Rear Admiral Mark R. Whitney Visits TRISTAR

July 19, 2017 – Rear Admiral Mark R. Whitney, Director, Fleet Maintenance (N43 Maintenance) U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia came to Bedford, IN to visit the TRISTAR Engineering, Inc (TRISTAR) corporate production facility. Whitney came to review the U.S. Navy’s topside antenna restoration and overhaul operations. Whitney was accompanied by dignitaries from the Rotating Radar Program Office (PEO-IWS/2R), Washington DC, including Howard James (PEO IWS 2R1E), Anthony Stacy (PEO-IWS/RF), and Scott Doherty (C51). Also in attendance were personnel from Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Indiana and Naval Surface Warfare Center PHD, Damneck Virginia (Rotating Radar in Service Engineering Agent).

RADM Whitney was given a guided tour by Mr. Carlos Gaitani, TRISTAR Chief Executive Officer, through the restoration facility highlighting the critical operations performed at TRISTAR in support of the U.S. Navy Warfighter. During a brief session immediately following the tour, RADM Whitney stated, “I thank TRISTAR for all your support and have a great appreciation of the critical efforts performed by TRISTAR as well as the noticeable commitment of TRISTAR employee-driven excellence.” Whitney continued to give high praise to the level of TRISTAR employee dedication and involvement in the development of the processes utilized in the performance of restoration and overhaul process which is invaluable service to the U.S. Fleet.

After RADM Whitney concluded his tour of TRISTAR facility he traveled to NSWC Crane to review additional Radar Restoration efforts underway.

TRISTAR Awarded Human Resources and Workforce Development Contract at NSWC Crane Division, IN

May 25, 2017 – Tri Star Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) Bedford, IN today announced it won an unrestricted single a five-year Seaport-e Task Order from Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division (NSWC Crane) to support professional services to include in the areas of Labor and Employee Relations, Staffing and Classification, Workforce Development, Equal Employment Opportunity, and Human Resources Policy Planning and Analysis. NSWC Crane provides comprehensive leadership and support for complex military systems spanning development, deployment, and sustainment in three mission areas: Electronic Warfare/Information Operations, Strategic Missions, and Special Missions. NSWC Crane leverages its unique technical capabilities and those of industry partners to provide rapid response technical solutions to meet the mission of the warfighter.

The Human Resources Division is responsible for the overall development and execution of the Human Capital Strategy for NSWC Crane.
The primary location for the performance of work under this contract is at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) a world-class Navy Installation providing technical solutions to the Department of Defense.

Additional Information:

TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered in Bloomington, IN. TRISTAR is a unique small business, and we are passionate about our employees and customers. TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies, and cybersecurity, technical services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense. Our motto “To Be the Best you Hire the Best” and we work side-side with our customers every day to support their mission-critical operations and helping transform organizations. 

CONTACT:
Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR COO
chris.agresti@star3.com

TRISTAR Achieves Verification from VA Vets Program

TRISTAR Engineering, Inc (TRISTAR) is excited to announce that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), has verified TRISTAR as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and added to the Vendor Information Pages (VIP) at http://www.vip.vetbiz.gov.

TRISTAR is now certified as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)!  TRISTAR is now eligible to participate in Veterans First Contracting Program opportunities with VA.

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TRISTAR Awarded Subcontract for Electronic Warfare Expeditionary Airborne Domain

April 12, 2017 – Tri Star Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) Bloomington, IN was awarded a five-year Subcontract from SAIC to provide professional, engineering, technical, and logistics support services for Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane).

Tasking includes Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation: Tech Manuals and Publications; and Support Equipment.

The primary location for the performance of work under this contract is at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) a world class Navy Installation providing technical solutions to the Department of Defense.

Additional Information:

TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered Bloomington, IN. TRISTAR is a unique small business, and we are passionate about our employees and customers. TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies and cyber security, technical services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense. Our motto “To Be the Best you Hire the Best” and we work side-by side with our customers every day to support of their mission critical operations and helping transform organizations.

CONTACT:
Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR COO
chris.agresti@star3.com

TRISTAR Awarded Subcontract for Electronic Warfare Expeditionary Domain

April 12, 2017 – Tri Star Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) Bloomington, IN was awarded a five-year Subcontract from SAIC to provide engineering, project management, logistics and technical support services and configuration management services for Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division.

Tasking under this contract will support Spectrum Warfare Department that encompasses primarily the Airborne domain in AEA Systems Division. TRISTAR will provide Technical Data Support; Engineering Drawing Maintenance; Configuration Management Support; Technical Documentation; Maintenance Data Collection Supply and Provisioning Support and Program Support.

The primary location for the performance of work under this contract is at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) a world class Navy Installation providing technical solutions to the Department of Defense.

Additional Information:

TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered Bloomington, IN. TRISTAR is a unique small business, and we are passionate about our employees and customers. TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies and cyber security, technical services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense. Our motto “To Be the Best you Hire the Best” and we work side-by side with our customers every day to support of their mission critical operations and helping transform organizations.

CONTACT:
Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR COO
chris.agresti@star3.com

TRISTAR Relocates Corporate Headquarters to Bloomington, IN

April 3, 2017 – Tri Star Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) proudly announces the opening of its new Corporate Headquarters (HQ) in Bloomington, IN. The new office is in one Bloomington’s premiere locations with proximity to highways, Indiana University, Ivy Tech and Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Base (NSWC Crane). This office is part of TRISTAR’s new growth strategy “Driving Change” to expand the Information Technology Services portfolio.

TRISTAR Corporate HQ location: 1801 S. Liberty Drive, Suite 200, Bloomington, IN 47403

TRISTAR Corporate HQ numbers remain the same, Main #: 812.277.0208; Fax #: 812.804.1760 and website is the same (www.star3.com)

TRISTAR’s new corporate office location is next to the Coca-Cola Distribution Center, and directly across from the UPS Customer Center with easy access to/from Highway 37. 

TRISTAR occupies over 15,000 square feet of space and all new facilities, such as more 4 comfortable meeting rooms that can host up to 40 people and better parking facilities. Located in the former BLOOM building and contributes to the city’s goals for attracting small business and defense contracting.

“TRISTAR has created a culture of caring, integrity and excellence in delivery” said Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR Chief Operating Officer. “This office expansion, provides opportunity to grow our IT capabilities, reimagine TRISTAR in the Defense industry and better meet the needs of our customers.”

 An important part of the TRISTAR culture is connectivity with the customers.  The successful execution of this office will allow TRISTAR to continue a successful partnership with our employees, customers, and the communityAs an example, TRISTAR’s Indiana based employees go to NSWC Crane base two and three times a day for customer meetings, strategic sessions, and briefings. Whether it is developing program schedule and POAM’s, or working on a complex software technology issue, TRISTAR employees are engaged with their customers daily.

 TRISTAR looks forward to continuing to work with you at our new address.

TRISTAR Awarded Navy Electronic Warfare: Expeditionary Domain Task Order

March 2, 2017 – TRISTAR Engineering Inc,(TRISTAR) Bedford, IN as a team member of SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (SAIC) is pleased to be part of the team that has been awarded the Task Order (TO) for the Navy Electronic Warfare: Expeditionary Domain at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division.

The support services performed under this Task Order is Engineering, Technical, Logistics, and Programmatic services across the Department of Defense Acquisition Life-Cycle for Expeditionary Electronic Warfare Systems Division (EEWSD) in support of the Spectrum Warfare Department at Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane across the Department of Defense Acquisition Life-Cycle. Expeditionary Electronic Warfare encompasses Littoral, Riverine, Amphibious, Ground, and Low Altitude domains of Electronic Warfare (EW). The focus of this effort is on development, upgrade and support of EW systems and technologies encompassing electronic attack (EA), electronic protection (EP), electronic support (ES), and Cyber/EW activities in the areas of vectors or techniques for cyber payload delivery, offensive / defensive vulnerabilities assessment, and Cyber/EW test infrastructure development.

This is a five-year (5) Task Order with work will be performed at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division Base, Crane, IN. The task order was competed under Seaport-e.

TRISTAR Engineering Inc. Opens new office in San Diego, CA

February 7, 2017, San Diego, CA – TRISTAR Engineering Inc. (TRISTAR) an Indiana-based company is proud to announce the opening of an office in San Diego, CA. The new office is in one of the city’s premier locations in the heart of the San Diego Waterfront, next to the San Diego Baseball Stadium with great proximity to highways. This new office is part of TRISTAR’s growth strategy to expand operations in the West Coast market. The new TRISTAR office is located at 350 10th Avenue, Suite 1000, San Diego 92101-7496; Office 619.344.2665

“San Diego is a booming market,” stated Carlos Gaitani, CEO and President of TRISTAR. “We anticipate that TRISTAR will have great success in this region due to the ongoing growth of the Defense industry in the area.” “With this office, we are expanding our capabilities with local presence in San Diego illustrating our commitment to the community and better ability to meet the needs of current and future customers.”

“San Diego is a world-recognized leader in innovation, technologies, and sustainable business practices, which means TRISTAR is extremely well poised to do business here,” he said. “We’re acquiring new partnerships every day and believe TRISTAR will become a critical player on the West Coast.”

TRISTAR Awarded Software and Cyber Engineering Contract at NSWC Crane Division, IN

December 22, 2016 – Tri Star Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) Bedford, IN today announced it won an unrestricted single five-year Seaport-e Task Order from Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division (NSWC Crane) for Software and Cyber Engineering for Expeditionary Services.  TRISTAR will provide engineering, technical and program support services for tactical software engineering and cyber engineering for expeditionary systems and attendant product lines in the areas of command, control, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (C2ISR), and other special capabilities to include: Software Integration, Software Development, Software Engineering, Software Architecture, Cybersecurity/Information Assurance, Software Deployment, Software Support Activity (SSA), In-Service Engineering Activity (ISEA), as well as Logistics, Configuration Management, and Repair support services as they relate to software and cyber engineering. These services are for a wide variety of systems supported by Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC Crane), Maneuver and Engagement Division (JXS), and Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems Division (JXT).

Tasking under this contract will include Research and Development Support; Engineering, System Engineering and Process Engineering Support; Modeling, Simulation, Stimulation, and Analysis Support; System Design Documentation and Technical Data Support; Prototyping, Pre-Production, Model-Making, and Fabrication Support; Software Engineering, Development, Programming, and Networking Support; Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability (RM&A) Support; Human Factors, Performance, and Usability Engineering Support; System Safety Engineering Support; Configuration Management (CM) Support; Quality Assurance (QA) Support; Information System (IS) Development, Information Assurance (IA) and Information Technology (IT) Support; Interoperability, Test, and Evaluation, Trials Support; Logistics Support; Training Support; In-Service Engineering, Fleet Introduction, Installation and Checkout Support; and Program Support.

The primary location for the performance of work under this contract is at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) a world-class Navy Installation providing technical solutions to the Department of Defense.

Additional Information:

TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered in Bloomington, IN. TRISTAR is a unique small business, and we are passionate about our employees and customers. TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies, and cybersecurity, technical services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense. Our motto “To Be the Best you Hire the Best” and we work side-side with our customers every day to support their mission-critical operations and helping transform organizations.

CONTACT:
Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR COO
chris.agresti@star3.com

TRISTAR Awarded Subcontract to provide Distance Support Services for the Sea Warrior Program Office (PMW 240) SPAWAR, San Diego, CA

November 11, 2016 – TRISTAR Engineering Inc, (TRISTAR) Bedford, IN was awarded a five-year subcontract from Valkyrie Enterprises, LLC, to provide Distance Support (DS) Contractor Support Services for Sea Warrior Program Office PMW 240. TRISTAR shall provide relevant experience, program management (PM), sustainment/maintenance services, alteration installation fleet support, software sustainment, and framework upgrades in support of the two primary DS projects: Navy 311 and Navy Information/Application Product Suite (NIAPS).

Distance Support (DS) is a Navy Enterprise effort that combines people (e.g., subject matter experts (SMEs)), processes (e.g., remote equipment monitoring, tele-medicine, interactive detailing, etc.), and technology (e.g., data compression and replication) into a collaborative infrastructure without regard to geographic location. DS, at a minimum, includes the functional areas of logistics; maintenance and modernization; Manpower, Personnel, Training, and Education (MPT&E); and medical support. DS remotely projects reactive, proactive, and predictive support to sailors across these functional areas, to achieve the right readiness at the right time, at the right cost. Effective and reliable information transfer is a key prerequisite to enable DS capabilities and processes.

Distance Support (DS) is a major component of the Program Manager, Warfare (PMW) 240 portfolio, which is housed within the Navy’s Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems (PEO-EIS). DS allows sailors to manage their careers, collaborate with SMEs, and access and receive authoritative information in near real-time wherever they are operating. DS furnishes the tools and creates business rules necessary to provide improved capability to the Warfighter.

Work on this contract will be performed in Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) San Diego, CA (primary location), Mechanicsburg, PA, SPAWAR Norfolk, VA, NSWC Crane, Indiana, and various United States (U.S.) Navy bases and ports worldwide.

Additional Information:

TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered in Bloomington, IN. TRISTAR is a unique small business, and we are passionate about our employees and customers. TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies, and cybersecurity, technical services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense. Our motto “To Be the Best you Hire the Best” and we work side-side with our customers every day to support their mission-critical operations and helping transform organizations.

CONTACT:
Christina M. Agresti, TRISTAR COO
chris.agresti@star3.com