July 14, 2020: Orlando, FL – ECS has been awarded a direct to Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project with the Defense Health Agency to design and develop haptics-based mixed reality training systems within the U.S Army’s Synthetic Training Environment.
July 9, 2020 - Orlando, FL – ECS has been awarded a Joint Conflict and Tactical Simulation (JCATS) Train, Advise, and Assist contract to provide global services and training to Morocco’s Royal Armed Forces (FAR) and the Norwegian Armed Forces (NAF) in support of their National Defense and Security objectives.
July 1, 2020 - Orlando, FL –ECS founder and CEO/president, Waymon Armstrong, has been named a finalist for the renowned Pioneer Award in the MS&T 2020 Industry Simulation & Training Awards. Industry, military, and business colleagues are asked to vote by July 16th.
February 25, 2020 - Orlando, FL - ECS has been awarded a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) technical project with the Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC), a division of the Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Research Laboratory’s (ARL) Human Research and Engineering (HRED) Directorate. The objective of this five-year program is to analyze, develop, and evaluate the use of haptics technologies in simulated immersive training environments.
February 20, 2020 - (Orlando, FL) – Awarded by the USAF as a one-year contract, this innovative PACE project supports organic learning and innovation within United States Air Force (USAF) squadrons and develops newly appointed command team members for their leadership roles.
December 12, 2019 - (Orlando, FL) – John Jansen has been promoted to Director of Contracts. Jansen has been invaluable since he joined the firm almost a year ago and continues to provide extensive professional experience and a portfolio of specialized skills in government and military contracts, subcontracts and procurement. He will oversee implementation of the firm’s contracts and subcontracts and assist with other related duties, as needed.
November 25, 2019 - Orlando, FL – Engineering & Computer Simulations (ECS) will showcase its integrated training program, Project Manager Cargo (PM Cargo), which improves the Army Aviation capabilities for the CH-47F Chinook at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) in Orlando on December 2-5.
November 22, 2019 - (Orlando, FL) – Joanne Barnieu has joined ECS as its Director of Instructional Science. Barnieu will lead the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) team and projects while providing integral research regarding the use of innovative instructional strategies and technology-based solutions.