Applied Research Associates

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Applied Research Associates (ARA) is a scientific research and engineering company providing safety and security technologies and solutions. It offers sensors and security systems, augmented reality, water-based cleanup and conversion technologies, design software, geotechnical products, energy management tools, pavement engineering tools, medical software, etc. The company serves the security, infrastructure, healthcare, energy, and environment markets.
TypePrivate
Founded1979
HQAlbuquerque, NM, US
Websiteara.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)2,734
Job Openings199
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Applied Research Associates

Robert Sues

Robert Sues

President & CEO
Mike Royer

Mike Royer

Chief Financial Officer, SVP
George Ullrich

George Ullrich

Senior Vice President, Strategy Development
David Timian

David Timian

Senior Vice President, Sector Manager
Jennifer Di Gregorio

Jennifer Di Gregorio

Vice President
Chuck Red

Chuck Red

Vice President
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Applied Research Associates Office Locations

Applied Research Associates has offices in Albuquerque, Alexandria, Arlington, Austin and in 32 other locations
Albuquerque, NM, US (HQ)
4300 San Mateo Blvd., Suite A-220
Albuquerque, NM, US
3751 F Wyoming Blvd., Bldg. 20749
Alexandria, VA, US
2760 Eisenhower Ave., Suite 308
Alexandria, VA, US
4603 Eisenhower Ave
Arlington, VA, US
1235 S Clark St, Suite 1212
Arlington, VA, US
801 N Quincy St. Suite 700
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Applied Research Associates Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1979

Applied Research Associates total Funding

$24.2 m

Applied Research Associates latest funding size

$413.75 k

Time since last funding

6 days ago

Applied Research Associates investors

Applied Research Associates's latest funding round in September 2021 was reported to be $413.8 k. In total, Applied Research Associates has raised $24.2 m
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Applied Research Associates Operating Metrics

Oct, 2019Apr, 2021Sep, 2021

Awards

3

Patents (US)

175756

Services Provided

3

Trademarks (US)

433535
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Applied Research Associates Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Dynatest North AmericaFebruary 26, 2020
Weston GeophysicalFebruary 28, 2019
Virtual HeroesApril 16, 2009
Applied Research Associates, Inc, Arlington
Berrie Hill Research
Berriehill Research Corporation
Neya Systems, LLC

Applied Research Associates Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Applied Research Associates Online and Social Media Presence

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Applied Research Associates Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    71/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    84/100

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Applied Research Associates News and Updates

Neya Systems Tapped to Develop U.S. Department of Defense Unmanned Multi-Robot Software Functionality

Applied Research Associates Inc.’s (ARA) Neya Systems Division recently announced it has been awarded a contract with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) of the U.S. Department of Defense to create a Tactical Assault Kit (TAK) plugin to coordinate and deploy unmanned, robotic platforms with C…

ARA is excited to be exhibiting at the Space and Missile Defense Symposium

ARA is excited to be exhibiting at the Space and Missile Defense Symposium Aug 10-12. Come visit us at Booth 416 where we will be highlighting innovative solutions to complex problems in missile defense and hypersonics.

Neya Systems Tapped to Develop U.S. Department of Defense Unmanned Multi-Robot Software Functionality

Neya Systems, a division of Applied Research Associates, today announced it has been awarded a contract with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) of the U.S. Department of Defense to create a Tactical Assault Kit (TAK) plugin to coordinate and deploy unmanned, robotic platforms with Chemical, …

ARA's Neya Systems Divisions is one of five companies selected for the U.S. Army 10X program

We're excited to announce that ARA's Neya Systems Divisions is one of five companies selected for the U.S. Army 10X program. We plan to demonstrate our mission planning software, which uses a suite of manual and AI-based planning tools, to allow a single soldier to task and interact with multiple ro…

Join us for the next in our Webinar

Join us for the next in our Webinar Wednesday series, "Florida Statewide Pavement Marking Data Collection and Management System."

ARA is proud to announce that our Virtual Heroes Division has been selected by Corporate Vision

ARA is proud to announce that our Virtual Heroes Division has been selected by Corporate Vision to receive a 2021 Technology Innovator Award for Best AR/VR Simulated 3D Environments Development Company – USA.
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Applied Research Associates Blogs

Robotic Forestry Equipment is Already Here

Risk reduction. Increased productivity. Reduced worker fatigue. These are the challenges facing any forestry firm. How can you accomplish all three with your existing equipment? Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has the solution. For more than 20 years, ARA’s Modular Robotic Applique Kit (MRAK…

ARA Engineers Help Develop New Physical Security Manual of Practice

Engineers at Applied Research Associates, Inc (ARA) have a proven history in physical security and protective design, and are proud help make our world safer and more secure through their contributions to the field. Recently, several ARA security experts helped author ASCE’s updated manual, “Structu…

Weighing on ARA’s Expertise: ARA Engineer is Featured in an International Magazine

Weigh-in-motion (WIM) technology provides unique way to inform transportation departments and toll operators about heavy vehicle usage on roadways and enables them making more informed infrastructure decisions. In recent years, WIM technology has attracted attention from transportation infrastructur…

ARA to study the impact of cold weather on key transportation infrastructures for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) announced Friday that Applied Research Associates (ARA) of Randolph, Vt., has received an award totaling $5,237,915 from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL), through the System of Sy…

ARA Sponsors Conjecture Mania Competition on Polyplexus

ARA is a proud sponsor of Conjecture Mania, an innovative cross-disciplinary competition that challenges participants to develop creative, yet scientifically plausible, Conjecture µPubs (MicroPublications) to advance novel ideas that envision new, transformative industries by 2041. In Fall 2020, mem…

ARA Experts Discuss Value Engineering

Security experts at Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) have authored an article published in the April 2021 edition of Security Business Magazine titled “Value Engineering for Security Design Projects.” Value Engineering is a multi-disciplinary, systematic process for achieving best value in a …
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Applied Research Associates Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Applied Research Associates founded?

    Applied Research Associates was founded in 1979.

  • Who are Applied Research Associates key executives?

    Applied Research Associates's key executives are Robert Sues, Mike Royer and George Ullrich.

  • How many employees does Applied Research Associates have?

    Applied Research Associates has 2,734 employees.

  • Who are Applied Research Associates competitors?

    Competitors of Applied Research Associates include HII Technical Solutions, HAVELSAN and Sierra Nevada Corporation.

  • Where is Applied Research Associates headquarters?

    Applied Research Associates headquarters is located at 4300 San Mateo Blvd., Suite A-220, Albuquerque.

  • Where are Applied Research Associates offices?

    Applied Research Associates has offices in Albuquerque, Alexandria, Arlington, Austin and in 32 other locations.

  • How many offices does Applied Research Associates have?

    Applied Research Associates has 43 offices.