Unrivaled Skill and Commitment.

Past Experience

  • Success in the FMS business is all about relationships with the foreign clients. It takes 10-15 years to build those relationships and VSE has done that over the course of its 14 years of FMS support to NAVSEA.
  • VSE is the first and only firm NAVSEA has entrusted with supporting naval ships that are sold, leased or granted to other countries under the FMS supportability program.
  • VSE has developed many unique and proprietary tools for FMS work including the automated Condition Report system, automated industrial project financial tracking, and FMS Lessons Learned data base.
  • 42 out of 42 successful ship and vessel transfers.
  • VSE is knowledgeable and experienced with ITAR; EU systems on ex-USN ships and Offsets. VSE is the only firm to manage a NAVSEA FMS project requiring Offsets.
  • Fourteen years of unparalleled NAVSEA FMS/FOTS program and technical service.
  • Continuously “Exceptional” performance in CPARS and “Outstanding” Award Fee scores.
  • Ex-USS Kidd Transfer Project completed 10 months ahead of schedule and 12% under budget (Taiwan).
  • First successful FMS transfer to India where other FMS programs have failed.
  • STAT teams provided training to crews on shipboard equipment maintenance and operation as well as assisting crews in reactivation of equipment; Ship Repair Team in Egypt.
  • Designed/installed a helicopter recovery system for Perry Class Frigates (Turkey).
  • Multiple PMI certified PMP’s.
  • Board of Visitors; VSE heavy hitters – Knowlton, Balisle (DRS), Bonwich (AM Sys), Giffin (SAIC) others TBD
  • ISEA – formally designated custodian of maintenance data.
  • Lowest risk/best value solution for program schedule and budget integrity; financial reporting - morphed MSRs into EVMS (lite); Mature financials based on a 15-year investment stream.
  • VSE experience has refined and streamlined our process; VSE efficiency provides customers with the best capabilities for the price.
  • No learning curve; ready to implement contract on date of award.