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U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Tethered Aerostat Radar System (TARS)

Background:
The CBP aerostat program began more than 30 years ago when the U.S. Customs Service started using tethered aerostats (balloons) in the TARS program to counter the rising number of low-flying small aircraft operated by drug smugglers. GTS personnel (prior to the formation of GTS) were directly involved in

DHS Science and Technology (DHS S&T) Non-Lethal Weapon Analysis of Alternatives

Background:
Currently, the size, weight, and capabilities of non-lethal weapons that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents carry in the field are restrictive and mutually exclusive from lethal weapons, requiring agents to either carry two large and bulky weapons, or decide which to take before leaving their vehicle. Garud

Federal Aviation Administration, Facilities Directorate, Power Services Group (AJW-22) Acquisition Management Support

Background:
Garud Technology Services (GTS) provides cradle-to-grave contractual support, including development of Screening Information Requests (SIRs), preparation of award documents for directed and competed contracts, contract administration support and coordination of closeout activities as required to successfully execute the Power Services Group (PSG) acquisition mission.

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Passenger Systems Program Division (PSPD), LBI PMO Technical Services and Program Management Support

Background:
GTS is working with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to support the Land Border Integration (LBI) Program Management Office (PMO). The LBI PMO is responsible for ensuring the systems integrator for LBI, CBP and other external stakeholders effectively execute and support

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Passenger Systems Program Division (PSPD), Program Control PMO: Technical Services and Program Management Support

Background:
GTS provides portfolio management support to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Information and Technology (OIT), Passenger Systems Program Division (PSPD), Program Control Division (PCD) assisting in aligning programs and projects to CBP investment and mission goals. GTS also has

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) Program and Project Management Engineering Services Support TECS Modernization (TECS Mod)

Background:
Garud is working with CBP in the modernizing of the legacy TECS system. TECS is the principal system used by officers at Ports of Entry to assist with traveler screening and admissibility determinations.  TECS is a large, complex Information Technology (IT) system that supports 70,000+ users from over 20