Delta Solutions & Strategies received a $7.7 million, five-year contract from the United States Navy to provide operations and maintenance of the Navy’s transmitter facility in Dixon, Calif.
The Naval Radio and Transmitter Facility in Dixon is a government-owned, contractor-operated facility that provides round-the-clock communication support via a low frequency and very low frequency transmitter, used to communicate with submerged submarines. In addition, the company will maintain the transmitters for high-frequency global communications system that provides support for both the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force.
The facility at Dixon has been operational since 1947 and became contractor-operated in 1979. The antenna complex housed there is used to communicate with the Naval and Air Force fleets in the Pacific Ocean.
The Colorado Springs-based company and its partner, Rome Research Corp., will hire 13 people to work on the new contract.
Delta Solutions started in 2000 by Kelly Bain, and specializes in systems engineering and technical assistance work for a variety of customers. According to its website, the company provides support to U.S. Northern Command, the Air Force Space Command for Space and Missile Capabilities, indirect weapon systems consolidated logistics, U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command, expedited professional engineering support services to the Naval Sea Systems Command and to Maricopa County, Ariz.