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ADGA Group Consultants Inc.

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Legal/Operating Name
ADGA Group Consultants Inc.

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Mailing address

110 Argyle Ave
Ottawa , Ontario
K2P 1B4

Location address

110 Argyle Ave
Ottawa, Ontario
K2P 1B4

Company Profile


At ADGA, our mission is to be the leading Canadian provider of technology solutions in Defence, Security and Enterprise Computing.

Founded in 1967, we are a privately owned and operated Canadian company with a strong culture of commitment, trust and ethics. We harness the best and brightest minds to provide tailored solutions whilst creating unique avenues for continued professional development. Our culture of strategic-innovation and creativity provides our subject matter experts the tools they need to apply advanced data science, intelligence and engineering methodology towards solving tomorrow's complex problems in Defence, Security and Enterprise Computing.

We continue to lead, with advanced proficiencies in the areas of: systems engineering science, communications, aerospace, civil aviation, cyber and space systems, project management consulting, information management, software development and technical support. Our strongest asset is our people: over 700 highly skilled engineers, scientists, technologists and experienced professionals, who apply their knowledge in the delivery of robust solutions for mission critical systems.

With half a century of experience, we are proud to be one of Canada's most trusted professional engineering and consulting firms with national reach. Our unwavering commitment to excellence has been the foundation for long-lasting relationships with our clients, and our benchmark for employee engagement. ADGA conducts business with the highest standards, keeping the best interest of our clients and employees first. We are ISO certified to 9001:2008 standard which means ADGA's independent third-party certification ensures best practices in rigorous quality assurance management.

We offer competitive pricing for our clients, with a size and business philosophy that allows us the agility to adapt to changing markets while still providing a personal and responsive approach to evolving requirements. From concept to implementation ADGA continually exceeds expectations; making us the informed choice as a trusted provider with the capacity to plan, build, deploy and operate multi-year programs of strategic significance.
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John Jarvis
Title:
Chief Operating Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2428
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
jjarvis@adga.ca
Françoise Gagnon
Title:
Chief Executive Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2427
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
fgagnon@adga.ca
Jean-Pierre Lachance
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2436
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
jlachance@adga.ca

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Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1967
Exporting:
No  
Quality Certification:
ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
541619 - Other Management Consulting Services
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
541510 - Computer Systems Design and Related Services
541990 - All Other Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Primary Business Activity:
Services  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$1 to $99,999 
Number of Employees:
550 
Service Name:
Software Engineering
Applications software development, client/server applications, software quality assurance, software configuration management, Network resource management, SEI/ISO/DND/DoD/IEEE software development standards and high integrity and mission critical software.

Service Name:
Project Management
Engineering studies and analysis, outsourcing and alternate service delivery, operation of on-site technical facilities, development of technical standards, systems engineering reviews, feasibility studies, cost scheduling and performance measurement.

Service Name:
Communications
Tactical mobile radio systems engineering (HF, VHF, UHF), tactical command and information systems engineering, LAN based communication systems engineering (digital, analog), telephone terminal equipment, data and circuit switching, data Networks (LAN, MAN, WAN), wireless communication systems engineering, satellite and RF communication, antenna systems engineering and radio ancillaries systems engineering.

Service Name:
Management Consulting
ADGA Group provides management consulting services to all levels of government as well as private industry.

ADGA Group’s foundation in Management Consulting is based upon our long term experience in and acquired knowledge of both public and private sector organizations and our applicable expertise in a wide variety of Domains. Our Management Consulting Practice applies both our organizational expertise and our expert capabilities in Program/Project Management, Systems Development, Engineering (Systems, Software, Communications, Aerospace), IT Infrastructure, IT and Cyber Security, In-service Support, Electronics Maintenance, Integrated Logistics Support and Configuration Management, Technical Documentation, Software Assurance, Human Factors Engineering and Simulation.

Whether the catalyst for change is an Enterprise Management Solution or an Alternate Service Delivery option, ADGA Group is adept at providing advice on how to conduct a business impact analysis and implement a major change initiative.

Our consulting team has the expertise to apply top down analysis when addressing strategic and enterprise architecture issues. ADGA Group assists organizations to achieve their objectives through the application of proven methods and best practices within a very affordable consulting cost structure.


Service Name:
Systems Engineering
Technical engineering and maintenance services (outsourcing systems engineering), electronics systems engineering design, development, deployment and maintenance, IEEE/ISO/DND/DoD systems engineering design standards, logistic support analysis (LSA), technical publications, systems engineering integration, configuration management, electronic tech pubs (SGML), translation and TACT, life cycle material management, integrated logistic support, supply and provisioning, independent verification and validation (IV&V), information technology/information management and systems engineering design, development, deployment and maintenance.


Service Name:
Networks/Client Services/Help Desk
LAN/MAN/WAN operations and services, information technology planning (ITP), IT infrastructure in support of applications, data/knowledge management, user support, service management, Network optimization, IPS specification and procurement support, highly-qualified resources, infrastructure systems analysis, design, development, implementation and life cycle support for Network platforms, software and hardware architectures, Web server and Intranet solutions, Network resource life-cycle support facilities, decision support systems and data warehousing security solutions. Application development for: Web site architectures and home page design, multimedia application development, rapid application development, groupware application development and security applications, management consulting for workgroups, and at the desktop, for IT/IM business process reengineering support, IT/IM training and seminars, planning and performance management, HelpDesk and InfoDesk services, and decision support systems.


Service Name:
Defence and Security
ADGA Group has an enduring history and wealth of experience in providing professional engineering services to Canada’s top security and defence agencies. Our professionals comprise industry leaders and specialists whose proficiencies speak to the many complexities and challenges that dominate the modern defence and security landscape. Over the course of our corporate history, we have consistently delivered innovative and highly specialized services and solutions to our clients, establishing a reputation as one of Canada’s most trusted defence and security contractors.

Area of Expertise:

IT and Cyber Security
Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR)
Ground Segment Deployment
Systems, Software and Communications Engineering
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
Life Cycle Support

Service Name:
Public Safety
As the domain of public safety continues to evolve in the face of constant threats and rapid technological advances, ADGA Group is working closely with some of Canada’s top agencies. Our team of subject matter experts and industry professionals understand the challenges faced by Canada’s public safety officials and are able to provide clients with a full range of professional services from threat and risk assessments to planning, developing and implementing organizational and technically complex solutions. We are honoured to be able to assist in the protection of the lives of all Canadians.

Area of Expertise:

Vulnerability Assessments
Counter Electronic Intrusion
Privacy
Systems, Software and Communications Engineering
Point and Wide Area Surveillance
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)

Service Name:
Aerospace
ADGA Group excels in providing aerospace consulting services, working with various governments departments and agencies, as well as private companies, both in Canada and internationally.

ADGA’s Aviation Services division, APS Aviation, delivers industry leading research and development, as well as a comprehensive range of aviation consulting services.

ADGA Group's Space division is enhanced by the specialized engineering capabilities of the RHEA Group, Our European based organization. The ADGA Group Space division encompasses an impressive repertoire of realized projects leveraging from the unique knowledge base of our engineers, scientists, and managers. Working in close collaboration with world leading space agencies, the ADGA Group has grown an enviable global network of subject matter experts, which has positioned the Firm at the forefront of space technologies, supporting critical development programs both on Earth and in Space.

Area of Expertise in Aviation:

Aviation Engineering Consulting
De-icing Research and Development
Aviation Infrastructure and Facilities Planning
Aerodrome Operations and Certification
Project Management
Training

Area of Expertise in Space:

Engineering Services
Space Mission Design and Analysis
Space Systems and Software Engineering
Ground Segment Engineering
Satellite Operations
Concurrent Design Engineering
Software Solutions
Concurrent Design
Satellite Assembly, Integration, Testing and Operations
Project Support
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
Space Project Lifecycle Support
Space Program Management
Systems and Solutions for Resilient Space Exploitation
Earth Observation Data Exploitation
Space Situational Awareness
Space Mission Threat and Risk Assessment
Space Weather
Space Science / Planetary Exploration
Human Spaceflight

Service Name:
Information Technology
ADGA Group’s demonstrated expertise in IT services and solutions development stems from our disciplined engineering approach as well as our industry-leading expertise in matters relating to IT infrastructure and security. We have developed close working relationships with both public and private sector clients and provide a full lifecycle of development and complex network and IT solutions that allow our clients to operate more efficiently and securely.

Area of Expertise:

IT and Cyber Security
IT Risk Management
Emissions, Communications and TEMPEST Security
Secure Systems Design and Assessment
Program/Project Management
Business Transformation
Network and IT Architecture
Threat and Risk Assessments
Cloud Computing
Network and IT Infrastructure Management
Systems and Software Engineering
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)

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Industry sector market interests:

  • Information Technology and Telecommunications
  • Service Industry
  • Aerospace
  • Defence

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Canada

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Third-Party Information Liability Disclaimer

Some of the information on this Web page has been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information supplied by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information should consult directly with the source of the information. Content provided by external sources is not subject to official languages, privacy and accessibility requirements.

Contacts

Contact information

John Jarvis
Title:
Chief Operating Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2428
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
jjarvis@adga.ca
Françoise Gagnon
Title:
Chief Executive Officer
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2427
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
fgagnon@adga.ca
Jean-Pierre Lachance
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(613) 691-2436
Facsimile:
(613) 237-3024
Email:
jlachance@adga.ca
Description

Company description

Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1967
Exporting:
No  
Quality Certification:
ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
541619 - Other Management Consulting Services
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
541510 - Computer Systems Design and Related Services
541990 - All Other Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Primary Business Activity:
Services  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$1 to $99,999 
Number of Employees:
550 
Products, services and licensing

Product / Service / Licensing

Service Name:
Software Engineering
Applications software development, client/server applications, software quality assurance, software configuration management, Network resource management, SEI/ISO/DND/DoD/IEEE software development standards and high integrity and mission critical software.

Service Name:
Project Management
Engineering studies and analysis, outsourcing and alternate service delivery, operation of on-site technical facilities, development of technical standards, systems engineering reviews, feasibility studies, cost scheduling and performance measurement.

Service Name:
Communications
Tactical mobile radio systems engineering (HF, VHF, UHF), tactical command and information systems engineering, LAN based communication systems engineering (digital, analog), telephone terminal equipment, data and circuit switching, data Networks (LAN, MAN, WAN), wireless communication systems engineering, satellite and RF communication, antenna systems engineering and radio ancillaries systems engineering.

Service Name:
Management Consulting
ADGA Group provides management consulting services to all levels of government as well as private industry.

ADGA Group’s foundation in Management Consulting is based upon our long term experience in and acquired knowledge of both public and private sector organizations and our applicable expertise in a wide variety of Domains. Our Management Consulting Practice applies both our organizational expertise and our expert capabilities in Program/Project Management, Systems Development, Engineering (Systems, Software, Communications, Aerospace), IT Infrastructure, IT and Cyber Security, In-service Support, Electronics Maintenance, Integrated Logistics Support and Configuration Management, Technical Documentation, Software Assurance, Human Factors Engineering and Simulation.

Whether the catalyst for change is an Enterprise Management Solution or an Alternate Service Delivery option, ADGA Group is adept at providing advice on how to conduct a business impact analysis and implement a major change initiative.

Our consulting team has the expertise to apply top down analysis when addressing strategic and enterprise architecture issues. ADGA Group assists organizations to achieve their objectives through the application of proven methods and best practices within a very affordable consulting cost structure.


Service Name:
Systems Engineering
Technical engineering and maintenance services (outsourcing systems engineering), electronics systems engineering design, development, deployment and maintenance, IEEE/ISO/DND/DoD systems engineering design standards, logistic support analysis (LSA), technical publications, systems engineering integration, configuration management, electronic tech pubs (SGML), translation and TACT, life cycle material management, integrated logistic support, supply and provisioning, independent verification and validation (IV&V), information technology/information management and systems engineering design, development, deployment and maintenance.


Service Name:
Networks/Client Services/Help Desk
LAN/MAN/WAN operations and services, information technology planning (ITP), IT infrastructure in support of applications, data/knowledge management, user support, service management, Network optimization, IPS specification and procurement support, highly-qualified resources, infrastructure systems analysis, design, development, implementation and life cycle support for Network platforms, software and hardware architectures, Web server and Intranet solutions, Network resource life-cycle support facilities, decision support systems and data warehousing security solutions. Application development for: Web site architectures and home page design, multimedia application development, rapid application development, groupware application development and security applications, management consulting for workgroups, and at the desktop, for IT/IM business process reengineering support, IT/IM training and seminars, planning and performance management, HelpDesk and InfoDesk services, and decision support systems.


Service Name:
Defence and Security
ADGA Group has an enduring history and wealth of experience in providing professional engineering services to Canada’s top security and defence agencies. Our professionals comprise industry leaders and specialists whose proficiencies speak to the many complexities and challenges that dominate the modern defence and security landscape. Over the course of our corporate history, we have consistently delivered innovative and highly specialized services and solutions to our clients, establishing a reputation as one of Canada’s most trusted defence and security contractors.

Area of Expertise:

IT and Cyber Security
Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR)
Ground Segment Deployment
Systems, Software and Communications Engineering
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
Life Cycle Support

Service Name:
Public Safety
As the domain of public safety continues to evolve in the face of constant threats and rapid technological advances, ADGA Group is working closely with some of Canada’s top agencies. Our team of subject matter experts and industry professionals understand the challenges faced by Canada’s public safety officials and are able to provide clients with a full range of professional services from threat and risk assessments to planning, developing and implementing organizational and technically complex solutions. We are honoured to be able to assist in the protection of the lives of all Canadians.

Area of Expertise:

Vulnerability Assessments
Counter Electronic Intrusion
Privacy
Systems, Software and Communications Engineering
Point and Wide Area Surveillance
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)

Service Name:
Aerospace
ADGA Group excels in providing aerospace consulting services, working with various governments departments and agencies, as well as private companies, both in Canada and internationally.

ADGA’s Aviation Services division, APS Aviation, delivers industry leading research and development, as well as a comprehensive range of aviation consulting services.

ADGA Group's Space division is enhanced by the specialized engineering capabilities of the RHEA Group, Our European based organization. The ADGA Group Space division encompasses an impressive repertoire of realized projects leveraging from the unique knowledge base of our engineers, scientists, and managers. Working in close collaboration with world leading space agencies, the ADGA Group has grown an enviable global network of subject matter experts, which has positioned the Firm at the forefront of space technologies, supporting critical development programs both on Earth and in Space.

Area of Expertise in Aviation:

Aviation Engineering Consulting
De-icing Research and Development
Aviation Infrastructure and Facilities Planning
Aerodrome Operations and Certification
Project Management
Training

Area of Expertise in Space:

Engineering Services
Space Mission Design and Analysis
Space Systems and Software Engineering
Ground Segment Engineering
Satellite Operations
Concurrent Design Engineering
Software Solutions
Concurrent Design
Satellite Assembly, Integration, Testing and Operations
Project Support
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
Space Project Lifecycle Support
Space Program Management
Systems and Solutions for Resilient Space Exploitation
Earth Observation Data Exploitation
Space Situational Awareness
Space Mission Threat and Risk Assessment
Space Weather
Space Science / Planetary Exploration
Human Spaceflight

Service Name:
Information Technology
ADGA Group’s demonstrated expertise in IT services and solutions development stems from our disciplined engineering approach as well as our industry-leading expertise in matters relating to IT infrastructure and security. We have developed close working relationships with both public and private sector clients and provide a full lifecycle of development and complex network and IT solutions that allow our clients to operate more efficiently and securely.

Area of Expertise:

IT and Cyber Security
IT Risk Management
Emissions, Communications and TEMPEST Security
Secure Systems Design and Assessment
Program/Project Management
Business Transformation
Network and IT Architecture
Threat and Risk Assessments
Cloud Computing
Network and IT Infrastructure Management
Systems and Software Engineering
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)

Market

Market profile

Industry sector market interests:

  • Information Technology and Telecommunications
  • Service Industry
  • Aerospace
  • Defence

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Canada
Last Update Date 2017-05-23
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