Avineon Awarded GSA OASIS-SB Pool 3 Contract Vehicle

McLean, Virginia – October 6, 2020 – Avineon, Inc. (Avineon), a global provider of digital modernization, spatial intelligence, and engineering support services, has been awarded a One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services – Small Business (OASIS-SB) contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).

OASIS-SB is a family of seven government-wide multiple award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity task order contracts that span 29 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes and six NAICS code exceptions under subsector 541 for Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services. This best-in-class contract vehicle is readily available to Department of Defense and other federal government customers to rapidly obtain complex professional service solutions.

Avineon’s contract falls under Pool 3 for non-Brooks Act system engineering services. Avineon service offerings available to federal customers in this pool include advanced technology pilots and trials, configuration management, concept development, design documentation and technical data, independent verification and validation, life cycle management, quality assurance, requirements analysis, system design, test and evaluation, data analytics, data management, risk management, technical planning, and system security and information assurance.

Avineon’s President, Anand Subramani, noted “Avineon combines 28 years of U.S. federal government contracting expertise with the knowledge and experience derived from supporting our other clients worldwide, including Fortune 500 firms and allied nation government agencies. We are excited that our unique qualifications are now directly accessible to our U.S. government customers via OASIS-SB. We look forward to supporting GSA in making this new contract vehicle successful.”

 

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in digital modernization, spatial intelligence, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management support that improves execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia with offices in Florida, Michigan, Canada, Europe, India, and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com.

David McGill Joins Avineon as Vice President, Growth Operations

McLean, Virginia – August 18, 2020 –  Avineon, Inc., a global provider of enterprise transformation, spatial intelligence, and engineering support services to the U.S. Federal and commercial markets, announced that David McGill has joined the company as its new Vice President of Growth Operations. In this role, he will lead all aspects of business development, capture, proposal, and sales for Avineon’s U.S. Federal business unit.

Mr. McGill brings over 30 years of public sector, non-profit, and commercial experience to the Avineon team, to include having served on the Professional Services Council (PSC) and co-chairing the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s (NVTC) Cybersecurity and Privacy Committee.

As noted by Gretchen Idsinga, Avineon’s President, U.S. Federal, “David’s deep expertise in enterprise technology, cybersecurity, and digital transformation aligns perfectly with our capabilities. His professional background and insight will be added fuel for our rapidly growing organization, and we are excited to have him on board.”

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in enterprise transformation, spatial intelligence, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management support that improves execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia with offices in Florida, Michigan, Canada, Europe, India, and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com.

Avineon Completes Acquisition of Two Springs Consulting

McLean, Virginia – May 5, 2020 – Anand Subramani, President of Commercial Systems at Avineon®, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Two Springs Consulting LLC (Two Springs). As a provider of professional GIS services for more than a decade, Two Springs supports public utilities and local governments with a wealth of experience in all aspects of GIS implementation and enhancement.

Two Springs, a well-established professional services organization located in Seneca, South Carolina, is known for serving multiple clients throughout the state with exceptional quality services. The addition of the Two Springs team complements Avineon’s current professional services offering and fits with Avineon’s culture to provide reliable, value-based solutions to all of its customers.

“Avineon has been working with Two Springs ownership for several months to understand their customers, employees, and innovative geospatial solutions,” said Joel Campbell, Avineon’s Vice President – Commercial Systems. “This acquisition will enhance our offerings at a critical time in the growth of the Esri Utility Network in the municipal utility market. In addition, it reflects Avineon’s commitment to expanding our team to meet customer needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have maintained near 100% capacity worldwide during the shutdown and this acquisition increases our ability to support customers facing issues with their internal or contractor supply chains.”

“Finding a home for our customers and employees that is consistent with our values of exceptional, reliable service was important to us as we look towards focusing our energy on growing our other business interests,” says Steve Springs, Owner and Managing Director of Two Springs. “Avineon presented an opportunity to provide additional value and offerings to our long-term customers and significant growth opportunities to our staff. The cultural match of Two Springs and Avineon made this decision an easy one for us.”

Avineon offers geospatial products and services to Esri clients in numerous industries, including electric, gas, water, and telecommunication utilities, as well as local, state, and federal government agencies. Avineon’s geospatial solutions include strategy, planning, specification development, product implementation, software development, project management, scanning, photogrammetric services, stereo-compilation, photo interpretation, landbase and facilities data capture, GPS data collection, data conflation, environmental mapping, database development, training, and data maintenance.

 

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in geospatial intelligence, enterprise transformation, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management data analytics, and machine learning technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Florida, Michigan, Canada, Belgium, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, India, and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV and SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com and www.avineonlab.com.

Avineon Named One of the Best Workplaces for Commuters in 2020

McLean, Virginia – February 25, 2020 –  Avineon, Inc., a global provider of spatial intelligence, enterprise transformation, and engineering support, has been named one of the 2020 Best Workplaces for Commuters for offering employees exceptional commuter benefits.

Avineon is among a select group of workplaces in the United States that have achieved the Best Workplaces for Commuters National Standard of Excellence by providing an array of commuter benefits, resulting in at least 14 percent of their employee base not driving alone to work within a 12-month period.

“Avineon is one of the top employers in the nation offering high level commuter benefits to their employees,” said Julie Bond, Program Manager, Best Workplaces for Commuters. “Avineon made the list because they offer transportation choices that include tax free commuting and parking compensation plans and shuttle service to the nearest Metro station. Avineon gives its employees the support they need to get to and from work and be at their best before, during, and after their workday.”

“We are extremely proud about our progressive commuter benefit program that saves employees time, money and stress,” said Karlu Rambhala, Avineon’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our benefits give us a competitive edge in employee recruitment and retention while helping reduce traffic congestion and negative environmental impact.”

The Best Workplaces for Commuters program offers designated organizations access to a range of support services to assess and promote non-driving commuting of employees, including organizational assessment and implementation tool-kits, web-based tools and webinars, staff training, and information exchange.

“The companies on this list understand the importance and impact commuter benefits have on their employees and the value they bring to the environment,” said Bond. “Excellent commuter benefit programs reward these companies not just with a national designation, but buoys workplace productivity, customer loyalty and brand recognition in an increasingly competitive marketplace.”

 

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Florida; Michigan; Canada; Europe; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com.

About Best Workplaces for Commuters (http://www.bestworkplaces.org/)

Best Workplaces for Commuters is the national authority on recognizing and assisting workplaces that provide exceptional commuter benefits to employees. More than a recognition program, the Best Workplaces for Commuters program provides support needed to create and sustain an employer-provided commuter benefit program, including online assessment tools, advisory services, case studies, tool-kits, web-based tools, webinars and training. Best Workplaces for Commuters represents over 350 workplaces with Best Workplaces for Commuters designation representing over 2,000,000 employees. The Best Workplaces for Commuters program is managed by the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida with support from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

About Center for Urban Transportation Research (https://www.cutr.usf.edu/)

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida, established in 1988, is an internationally recognized resource for policymakers, transportation professionals and the public. CUTR provides high quality, objective expertise in the form of insightful research, in-depth policy analysis, comprehensive training and education and effective technical assistance that translates directly into benefits for CUTR’s project sponsors. CUTR’s faculty of 49 full-time researchers and 75 students, combines academic knowledge and extensive “real world” experience in developing innovative, implementable solutions for all modes of transportation. The multidisciplinary research faculty includes experts in economics, planning, engineering, public policy and geography. CUTR logs nearly $20 million per year in expenditures through contracts and grants to support its research, education, training and technical assistance missions. In 2019, CUTR was competitively selected by the U.S. Department of Transportation as the university to oversee the National Institute of Congestion Reduction.

Avineon Acquires Tensing International

Oud Gastel - Waardenburg, Netherlands – January 26, 2020 – Karlu Rambhala, Chief Executive Officer of Avineon, announces the acquisition of Tensing International B.V., located in Waardenburg, Netherlands. As one of the leading GIS consulting companies in the Netherlands, Tensing has helped clients succeed with a wealth of knowledge and experience in Esri and Safe Software’s FME Technology. With a focus on innovation, client engagement, and high-end technical expertise, Tensing provides consulting services, project management, and GIS development and administration for clients across the Netherlands and beyond.

Both an Esri Gold Partner and Safe Software (FME) Silver Partner, Tensing adds over 60 high-caliber GIS consultants to Avineon’s global professional services team. With a shared focus on delivering value added services to clients, Avineon and Tensing will now combine experiences to collaborate on new initiatives that provide the most impact to our global clients. Complementary to Avineon’s capabilities, Tensing creates robust innovations, such as geo-data powered applications that leverage 3D BIM and GIS, Geographic Language Processing, and advanced techniques in Artificial Intelligence for Remote Sensing Object Detection. Together, as two leading geographic data-focused companies, Avineon and Tensing will continue to innovate and provide comprehensive end-to-end solutions to clients worldwide.

“The addition of Tensing’s top-notch talent, culture, and management to the strength of Avineon’s existing data engineering and services team, will create one of the world’s largest sources of expertise in both Esri and Safe technologies, supporting and driving value for utilities, telecom, and government customers,” notes Peter van Es, Managing Director, Avineon Europe.

“We are proud to become a part of the global capabilities of Avineon, who recognize Tensing as innovation and consulting leaders in the geospatial market in both Esri and Safe Software technologies,” notes Dave Laurier, Managing Director, Tensing. “We are very excited about new growth opportunities this acquisition provides. Together with Avineon, we look forward to extending the Tensing brand and offerings internationally and into new industries.”

“The acquisition of Tensing is further evidence of Avineon’s commitment to offer extended value and services to our growing list of customers as a global leader in Geo-ICT [Geographic Information and Communications Technology],” adds Anand Subramani, President, Commercial Systems.

Avineon offers geospatial products and services to numerous industries, including electric, gas, water, and telecommunications utilities as well as local, regional and national government agencies. Avineon’s Design, Implement, and Sustain approach supports delivery of end-to-end geospatial solutions.

 

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded in the United States to help Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support services. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management, data analytics, and machine learning technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and global offices in Canada, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, India, and the Middle East. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com, www.avineonlab.com and www.tensing.com.

Gretchen Larsen Idsinga joins Avineon as President, U.S. Federal

McLean, Virginia – January 7, 2020 –  Avineon, Inc., a successful provider of information technology, geospatial, and engineering support services, today announced that Gretchen Larsen Idsinga has joined the company as its new President – U.S. Federal. Effective immediately, she assumes full responsibility for the management and operation of Avineon’s Federal division.

Ms. Idsinga adds extensive federal government experience to the Avineon team. Building upon 12 years leading sales and operations across public, private, and private equity-owned companies, she specializes in analyzing and energizing company strategies, developing business infrastructure, and spearheading transformative growth. She underpins the above with 20 years of leadership in U.S. Air Force Intelligence and Special Operations.

Ms. Idsinga holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Air Force Academy; two Master’s degrees, and an Advanced Executive Certificate in Management, Innovation, and Technology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management. Her professional associations include currently serving as Chair of the National Council of Women in Defense (WID) and on the Board of Directors of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA).

Karlu Rambhala, Avineon’s CEO, commented, “We are pleased to announce that Gretchen has joined Avineon and welcome her to our executive team. Her professional background makes her ideally suited to lead our Federal division into a new decade.

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Florida; Michigan; Canada; Europe; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com.

Avineon’s Neil Bourassa Appointed to the AFCEA International Membership Committee

Fairfax, Virginia – November 5, 2019 – Avineon’s Capture and Proposal Manager, Neil Bourassa, has been selected to serve on the AFCEA International Membership Committee. This follows a recently completed and highly successful two-year term as the AFCEA Hampton Roads Chapter President.

Mr. Bourassa has over 30 years of professional experience as a naval Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems engineer. A previous career Engineering Duty Officer, he has provided systems engineering, architecture, research, development, test, and evaluation support across numerous technology and programs for both government and industry.

AFCEA is a world-wide professional society that serves its community by providing an open and ethical forum for the exchange of information. AFCEA is dedicated to increasing knowledge through the exploration of issues relevant to its members in information technology, communications, and electronics for the defense, homeland security, and intelligence communities. The AFCEA Vision Statement is: To be the premier information technology, communications, and electronics association for professionals in international government, industry, and academia worldwide.

The AFCEA Membership Committee is a standing Committee of AFCEA International, chartered by and responsible to the President and CEO of AFCEA. The purpose of the Committee is to promote the growth of AFCEA membership by enhancing the value proposition for AFCEA membership across both individual and corporate domains. The Committee recommends to AFCEA International policies and programs in order to maintain the relevance of AFCEA to its membership and further the growth of the Association. The Committee seeks to identify initiatives that have an appeal and application for an international audience by bringing together various value propositions from around the organization and creating a cohesive message to take forward.

Avineon’s Vice President - Federal Systems, Eric Martin, commented, “Neil has been a respected associate and colleague conducting business development, capture, and proposal management functions here at Avineon for over eight years. During that time, he has also been a proactive volunteer within his local AFCEA Chapter and an ardent supporter of the AFCEA International mission.

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Washington, DC; Florida; Michigan; Canada; Europe; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 and ISO 9001:2008 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com.

Avineon to Demonstrate Model Manager at Esri GeoConX Conference

McLean, Virginia – September 10, 2019 – Avineon, Inc. (Avineon), a global provider of information technology and engineering support services, will be presenting new enhancements to its portfolio of geospatial offerings during the 2019 Esri GeoConX Conference at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia on October 27-30, 2019.

As an Esri Gold Business Partner, Avineon offers geospatial products and services to Esri clients in numerous industries, including electric, gas, water, and telecommunications utilities, as well as local, state, and federal government agencies. Avineon’s geospatial solutions include planning, specification development, software development, project management, scanning, photogrammetric services, stereo-compilation, photo interpretation, landbase and facilities data capture, data conflation, environmental mapping, database development, training, and data maintenance.

New for 2019 is Avineon’s Model Manager, an ArcGIS Pro plug-in that provides a continuously maintainable information model dashboard. It serves as an effective online tool to collect and disseminate information to GIS professionals such as administrators, software developers, testers, system architects, analysts, and end-users. Model Manager enables collaboration on technical and business decision making and change management throughout the system lifecycle. It simplifies the impact analysis process by providing a common understanding of how the information model and related data model are used across all use cases, ensuring a return on investment instead of unexpected surprises from model changes.

Avineon will demonstrate the benefits of the Model Manager and information dashboards from 1:00 – 3:00 on October 27, 2019 in Room 119 of the Cobb Galleria Centre. The seminar will include both an information session and hands-on demonstration. Register now at https://lnkd.in/ftSWUhE.

“Avineon has been collaborating with Esri for over 20 years to create groundbreaking geospatial solutions,” said Joel Campbell, Avineon’s Vice President – Commercial Systems. “We invite every Esri GeoConX Conference attendee to visit us and learn how Avineon can integrate Model Manager into your GIS.”

As a Silver Sponsor of the 2019 Esri GeoConX Conference, Avineon will also be providing presentations and demonstrations at Booth 309 in the Cobb Galleria Centre. Exhibits open beginning on Monday, October 28, 2019. For more information on this event, please visit https://www.esri.com/en-us/about/events/geoconx/overview.

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Washington, DC; St. Petersburg, Florida; Traverse City, Michigan; Canada; Belgium; France; the United Kingdom; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com and www.avineonlab.com.

Avineon Joins Esri Partner Network Gold Program

McLean, Virginia – August 27, 2019 – Avineon, Inc. (Avineon), a global provider of information technology and engineering support, has participated in the Esri Partner Network since 2002 and today announces an upgrade to the Esri Partner Network Gold Program. As an Esri Gold Business Partner and recipient of the Esri Utility Network Management Specialty, Avineon develops and implements a wide range of geospatial services, tools, and techniques. This includes the Avineon Accelerators, which have been created as add-on and plug-in capabilities to various Esri products. Achieving this status indicates that Avineon has a multinational market focus and well-defined go-to-market strategy for its Esri-based products and service offerings. These offerings are tailored to meet Avineon customer requirements and are also aligned with Esri's vision, goals, and industry focus areas to provide a robust and value-added experience. Most recently, Avineon has focused on assisting customers with implementation of Esri’s newest products such as ArcGIS Portal and Utility Network. Avineon offers a full suite of geospatial products and services to Esri clients in numerous industries, including electric, gas, water, and telecommunications utilities, as well as local, state, and federal government agencies. Avineon’s geospatial solutions include planning, specification development, software development, project management, scanning, photogrammetric services, stereo-compilation, photo interpretation, landbase and facilities data capture, data conflation, environmental mapping, database development, database management, data maintenance, and training. “Avineon has been working closely with Esri for more than twenty years and, through this collaboration, we have built countless successful geospatial solutions for our customers,” said Joel Campbell, Avineon’s Vice President – Commercial Systems. “As an Esri Gold Business Partner, Avineon will maintain our high level of engagement and alignment with Esri business and technology initiatives.” About Avineon® Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Washington, DC; St. Petersburg, Florida; Traverse City, Michigan; Canada; Belgium; France; the United Kingdom; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV/SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com and www.avineonlab.com.

Avineon Recognized for Utility Network Management Specialty

McLean, Virginia – December 18, 2018 – Avineon, Inc. (Avineon), a global provider of information technology, geospatial, and engineering support services, is pleased to announce its participation in the Esri Utility Network Management Specialty within the Esri Business Partner Program.

Avineon has been an Esri Business Partner for many years and has extensive ArcGIS experience. We have been working with the Utility Network Extension since the beta release and have assisted a number of utility customers in analysis, testing, and implementation of the product. Qualifying to participate in the Utility Network Management Specialty demonstrates our commitment to and expertise in Utility Network.

“Avineon is proud to be among the first organizations to receive this recognition,” said Joel Campbell, Avineon’s Vice President – Commercial Systems. “We have been involved with Utility Network since the testing stage and are enthusiastic supporters of this technology. We believe it holds tremendous promise for Esri utility customers and look forward to helping them realize its benefits quickly and efficiently.”

Avineon offers geospatial products and services to Esri clients in numerous industries, including the electric, gas, water, and telecommunications utilities that stand to benefit the most from Utility Network. Avineon’s geospatial solutions include strategy, planning, specification development, GIS infrastructure implementation, product implementation, software development, project management, scanning, photogrammetric services, stereo-compilation, photo interpretation, landbase and facilities data capture, GPS data collection, data conflation, environmental mapping, database development, training, and data maintenance.

Avineon also offers a series of ArcGIS widgets known as the Ability Accelerators, which are designed to help our customers derive greater value from ArcGIS and Utility Network. They offer a simplified approach for functionality such as managing map displays, network tracing, displaying the results of traced electric and gas networks, and creating URL’s to connect with other enterprise systems.

About Avineon®

Avineon, Inc. was founded to help you Visualize IT and See IT Through. Since 1992, our customers have relied on us to deliver high quality and value in information technology, geospatial, and engineering support solutions. We offer state of the art information management systems that leverage business process management and data analytics technology to improve execution of our customers’ mission-critical tasks. With headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices in Washington, DC; St. Petersburg, Florida; Traverse City, Michigan; Canada; Belgium; France; the United Kingdom; India; and the Middle East, we stand ready to apply our CMMI Maturity Level 3 (DEV and SVC) and ISO 9001:2015 compliant processes for the benefit of your organization. For more information, please visit www.avineon.com and www.avineonlab.com.

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