Canadian military renews contract with Calian

The Department of National Defence has renewed a $17.6-million dollar contract with Calian Technologies, the company announced Thursday.

Under the deal, Calian will continue to provide professional services for course design, management and delivery to military staff. Calian will also provide administrative support to the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Technology and Engineering (CFSATE) in Borden.

The contract renewal begins in August and will run for two years.

Calian has had a working relationship with the Canadian military since 2004. It will continue to be a key player in training air force members and providing personnel to ensure aircraft serviceability.

"Calian is pleased to continue to support CFSATE's mandate to provide effective, innovative aerospace maintenance training in support of air operations for the Department of National Defence,” Kevin Ford, Calian’s BTS division president said in a statement. “In awarding this Contract to Calian, DND has once again recognized the value of our service and the expertise of our personnel.”