October 6, 2020 – Ottawa, ON – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces
The Government of Canada continues to provide the members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) with the support they need to train and operate successfully both at home and abroad.
The Minister of National Defence, the Hon. Harjit S. Sajjan, announced today that a contract was awarded to Pylon Electronics Inc. to provide calibration services for the Department of National Defence (DND), supporting 100 jobs in Canada.
These services will support DND’s Quality Engineering Test Establishment (QETE), an organization that provides independent and expert verification, validation, test, and evaluation services to DND and the CAF. QETE supports our CAF members by making sure that our equipment and materials work as intended. Furthermore, they provide technical advice to assist in the purchase of new equipment. QETE is responsible for the program that provides calibration services to DND and the CAF.
This contract will ensure that the measurement, repair, and testing tools used by QETE and the CAF are accurate.