Bloomington Software Firm Enters into CRADA with Crane

Posted on 28, Aug

Bloomington, IN (August 8, 2013) – Scientia LLC, a Bloomington, Indiana-based software development and engineering firm announced that it has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane). Scientia plans on using the CRADA to engage in mutual Research and Development projects with NSWC Crane to benefit the nation’s warfighters with advanced technical solutions. The CRADA will also provide a vehicle to facilitate commercialization of four NSWC Crane patents that have been licensed by Scientia through the lab’s leading-edge Technology Transfer Program.

“We’re extremely pleased and honored to enter into this CRADA with NSWC Crane,” said Doug McDaniel, President of Scientia. “Given our close geographic proximity and complementary strategic technical objectives, Crane is unquestionably our most important customer. We appreciate the opportunities we’ve had to partner with Crane in the past and look forward to many future successes in providing our warfighters with the best possible products, especially those that enable superior situational awareness utilizing innovative software solutions,” stated McDaniel.

In addition to supporting the Marine Corps’ Ground-Based Operational Surveillance System (G-BOSS), Scientia has developed and continues to evolve an innovative Video Management System (VMS). The VMS provides operators with the ability to archive, retrieve, view and analyze video from complex military surveillance sensors while meeting all applicable Department of Defense (DoD) requirements. Along with software engineering focused on sophisticated sensor integration, Scientia specializes in Imagery and Mapping, Unmanned Aerial Systems’ communications, Graphical User Interface (GUI) development, and DoD Information Assurance (IA) compliance.

About Scientia LLC

Scientia LLC was founded in September 2010 by three entrepreneurs with over 55 years combined experience in designing, developing, deploying and supporting myriad systems for the U.S. Government and commercial customers.  Scientia has performed various tasks and provided high-tech products for the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) and Department of Defense (DoD).  Systems supported include the U.S. Navy’s Shipboard Protection System (SPS) and Integrated Radar Optical Sighting Surveillance System (IROS3), U.S. Army’s Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID), Military Sealift Command’s Shipboard Security Module (SSM), and U.S. Marine Corps’ Ground-Based Operational Surveillance System (G-BOSS). Learn more by visiting or calling 812-360-9765. 


Media Contact:
Doug McDaniel, President, Scientia LLC
[email protected]


The original article can be found on the Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) website.

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