Monday, June 7, 2010 - 17:04

BCI was awarded a production contract by SPAWAR Pacific for 11 additional UMR-1 Weather Extractor Computers for the Navy's SPS-48E radar. These additional units will be installed on L-class and CVN class ships beginning in late 2010.

Monday, June 7, 2010 - 18:22

BCI is developing a variant of the UMR-1 Weather Extractor Computer for the Air Force's TPS-75 radar. Two prototype units will be delivered to the Air Force by October 2010.  Operation testing of the first prototypes is expected to commence shortly after.

Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 22:28

BCI Sensors announces the release of an integrated RF receiver operating over 4.5 GHz to 10.5 GHz.  Information can be obtained by emailing

Thursday, August 5, 2010 - 16:31

BCI Sensors received an additional task-order from SPAWAR Systems Center - Pacific for continued development and lifecycle support for the Hazardous Weather Detection and Display Capability (HWDDC) and the Tactical Environmental Processor (TEP) projects.

Saturday, July 23, 2011 - 21:19

BCI Sensors has delivered the 14th Weather Extractor Computer (WEC) package to the US Navy.  The WEC is an integrated weather radar processor and network display system for the US Navy's SPS-48E radar as part of the AN/UMR-1 meteorological processor system.

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 14:35

BCI received a subcontract from ITT Exelis to extend the SPS-48E weather radar processing capability to the SPS-48G radar.

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 08:11

The US Air Force has awarded BCI Sensors a contract to deliver 30 weather radar processors for the TPS-75 radar. The Weather Data Processor will provide measurements of reflectivity and radial velocity as well as wind field measurements and echo heights using the tactical radar scan.  BCI will begin delivering systems in late 2012 with continuing deliveries through 2013.

Saturday, November 24, 2012 - 18:34

SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific awarded a purchase order for three SPY-1 radar weather processors to BCI Sensors. The weather processors, known in the Navy as the Tactical Environmental Processor (TEP), will be installed at three land-based Navy radar sites in preparation for system deployment to the fleet starting in 2013.

Monday, March 25, 2013 - 11:15

BCI's success with 'through-the-sensor' weather processing software has been featured in the Navy SBIR Profiles in Success published by Dawnbreaker.  Each year, Dawnbreaker selects a handful of SBIR programs that have transitioned to commercial success or have received significant, continued Government investment outside the SBIR program.

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 11:05

Basic Commerce & Industries Inc., Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded a $10,909,222 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-reimbursement-type contract for production, integration, installation, installation support, system and software support, and maintenance of weather radar through-the-sensor systems. This is a five-year, Small Business Innovative Research Phase III contract. Work will be performed in Moorestown, New Jersey (90 percent), and San Diego, California (10 percent), and work is expected to be completed March 17, 2020.