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Federal Resources Completes Acquisition of KD Analytical

Monday, May 9th, 2016

Federal Resources is a contract holder for Defense Logistics Agency’s Special Operations Tailored Logistics System program.

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The acquisition builds upon Federal Resources’ mission to increase market penetration and provide its customers with complete life-cycle sustainment solutions.

Stevensville, MD — April 29, 2016 — Federal Resources Supply Company (FRSC), a leading government contracting company, announced today that it has acquired KD Analytical Consulting, Inc. The acquisition significantly expands upon Federal Resources’ current success in providing high-quality, cost-effective total life-cycle solutions for its customers in first response and special mission operations of Department of Defense, state and local agencies, first responders, navy fleet and commercial marine organizations. In addition, KD Analytical’s expertise in critical infrastructure protection and environmental analysis greatly advances Federal Resources’ capability to serve these complementary markets.

Founded in 2003, Harrisburg, PA based KD Analytical Consulting, Inc. (KDA) is a leader in the support of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) detection equipment and provides worldwide mission sustainment, technical support, service and training to government and military first responders, critical infrastructure protection and environmental analytical clients. The company provides technical support and repair services to some of the largest CBRNE response organizations in the United States.

“KDA’s market-leading technical services, high caliber management team, and its commitment to quality are a perfect fit with Federal Resources’ mission and values,” said Robert McWilliams, Chief Executive Officer, FRSC. “Bringing these unique capabilities into our company significantly improves our ability to service what we sell, providing end-to-end sustainment solutions for our customers who protect the nation.”

“By teaming with one of the nation’s most successful, growth-oriented government contracting companies, KDA can leverage FRSC’s resources and market penetration to enhance its leadership position and deliver our complementary services to a much wider audience,” said Patrick Dempsey, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, KDA. “We are pleased to combine our strengths and offer improved solutions to the military, first responder, critical infrastructure protection, and homeland security communities we serve.”

Federal Resources Awarded GSA IT Schedule 70

Sunday, December 20th, 2015

FEDERAL RESOURCES AWARDED GSA IT SCHEDULE 70

Government Contractor, Federal Resources, has been awarded the GSA Federal Supply IT Schedule 70 IDIQ contract for innovative information technology products, services and solutions.

Stevensville MD December 16, 2015 – Federal Resources, a government contracting company located in Stevensville, MD, has recently been awarded a United States General Services Administration (GSA) Information Technology (IT) Schedule 70 contract. The IT Schedule 70 contract is a multiple award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract and is the largest, most widely used acquisition vehicle in the United States government offering a wide variety of information technology products, services and solutions.

Partnering the IT Schedule 70 contract with their current GSA Schedule 84 contract for Total Solutions for Law Enforcement, Security, Facilities Management, Fire, Rescue, Clothing, Marine Craft and Emergency/Disaster Response, Federal Resources can now supply their customers with the latest technology available to them for all of their networking and communications needs.

“We understand the need for technology in the world today,” says Federal Resources’ CEO, Robert McWilliams, “and we are excited to provide government agencies and more specifically the war fighters, the tools needed to perform their mission at the highest level possible.”

Federal Resources has increased both market penetration and product offerings every year through unique partnering with manufacturers like Airbus Defense and Space, Klas Technologies, Haivision, Engility and Sonus. The first offering on the GSA Schedule 70 contract is the Airbus Defense and Space’s Ranger Flyaway Multi-Band Terminal, the Ranger 1000, complimented by an array of options.

“With the rise of terrorist threats in the United States, we strive to support the brave men and women who plan to track down these threats.” exclaims McWilliams. “The addition of this contract enables us to further support them by offering not only the equipment, but the training and support needed.”

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Federal Resources Reveals Live Operations Platform For HazMat & CBRNE Response

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Federal Resources revealed their new Live Operations Platform for Hazardous Material and CBRNE response during the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) – International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference in Baltimore MD on May 28 2015. This highly adaptive data-driven platform is a breakthrough in supporting those who protect us all.

Baltimore MD May 28, 2015 – Exposure to hazardous chemicals is one of the most serious threats facing Americans today. On a daily basis across the United States, we are protected from releases, spills, and reactions by those in our military and emergency services.

Managing large-scale operations and unexpected events using traditional software, spreadsheets, white-boards, and paper can prove to be exceptionally difficult when compiling all information for both situational awareness and post-action documentation. It’s critical to have “The Right Information When Things Go Wrong”.

On May 28th, 2015 in Baltimore, at the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) – International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference, Federal Resources revealed their new Live Operations Platform for Hazardous Material and CBRNE response. Commenting on the announcement, Chris Waier, Director of Training at Federal Resources said, “We’ve achieved this in partnership with D4H Technologies, producers of the #1 information management software for emergencies and incidents worldwide.”

Federal Resources are the industry leader in providing innovative and technologically advanced military and first responder equipment & solutions. Built for HAZMAT and CBRNE scenarios, this breakthrough adds a data-driven information management platform designed to specifically support those who protect us all. “You need to make decisions that will withstand second-guessing, cross-examination, testimonies, hearings, media-spin, and investigations”, explains Robin Blandford, CEO of D4H Technologies.

“If you can demonstrate you had all the information available to your organization at the time, you can defend your decision.” states Blandford. D4H Technologies’ solutions are deployed in more than 16 countries, driving over 15 million hours of efficiencies within public-safety, industrial facilities, and corporate crises.

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SOFIC 2015 – Federal Resources / TAG Bump – Cover for Ops-Core Bump Helmet

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

The Ops-Core Maritime Bump helmet is very popular for non ballistic head protection but it is invariable worn in cold-wet conditions.  Users asked Tactical Assault Gear to build them a lightweight helmet cover.  

 

Fully seam sealed, it’s attached via self-sticking Velcro strips that can be adhered to the helmet.

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Offered in Green, Coyote and Black from TacticalAssaultGearStore.com soon. Available for agency and unit purchase from Federal Resources.

Federal Resources Honors EOD Community Under NASCAR Spotlight

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Federal Resources is honoring fallen EOD Technicians killed in action by featuring their names on the trunk lid of the #13 GEICO car, which will be driven by Casey Mears at the upcoming Bristol, TN NASCAR race on April 19th. The full release can be read below:

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Artist rendering of trunk lid honoring fallen EOD Technicians. Each flag bears a fallen warrior’s name and rank.

Stevensville MD March 31, 2015 – Federal Resources, a government contracting company based in Stevensville, MD, is honoring fallen Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) soldiers at the upcoming NASCAR race taking place in Bristol TN on April 19th, 2015. Teaming with Germain Racing, Federal Resources will be displaying the names of all EOD Technicians killed in action on the trunk lid of the #13 GEICO car, driven by up and coming driver, Casey Mears. The names were obtained from the EOD Warrior Foundation’s online virtual Memorial Wall that replicates the names on the physical Memorial at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida.

“We are excited to take this opportunity to pay our respects and remember the warriors who risked everything to ensure our Freedom and way of life,” stated Federal Resources CEO Robert McWilliams. “The EOD Warrior Foundation has done so much to help the families of fallen servicemen and women as well as Wounded EOD Warriors, so we couldn’t think of a greater charity to get involved with for the race.”

Federal Resources has invited wounded EOD Technician, Staff Sergeant Derek Bowman of Knoxville TN, to join them at the race to represent the EOD Warrior Foundation and to help honor the fallen soldiers. SSG Bowman was wounded in action by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast and electrocuted by fallen power lines caused by the blast. The Foundation has helped SSG Bowman and his family with medical fees and emotional stress caused by the blast by connecting them with other Wounded EOD Warriors.

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Artist rendering of #13 GEICO Car, driven by Casey Mears.

“EOD Warrior Foundation has provided resources and services to me and my family, and took us right under their wings when we needed it most,” says SSG Bowman. “They have given us HOPE.”

Striving to help reduce the number of warriors killed in action, Federal Resources has launched a new training program called Home-Made Explosives IQ, or HME IQ, to educate not only military students, but State and Local Law Enforcement and Fire Department students to help understand the proper response to HME threats. Led by retired United States Marine Corp EOD personnel, students can expect to learn street smart strategies and tactics not illustrated in books.

McWilliams says, “The threat of home-made explosives has risen greatly in the US, and we felt HME IQ was a great stepping stone in educating responders.”

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Artist rendering of #13 GEICO Car, driven by Casey Mears.

“Federal Resources wants people to remember why we do what we do, and those 306 names on the car is a big reason. Our goal is to help train warriors using proper equipment, techniques and manpower so they can succeed in their mission and return safely to their families.”

Information on the HME IQ course and Federal Resources is available online at www.federalresources.com or www.hazmatiq.com.