QED is highly skilled and experienced in providing the requisite engineering, technical, and programmatic support services for the Warfare Centers as a result of current and previous contracts providing this broad spectrum of support. QED’s extensive experience includes work accomplished in the 12 core product areas, as well as in the Statement of Work (SOW) Functional Areas. Additionally, QED’s experience covers work performed on virtually every type of U.S. Navy ship, including surface combatants, auxiliaries, amphibious ships, aircraft carriers, submarines, combatant craft, service craft, dry-docks, landing craft, coastal patrol, and mine warfare. QED has also accomplished work for Military Sealift Ships, U.S. Coast Guard vessels, Army watercraft, and Navy Messing and Berthing Barges. QED team members have performed exceptionally well on Warfare Center contracts and other directly related contracts. The continued success is a result of the team’s focus on customer satisfaction, commitment to quality, and emphasis on cost-effective services and support. QED’s engineering, technical, and programmatic support efforts fully comply with current NAVSEA quality assurance and quality control processes and procedures. Additionally, QED is ISO-9001:2000 compliant and the quality plan has been approved by NAVSEA. QED maintains and complies with proven work procedures that detail all necessary steps and specify all documentation appropriate to accomplishing assigned tasks. To support these efforts, QED employs personnel who utilize proven work procedures and quality control processes to ensure all services are performed correctly, on-time, and within budget.