Ottawa’s Calian Technologies has landed a $14-million deal to supply e-learning services to the Canadian Army.
© Mark Holleron
Calian vice-president and general manager Kevin Ford.
Calian (TSX: CTY) is working with subcontractors Bluedrop Performance Learning Inc. and Valcom Consulting Group to provide e-learning production, distribution and related support services to the Army Learning Support Centre.
The contract runs from October 2013 to March 2016.
Calian, which has been working with the ALSC since 2007, will now provide a full range of e-learning support services to the New Brunswick-based training facility.
"We are thrilled with the award of the ALSC contract as it extends our long-standing relationship with the Canadian Army,” said Kevin Ford, the president of Calian’s Business and Technology Services Division, in a statement.
“Through the award of the ALSC contract, Calian and its subcontractor team will employ approximately 60 highly qualified employees in Atlantic Canada. This important win highlights our strengths in e-learning services and further demonstrates our growing market share in this arena as well as our ability to assemble and manage a quality team.”