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FSI Awarded 4.0 IT Systems Technical Support Contract

On August 9, 2018 Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (NIWC) Logistics and Fleet Support Directorate (4.0) announced that Forward Slope, Inc. (FSI) was awarded the prime contract to provide NIWC Program Executive Office (PEO) Integrated Data Environment Repository (SPIDER), NIWC Acquisition Integrated Logistics Online Repository (SAILOR), Human Analysis and Requirements Planning System (HARPS), Technical Documentation Acquisition and Development (TDAD), NIWC Casualty Response Action Tracker (SCRAT) applications, and other systems, collectively referred to as the “4.0 IT Tools” the full-lifecycle software engineering services. FSI will support the engineering services to maintain, modify, deploy, and sustain the 4.0 IT Tools. FSI will also provide business analysis, requirements development, database architecture and development, User Interface (UI) design, project and release management, configuration management, software architecture, design and engineering, testing, sustainment engineering, graphic design, technical writing, technical data maintenance services, training, and provide program support services.

FSI’s Vice President of Programs, Mr. Andrew Pidduck stated, “We are very pleased to be able to continue supporting NIWC’s enterprise IT tools, and to partner with NIWC 4.0 to provide secure, robust capabilities to the user communities.”  

About Forward Slope, Inc.

Forward Slope, Inc. (FSI) is a technology and services company widely recognized as a trusted and reliable partner. Established in 2002, FSI is a SBA-certified Small Business with a bi-coastal presence. Our success is driven by leadership’s commitment to a customer-driven culture, daily interactions with our clients, creating a strong work environment, and superior technical leadership. FSI has extensive experience providing solutions to complex business problems. We strive to deliver “Best in Class” technology and services solutions while making customer satisfaction the number one priority. FSI delivers products and services for the U.S. government and enterprise customers that routinely exceed expectations. In addition, FSI is an SEI-appraised CMMI Maturity Level (ML) 3 organization and has been selected among San Diego Business Journal's "Fastest Growing Private Companies” and “Best Places to Work.” For more information about Forward Slope, please visit To follow Forward Slope’s latest news and updates, go to Facebook at and Twitter at

For more information contact:

Mr. Robert Louis Clark, CAPT USN (Ret)
FSI Vice President, Corporate Communications
(619) 780-0147

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