On November 8, 2017 Columbus was selected as the JPL Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year for FY2017. This award is in appreciation of the ongoing efforts of small businesses like Columbus Technologies and Services that collaborate with JPL and NASA and make significant contributions to the success of the Laboratory’s projects and objectives.

A celebration to honor Columbus as the JPL Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year will be held at JPL in March of 2018.