Steve Manchir

SHeMA, Steve Manchir Adds Ghostbusting Fun to Raising Money for Charity
December 2018

Bastion’s GRC SHeMA Mission Assurance employee, Steve Manchir, a fan of “all things Ghostbuster”, uses his MINI Cooper ECTO-1 to make special appearances around Ohio to raise awareness and money for good causes... Read more


Space Apps Challenge 2018

Bastion Sponsors 2018 NASA Space Apps Challenge
November 2018

Bastion was a proud sponsor of the recent 2018 Space Apps Challenge held in Huntsville, Alabama. Employees Carla Shackelford, Robert Patlovany and Scott Pritchard supported this world-wide event... Read more


Don Palmer

Bastion’s Don Palmer Presented with Caring in Action Award
October 2018

Don Palmer was the recipient of the October 2018 Caring in Action Award at MSFC. While performing a construction inspection in building 4200, Don noticed an electrical area with a large amount of water on the floor... Read more


Joseph Welker

Bastion’s Joseph Welker, Ph.D. Receives 2018 “35 Under 35” Space Industry Award
September 2018

Joseph Welker, Ph.D. was honored as one of 35 award recipients by the International Institute of Space Commerce (IISC). This award is presented to the 35 brightest young minds in the Space Industry... Read more


Ruth Hextall

Bastion’s Ruth Hextall Receives “35 Under 35” Space Industry Award
September 2018

Ruth Hextall was recently honored as a 2018 “35 Under 35” Space Industry Award recipient. This award from the International Institute of Space Commerce (IISC) is presented to the 35 brightest young minds in the Space Industry... Read more


Jeffrey Barros, David Armbruster, Eddie Drago, and B.J. Cooper

Bastion Provides Outstanding Support During SSC AR-22 Hotfire Tests
September 2018

Bastion employees supported AR-22 hotfire tests at Stennis Space Center. The team was tasked to complete 10 AR-22 booster rocket hotfire tests in a 240 hour period... Read more


Jorge and Rosi Hernandez with Congressman John Culberson

Jorge and Rosi Hernandez Host Congressman John Culberson’s Luncheon With the NASA Community
August 2018

Congressman John Culberson visits the NASA/Clear Lake area and meets with constituents representing Bastion Technologies, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, UTC, All Points Logistics, GeoControl Systems, MEI Technologies, and Axiom Space... Read more


Robotics Group at Tech Trek Expo

Bastion Sponsors Tech Trek STEM Program at University of Alabama in Huntsville
July 2018

Bastion proudly sponsored Tech Trek, a STEM program for 64 eighth grade girls, recently held at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, AL. This valuable educational program introduces the girls to many projects, workshops, professional women, and field trips... Read more


Bastion’s Darrell Gilliam

Bastion’s Darrell Gilliam Champions Lithium Battery Safety Requirement
July 2018

Darrell Gilliam worked with NASA and industry to promote the physical testing of thermal runaway in lithium ion batteries. His efforts led to new requirements in the testing of battery enclosures for thermal runaway, preventing an uncontrolled hazard... Read more


Bastion Technologies Sponsors Girl Scouts’ One Smart Cookie Celebration

Bastion’s Wil Malone Featured in Marshall Star “Essential to the Mission” Article
June 2018

Bastion system safety engineer Wil Malone was featured in the May 2nd Edition of the Marshall Star. The “Essential to the Mission” feature focused on Wil and the SMA team’s role in building and flying the SLS vehicle... Read more


Bastion Technologies Sponsors Girl Scouts’ One Smart Cookie Celebration

Bastion Technologies Sponsors Girl Scouts’ One Smart Cookie Celebration
May 2018

Bastion Technologies proudly sponsored the recent 2018 North Alabama Girl Scouts’ “One Smart Cookie!” celebration... Read more


Bastion AMCOM Employees Recognized for Excellence in Explosives Safety

Bastion AMCOM Employees Recognized for Excellence in Explosives Safety
May 2018

Charlene Grimes, Will Ewings, and Stacy Dickinson recently received certificates of achievement for their roles in the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM)... Read more


Bastion's David Armbruster Receives Quality Engineer Receives Silver Snoopy Award

Bastion Quality Engineer Receives Silver Snoopy Award
May 2018

On May 2nd, David Armbruster (pictured with Bastion’s Project Lead, Bill Crittenden and Deputy Program Manager, Randy Reed) was honored with the astronauts’ personal achievement award... Read more


Bastion Employees Engage in STEM Outreach at Local Schools for Space Week

Bastion Employees Engage in STEM Outreach at Local Schools for Space Week
May 2018

Teresa Colgan, Louise Williams, and Doug Kim visited James E. Williams Middle School to discuss Safety & Mission Assurance career pathways and their roles at Bastion/NASA Marshall Space Flight Center.... Read more


Bastion MSFC/SMA Employees Proudly Support Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University’s 2018 STEM Day

Bastion MSFC/SMA Employees Proudly Support Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University’s 2018 STEM Day
May 2018

Bastion employees, Gary Eldridge and Pam Millin, eagerly offered their engineering expertise and unbiased judging support for the Alabama A&M University’s recent Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Day event... Read more


VF-5 Vacuum Chamber

Leidos/Bastion Team Wins GRC SHeMA-2 Contract
May 2018

Bastion, along with Leidos, transitioned the Safety, Health and Mission Assurance-2 (SHeMA-2) contract supporting Mission Assurance, Continuous Risk Management, Quality  Assurance, System Safety, and Software Assurance for Glenn Research Center (GRC) advanced research and ISS projects... Read more


Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Awards 2018

Bastion to Host Open House in Pasadena, California
May 2018

Bastion is pursuing the Data Systems Implementation and Operations Contract at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Join us at our Open House on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 3:30 - 7:00 p.m... Read more


Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Awards 2018

Bastion Receives Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Award
April 2018

Bastion Technologies Inc. announced that it has received a Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Award for 2017... Read more


Bastion’s Carla Shackelford, Supports Recent NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge

Bastion’s Carla Shackelford, Supports Recent NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge
April 2018

Each year, NASA’s Human Exploration Rover Challenge features an engineering design challenge to engage high school and college students in the next phase of human space exploration... Read more


Bastion Employees Recognized for Outstanding Performance During Recent A-1 Liquid Hydrogen Detanking Operations

Bastion Employees Recognized for Outstanding Performance During Recent A-1 Liquid Hydrogen Detanking Operations
April 2018

Bastion employees at NASA’s Stennis Space Center received excellent customer accolades for their outstanding support during recent three-week, 24/7, A-1 Liquid Hydrogen detanking operations... Read more