Peerless Innovation Center

A Center of Excellence for Peerless R&D

The Peerless Innovation Center (PIC) serves as the company’s S&T center of excellence

Leveraging 20+ years of customer-first engineering services, the Peerless Innovation Center aims to advance high-end R&D technologies and generate differentiating capabilities for Peerless and their customers through research, development, and execution of cutting-edge technology programs.

The PIC primarily performs externally-funded contract research and development (CRAD) work for customers in the Defense, Energy and Space S&T organizations.

Core capabilities include:

  • Multi-spectral Sensor Engineering
    • Electronic Warfare
    • Electro-optical/Infrared (EO/IR)
    • Pod/Platform Integration/modernization (fifth-generation fighters)
  • Modeling & Simulation
    • Engineering/Physics models
    • Mission-level Modeling, Simulation & Analysis
  • Digital System Engineering & Transformation
    • Software Modernization
    • Digital Systems Engineering/Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)) processes, tools, and Digital Thread
    • MBSE to auto-generate flight test plans for NASA autonomy testing
  • Software Engineering/DevSecOps
    • Micro-service in a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
    • Agile CI/CD
    • Collaborative workspace dev environment
    • Production Env Mirror
    • C, C++, Java, FORTRAN, COBOL, JavaScript, Python, LabVIEW, Data Access Language, Structured Query Language (SQL), Visual Basic, and VBScript MATLAB, LabVIEW, Oracle’s Virtual Box, Abaqus; and operating systems: Linux/Unix, Macintosh, Microsoft, and RHEL clone
    • Automated regression tests, automated acceptance testing, and human-in-the-loop testing
  • Airworthiness
    • Independent airworthiness assessments
    • Experimental structures R&D, including thermal, mechanical, and acoustic/vibration conditions
  • Nuclear Sustainment & Effects
    • Modeling & Simulation of nuclear effects
    • Test & Evaluation support
    • Stockpile modernization
    • Systems engineering technical support, aircraft integration, test and evaluation, logistics, risk management, T&E logistics

Contract Vehicles/Other Transaction Authorities

Contract Vehicles:

  • RS3
  • OASIS Pool 6
  • OASIS Pool 4
  • SBIR Phase III


  • CMG C5
  • IWRP
  • TReX II

Learn more about the Peerless Innovation Center

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David Hurlburt
Vice President, Peerless Innovation Center