NIST selects $75 million partner for standards development


The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded Strativia with a $75 million contract for the provision of scientific, technical and engineering support services.

Strativia will provide NIST with more than 100 personnel who will conduct scientific services in laboratory, academic and standards developments environments.

The services will be in the physics, engineering, materials, Information Technology, and Communication Technology Laboratories; centers for Nanoscale Science and Technology and Neutron Research; and various cooperative programmes.

Strativia is partnering with Dakota Consulting to help NIST in biometric algorithm development, critical infrastructure, smart grid framework support, 3D printing services, Health IT, environmental science, weights, metrics, and calibration; data and statistical modeling; and a number of other scientific and engineering services.