Northrop Grumman becomes mentor to Adept Technologies

  • 11-Mar-2009 12:29 EDT

Northrop Grumman Corp. signed a U.S. Department of Defense mentor-protege agreement with Adept Technologies, a teammate on Northrop Grumman’s Command Post Platform program. The program provides the U.S. Army with high-mobility tactical operations centers for command, control, and communications on the battlefield. Adept Technologies is a Native American-owned small business established in 1995 and headquartered in Huntsville, AL. The company offers precision design and production of components and systems for aerospace, military, and communications applications. Under the 18-month agreement, Northrop Grumman will mentor Adept Technologies in several areas, including engineering and technical training, business development, contract management, human resources, security and employee clearances, lean manufacturing, and quality control.

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