Keeping R&D Projects on Schedule and within Budget
The Client: Benet Laboratories is a Department of the Army research, development and engineering facility located at the Watervliet Arsenal in upstate New York. The RDT&E facility is tasked to maintain the Army’s expertise for technology, design, development, engineering and production & field support for large caliber armament systems, consisting of cannons, mortars, recoilless rifles, tank gun mounts, recoil mechanisms, munitions handling systems and tank turret components. To perform this function Benet Labs requires extensive information technology equipment, software, and services as well as project management and resource management technical support.
The Challenge: Benet Labs takes on tough, cutting edge projects. The purpose of this contract is to obtain contractual technical support to assist Benet Laboratories with automation, project management, resource management and electrical engineering to support those efforts. These services augment existing resources with experience and capability which either is not available or exceeds in-house capabilities.
The Solution: The principal challenge of this project is to recruit, train and retain the right skill mix of technical and PM support staff to meet the customers’ needs. Uninterrupted, high quality and overall effective contract management was ensured by our project management approach that uses repeatable project management processes and software tools for project planning, tracking, and cost and schedule control.
The Result: Team KeyLogic provides integrated support for the Benet Laboratories, ARDEC. Under multiple tasks, Team KeyLogic provides automation technical support, resource management support, program management, and real-time software (electrical) engineering services to support the Benet Laboratories Information Technology Center, and Engineering Teams.
To learn more about how Technical Support Services from KeyLogic can help your agency keep its R&D projects on schedule and within budget, please contact us today at 888.204.9649.