Alphaport, Inc. Selected for NASA’s Mentor-Protege Program as Strategic Partner for Small Business
Alphaport chosen by NASA to partner with Honeywell Technology Solutions in NASA’s Mentor-Protege program for small business development.
Cleveland, OH August 8, 2013 — Alphaport, Inc., a Cleveland-based provider of aerospace engineering, knowledge management, and training services, announced it has been approved to participate in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Mentor-Protégé program to help develop NASA’s small business supplier base. The program is widely recognized by the Small Business Administration (SBA), Federal Government, and NASA as an effective means of helping small businesses to support government contracts.
This three-year agreement will partner Alphaport with Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (“HTSI”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International. As part of this important program, Honeywell will provide mentoring regarding business operations and government contracting. Alphaport will provide resources and collaborate on new business opportunities that comply with requirements of the Federal Government and SBA. NASA provides administrative support for the program and monitors progress on a biannual basis.
“This is a win–win situation for both large and small companies willing to work together on government contracts,” says Anthony J. Miranda, President and COO of Alphaport. “Only a few companies are selected for this prestigious program each year and there are stringent requirements for compliance; we are very excited to be working with Honeywell,” Miranda explained.
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Alphaport, Inc. is an engineering services company providing specialized engineering support, technology development, knowledge transfer, and training services to government and commercial clients in aerospace-related organizations.
Established in 1999, Alphaport has a strong performance history that has been built on a foundation of program and project managers, retired aerospace experts, exceptional engineers, and technical specialists serving NASA, the Department of Defense (DoD), and private industry.
Alphaport has received multiple business and technology awards, including the Inc. 500 Award honoring America’s fastest-growing private companies.
For more information, visit www.alpha-port.com
About Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI)
Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell International), employing more than 6,100 engineers, technicians, programmers, and support personnel at more than 120 locations around the globe. Since its first contract in 1950, HTSI has developed a reputation as a leader in providing operations, engineering, and maintenance services for the U.S. Government, foreign governments, and commercial customers.
Headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, HTSI is one of the world’s premier system services contractors and one of the first aerospace services company to receive ISO 9001 site certification. HTSI is a world leader in providing solutions to customers in the areas of Information Assurance, Cyber Security, Healthcare, Field Engineering, Systems Engineering, Project Management, Commercial Plant Operations, System Integration, Installation & Maintenance, Software Development, Training, Engineering and Support Systems, Physical Security System Installation, Quality System and Compliance Audits, and Calibration Services.
For more information, visit www.Honeywell.com.
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