Hepburn and Sons LLC selected for NSRP 2019 Insulated Bus Pipe project.

The National Shipbuilding Research Program (NSRP) has awarded Hepburn and Sons LLC with the Qualification Testing of Insulated Bus Pipe (IBP) for Shipboard Introduction as a follow up on the Land Based Case Study of Insulated Bus Pipe (IBP) for Ship Design. Hepburn and Sons LLC leads their team members including TEFELEN, AeroNav Laboratories, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, and RSL Fiber Systems in the project. Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls shipbuilding will be the supporting shipyards. American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and the US Navy will provide support as certification authorities. Roxtec provides IBP penetrations for qualification testing and shipboard bulkhead emulation and integration tests, and several electrical OEMs provide technical support for integration of IBP to equipment. More Information can be found here.

An employee of Hepburn and Sons, Dr. Daniel Georgiadis was selected by the District of Columbia Council for Engineering and Architecture Societies (DCCEAS) as their Engineer of the Year for 2018!

Dr. Georgiadis began his career in the electrical construction industry in 1998. He joined civil service for the US Navy as part of Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) in 2001 in electrical and systems engineering. He had multiple assignments and duty locations that include Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division (NSWC PCD), Pentagon – Washington DC where he served as a science advisor to multiple Navy and Marine Corps Flag officers, Program Executive Office Littoral and Mine Warfare (PEO LMW), PEO Littoral Combat Ship (LCS). His last assignment in the Navy was at PEO Submarine where he served as the Acquisition Manager for Undersea Defensive Warfare Systems. He’s been teaching Systems Engineering graduate courses since completing his Ph.D. in 2013, as adjunct faculty at The George Washington University. After leaving government service in 2015, Dr. Georgiadis returned to industry as the Chief Technology Officer of Hepburn and Sons LLC, a fast rising DoD engineering consulting firm in Manassas, VA where he stood up a successful technology transition division. He joined the IME department at Florida State University in May 2018 to develop and lead the department’s newest graduate program in Systems Engineering. Dr. Georgiadis’ office is located at the FSU Panama City Campus strategically collocated with Navy, Air Force, and industry partners.

Hepburn and Sons LLC Marine Link Page

Marine Link, a news/advertising site for everything marine related, has a webpage all about Hepburn and Sons. The webpage stays up to date on new events happening with our company. More information can be found here.

Tefelen Ribbon Cutting Event Video

October 19th, 2018

Integration of Scanning & Laser Peening Technology in Shipyards (2018-440)

The primary goal of this project is to research, develop, and certify laser peen forming capabilities with the purpose of applying them to shipbuilding materials to form compound curvatures in parts without adding heat and mitigate cracking due to sensitization. More information can be found here.

DC Bus Pipe
AC Bus Pipe

Land Based Case Study of Insulated Bus Pipe for Ship Design (2018-441)

More information can be found here.

Congressman Wittman Group Photo
Mayor and Wittman
Mayor with Rick and Eric
Wittman with Rick
Wittman and Hepburns

Hepburn and Sons LLC host reception for Congressman Wittman.

September 25th, 2018
Congressman Wittman
RADM Galinis
Assistant Secretary of the Navy Geurts

Technology Systems & Ships 2018

June 19th, 2018

Hepburn and Sons representatives interacted with senior military and civil service decision makers, ship and craft operators and maintainers, repair and maintenance personnel, designers, builders, planners, engineers, program managers, life cycle engineers, equipment suppliers and other technical experts.

Washington, DC
CAPS Building

Phase 2 Kickoff for MVDC

Hepburn and Sons LLC kicked off Phase 2 of an electrical engineering research and development effort involving medium voltage direct current (MVDC) distribution system grounding system at the Florida State University Center for Advanced Power Systems in Tallahassee, Florida with Naval Surface Warfare Center Philadelphia Division and NAVSEA 05. This work is a substantial research and development effort funded through a Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program. A link to the report can be found here

Group Photo Award

Top Prince William Chamber Awards

February 2018

The top excellence in business prizes went to Hepburn & Sons in the category of businesses with 11 or more employees. Hepburn and Sons LLC was recognized as the winner of the best business in the Top Prince William Chamber Business awards over eight other nominees More information can be found here

NSRP 2018 Announcement

Hepburn and Sons LLC wins two National Shipbuilding Research Program (NSRP) projects worth a total of $1.68M.

January 2018

Hepburn and Sons LLC wins two NSRP projects, "Integration of Scanning & Laser Peening Activity" and "Land Based Case Study of Insulated Bus Pipe (IBP) for Ship Design." More information can be read in MarineLink's publication here.

Industrial Heating Magazine

CTO Danny Georgiadis published in Industrial Heating Magazine

November 2017

Industrial Heating magazine published an article that Hepburn co-authored with LSP Technologies titled "Laser-Peening Metal Enhancement Critical for Component Lifetime." The article may be found in the November 2017 publishing of this journal, or online here.