Battelle announced it will join Chugach Dynamic Solutions, LLC an Alaska Native Corporation, in a mentor-protégé venture drawing on the strengths of both organizations to provide superior support to federal customers. Battelle will rely on its wholly owned subsidiary, Battelle Applied Solutions, LLC, to serve as Mentor to Chugach in the newly formed venture called Chugach Battelle Applied Solutions, LLC.

The state of Alaska has approved the business license. The new entity is registered in and open for business for federal government contracting.

Chugach brings expertise in application development, network planning, engineering and implementation, command center design and video system configuration, and information assurance for federal customers including the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, and NASA.

Battelle Applied Solutions, LLC provides professional engineering, research, development, test and evaluation to support the nation’s critical and research infrastructure needs.

Together Chugach Battelle Applied Solutions, LLC JV will expand both companies offerings to new and expanded federal clients.

“We’re pleased to announce this partnership,” says Mike Janus, Senior Vice President for Battelle’s Environment and Infrastructure business. “This agreement allows the new venture to offer an agile, flexible, and streamlined sole-source procurement option to federal customers, providing federal customers with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) provisioned acquisition methods to achieve small business goals.”

“This is an exciting new partnership for us at Chugach,” says Mark Miller, General Manager of Chugach Dynamic Solutions, LLC. “We’re looking forward to leveraging our unique expertise and best-in-class solutions with Battelle’s breadth of market experience to expand our footprint offering our absolute best to new federal customers.”