NORFOLK, Virginia – March 29, 2022 – MARCOM today announced it received a BAE
Systems Partner2Win Gold Award for achieving outstanding results in supporting repair and
modernization projects aboard more than 30 naval and commercial vessels last year.
BAE Systems’ Partner2Win is a global program designed to achieve operational excellence and
eliminate defects in its supply chain by raising the bar of performance expectations to meet the
demand of current and future customers. As part of the program, BAE Systems meets regularly
with its suppliers at their locations to transfer best practices, ensuring that their components,
materials and services meet the highest quality standards.
“All of our suppliers have a strong sense of ownership and dedication towards performing our
vital support of U.S. Navy vessels and other maritime customers,” said Paul Smith, vice
president and general manager of BAE Systems Ship Repair. “I extend my sincere thanks to all
of our supply chain partners, and want to recognize those who have earned our ‘Partner2Win’
Supplier Awards, including MARCOM.”
Seventy-five gold, 33 silver and 11 bronze awards were presented during the March 17, 2022
ceremony. Learn more about BAE Systems Partner2Win Supplier Symposium here.
BAE Systems provides some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defense, aerospace,
and security solutions. The company employs a skilled workforce of more than 83,000
employees worldwide and operations in 30 states across the U.S. Working with customers and
local partners, BAE Systems is a leading provider of ship repair, maintenance and
modernization services to the U.S. Navy’s fleet of combatant ships in their homeports, as well
as refit and hauling services for commercial and privately-held vessels. The company operates
three full-service shipyards in California, Florida and Virginia, and offers a highly skilled,
experienced workforce, seven dry docks and railways, and significant pier space and ship
MARCOM Services is the premier choice for surface preparation and preservation services to
the United States military, Military Sealift Command, and the marine, industrial and commercial
industries. We implement state-of-the-art technologies to achieve top quality corrosion control
results. Our primary focus is preserving U.S. Navy ships by removing corrosion and applying
specialized coatings that extend the life-cycle of the vessel. We also provide turnkey
management solutions for our customers, to include the performance and integration of steel
and mechanical repairs onboard U.S. Navy vessels. We are a small business focused on
customer and employee satisfaction.