice President of Operations at NTS’s Camden laboratory. "With expansive test capabilities and an expert staff at a variety of laboratories, we have the technical expertise and physical infrastructure to support the most stringent requirements."

The firm-fixed-price IDIQ runs to 2026 and is expected to focus mainly on energetic systems response testing. In addition to energetic systems, the contract covers other requirements of the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC). The NSWC Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity. "We look forward to our continued support of the United States Navy to ensure systems operate as intended under real-world circumstances," continued Mann.

About National Technical Systems

National Technical Systems, Inc. (NTS) is the leading provider of qualification testing, inspection, and certification services in North America, serving a broad range of industries, including the civil aviation, space, defense, nuclear, telecommunications, industrial, electronics, medical, and automotive end markets. Since 1961, NTS has built the broadest geographic presence in the United States, offering more than 70 distinct environmental simulation and materials testing categories, including climatic, structural, dynamics, fluid flow, EMI/EMC, lightning, product safety, acoustics, failure analysis, chemical, and other industry-specific tests.

With 28 technologically advanced testing laboratories, this geographically diverse footprint puts NTS facilities in close proximity to its more than 8,000 clients, allowing NTS to serve the nation’s most innovative companies with industry-leading accessibility and responsiveness. NTS is accredited by numerous national and international organizations and operates its inspection division under the Unitek brand, providing a wide range of supply chain management services. NTS’ certification division, which operates under the NQA brand, is one of the largest and most respected global ISO registrars, with active certifications in more than 75 countries. For additional information about NTS, visit our website at www.nts.com or call 800-270-2516.

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