Teledyne Brown Engineering named NASA Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year


​HUNTSVILLE, AL - April 4, 2016 - Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. (TBE) based in Huntsville, AL was named NASA’s Large Business Prime Contractor of the year for the Fiscal Year 2015.  The announcement was made during the spring 2016 NASA Industry Forum meeting hosted by the agency’s Office of Small Business programs at NASA Headquarters i​​n Washington DC. This award recognizes contractors for outstanding efforts in support of NASA’s mission.  Nominations were received from all 10 NASA centers.​

“Teledyne Brown Engineering is honored to accept this award for our work with NASA and our partnerships within the small business community.  We are proud to be supporting efforts that further space exploration and we will continue to deliver products, systems and services at the highest level of standards,” stated Jan Hess, President of Teledyne Brown Engineering.


Teledyne Brown Engineering supported NASA’s International Space Station (ISS) Program Office with integration and operations product development for over 250 payload developers in 2015. The company provided over 8,600 continuous hours of real-time science operations support to ISS, including planning and training for multiple flight controllers and astronauts throughout the year.  In addition, TBE made significant contributions to the Revolutionize ISS for Science and Exploration (RISE) efforts by streamlining processes for research utilization aboard ISS.  TBE also provided technical expertise for hardware and software products during all phases of development for the Microgravity Science Glovebox and Research Rack. 

About Teledyne Brown Engineering

Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is a full-spectrum engineering and advanced manufacturing company with operations in the United States. The company provides engineering services, systems and manufactured products to the space, defense, marine and energy markets. Find out more about Teledyne Brown Engineering at