The U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) awarded one of 10, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts for Global Intelligence (GI) support to the ABSc Team, which Columbus is a team member. 20 proposals were received from the Small Business portion of the procurement, and 10 contracts were awarded to Offerors including the ABSc Team.
Columbus is featured in a NASA publication titled: Curiosity and NASA's Mission to Mars: A Case for Small Business. The publication features many of the small businesses who contributed to the success in landing the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Columbus Technologies and Services, Inc., a 8(a), SBA certified Small Disadvantaged Business, headquartered in El Segundo, California is ranked 15 in 2012 Top 25 8(a) Prime Contractors by Washington Technology.