ERT News: 2019

ERT to Attend AMS 100th AMS Annual Meeting

December 23, 2019

ERT will be hosting a booth at the upcoming 100th American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting scheduled for January 12-16, 2020 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

For more details about the conference, visit

ERT Wins GOES NOP Sustainment (LEDS III) Contract

November 17, 2019

ERT is pleased to announce the award by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), Office of Satellite Ground Services (OSGS) of the GOES NOP Sustainment (LEDS III) contract. This contract represents continued support of our previous work on both LEDS I and LEDS II.


ERT Open House Hiring Event

September 18, 2019

ERT is hosting an Open House Hiring Event on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 3 – 6 PM EST.  The event will be held at ERT’s Headquarters located at:

14401 Sweitzer Lane
Laurel. MD 20707

We will be conducting on-the-spot interviews and will be extending offers the same day. All offers accepted at the open house will be eligible for a $500.00 sign-on bonus. The bonus will be paid with the first pay period after your start date. 

ERT Names Goodwin Ting Chief Operating Officer

February 22, 2019

ERT today announced the appointment of Goodwin Ting as Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Mr. Ting will focus on the integration of operations and value-added client solutions, directing the company’s operational business unit Vice Presidents to ensure the highest level of contract performance and continued business unit growth.

ERT Wins NOAA ProTech Oceans Domain Contract

February 4, 2019

ERT today announced its selection by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as a Professional and Technical Services Oceans Domain contract (ProTech-Oceans) awardee. The company is now eligible to compete for individual task orders under this multiple award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract whose primary clients will be the offices of the National Ocean Service (NOS).

ERT Makes Prominent Appearance at AMS Annual Meeting

January 25, 2019

ERT offers sincere thanks to our staff and industry colleagues for their concerted efforts to ensure continued collaborations and the successful dissemination of vital information during the 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting. Despite record levels of uncertainty due to the government shutdown, which impacted participation and resulted in numerous last-minute changes, everyone persevered and enabled “the show” to go on from January 6-10, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Five ERT Staff Presenting, Chairing Sessions at This Week’s AMS Conference

January 7, 2019

Rocky Bilotta, Michael Kruk, Chunying Liu, and Valerie Toner are presenting their work at the American Meteorological Society’s Annual Meeting being held this week at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Nazila Merati organized a Town Hall and is co-chairing three sessions.

Bilotta, Kruk, Liu, and Toner support ERT contracts at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information in Asheville, North Carolina. Merati supports NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service Office of Science and Technology in Silver Spring, Maryland.

ERT Selected for Air Force Research Laboratory Contract

January 3, 2019

ERT today announced the award of a Space Environment Sensor Data Management and Analysis contract by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Space Vehicles Directorate, Battlespace Environment Division (AFRL/RVB).Under this four-year contract, ERT will support the U.S. Air Force’s next-generation weather system, helping to both improve space environment specification, forecast, mitigation, and exploitation, and to deliver actionable information to operational units.