Engineering and Technical Services

Insight specializes in supporting surface assets and systems through the planning, build, sustainment and disposal phases of the acquisition lifecycle.  Our engineering and logistics technicians ensure fielded assets and systems are properly monitored, serviced and maintained to meet fleet-wide readiness requirements.

Engineering

Insight provides a broad range of engineering solutions to our customers through our experienced, highly trained and certified Professional Engineers. Our offerings span numerous technical disciplines, highlighted by our Naval Engineering expertise where we provide engineering design and development, depot level planning and execution, and support for the procurement of repairs and equipment affecting hull, structural, heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems, piping systems, hydraulics, electrical distribution and control systems, propulsion systems, weight handling equipment and other shipboard mechanical and electrical systems. This includes Hull, Mechanical & Electrical (HM&E) and Electronic (ELEX) engineering, and technical, logistical and project management support for planned and emergency repair and alteration of assets and associated equipment.

  • Naval Engineering Management Consulting
  • Marine, Systems, Civil, and Environmental Engineering.
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Reliability, Availability & Maintainability (RAM) Engineering
  • Development and Promulgation of Maintenance, Repair, and Configuration Standards.
  • Equipment Specialist Technical Support
  • Equipment Modification Analysis and Validation
  • Technical Documentation Development and Review

Integrated Logistics Support (ILS)

Insight supports Naval acquisition programs by reviewing, developing and preparing logistics products to assist with the effective delivery of newly acquired assets and systems into the field. With the use of industry best practices, our skilled personnel provide logistics products in support of Maintenance Planning, Product & Technical Data, Supply Support and Provisioning, Design Interface, and Support & Test Equipment (S&TE), as well as providing systems engineering and integration, business process support, and decisions analysis. Within the configuration, maintenance, supply chain development and technical information management domains, Insight’s Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) provide full spectrum logistics engineering services for HM&E and Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems.  Examples include:

  • Program Management Support
  • Configuration Management
  • Maintenance Planning and Development
  • Maintenance Requirements Analysis
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM)
  • Allowance Parts List Analysis
  • Supply Support Provisioning
  • Special Tools and Equipment List Analysis
  • Initial Outfit Planning
  • Failure Reporting and Corrective Action System (FRACAS) Validation
  • Depot Repair Specification Development
  • Integrated Logistics Contract Compliance Review

Test & Evaluation (T&E)

Insight provides Program Test and Evaluation (T&E) oversight and support for both major and non-major programs in the surface, land, air and C5ISR domains. In addition to our direct T&E support, our team of Test Engineers provide Research and Development (R&D) and management support services for both developed or modified air, surface, C5ISR and logistics systems, programs and projects. Applying Major Systems Acquisition policies, our technical engineering support services include, but are not limited to:

  • Program Management and Acquisition Planning Support
  • Requirements Development and Evaluation
  • Studies Evaluation
  • Test Plan Drafting/Implementation
  • Development and Operational Testing Coordination
  • Test Management Planning/Strategy/Performance
  • Requirements Verification Tracking
  • Integrated Product Team (IPT) Support
  • Test Contract Deliverable Requirements List (CDRL) Review
  • Risk Assessment and Mitigation
  • Test Discrepancy Resolution
  • Verification Progress Report (VPR) Development

Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems & Intelligence (C5I)

Insight supports the C5I community with acquisition, project management, logistics, engineering, and technical writing support, providing subject matter experts in electronic systems and spectrum management.  Within the communications domain, we have experience that spans concept to end-user radio spectrum management in mobile and point-to-point communication systems, military satellite programs, commercial satellite communication systems, and the electromagnetic compatibility between systems services.  Our experience covers the entire lifecycle of electronic systems from concept to end-of-life to include:

  • Procurement Package Development
  • Technical Documentation Preparation
  • Lifecycle Cost Estimating
  • Specification Development
  • Spectrum Engineering
  • Frequency Planning Support
  • ELEX Technical Support
  • Engineering Change (EC) Development
  • Configuration Data and Maintenance Management
  • Maintenance Standards (MS) Creation