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"This has been a very difficult project with an extremely complex review process and I have been very pleased with ALE’s efforts in supporting us."

-Training Manager, Shipyard

Press Releases

ALE Announces New Business Certifications

Acquisition Logistics Engineering (ALE) is pleased to announce that we have recently added two new certifications to our growing portfolio of business credentials. As of December 12, 2017, ALE's Quality Management System is now third-party ISO 9001:2015 certified. Providing high-quality products and services has always been our top priority at ALE, and now we can provide our customers with the assurance of quality that our ISO 9001:2015 certification carries.

In addition, ALE has made the investment in time and resources over the past year to ensure NIST SP 800-171 compliance. In keeping with the heightened awareness associated with data security, ALE is committed to being a trusted business partner. Our customers can rest assured that ALE employs the best practices and tools for securing our customers' information and data.

Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB)

As of July 31, 2016, Quality Aero Inc dba Acquisition Logistics Engineering (ALE) is certified as a women's business enterprise and a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) through the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation's largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the US.

ALE is a full service Life Cycle Engineering company specializing in reducing total ownership cost and increasing availability of complex systems and equipment. We work closely with our customers to combine their technical expertise in system design with our in-depth understanding of issues associated with system operation and sustainment. This approach enhances reliability, maintainability, and safety, while at the same time reducing maintenance burdens and developing the logistic support capability needed for system success. For more information on how ALE can benefit your company, contact Stephen Brunner, Business Director, at

ALE DCCA Audit Results

ALE is now DCAA certified! ALE successfully passed the DCAA audit following our recent transition to an accrual-based accounting system. The DCAA Certification, received March 29, 2016, opens the door for ALE to pursue prime contracts directly with the Government.

ALE Employee Receives Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional (CMRP) Recognition

Zach Pusnik earned the CMRP certification from the Certification Board of the Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals, after successfully completing the CMRP exam this March 2016.

ALE Employees Receive Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE) Recognition

Steve C. Rogers and Rodney L. Benson earned CRE certifications from the Certification Board of ASQ, after sitting for the CRE exam at this year's RAMS Symposium in Phoenix, AZ. See press release here.

ALE Announces New Ownership

WORTHINGTON, Ohio - January 4, 2016 - Acquisition Logistics Engineering (ALE) today announced a transfer of ownership. Renee Coogan recently acquired controlling interest in the Ohio-based life cycle engineering services company after founder Charles Coogan retired from the business.

Renee earned a Bachelor of Science degree from The Ohio State University and worked for the Department of Defense in support of military service members and their families for many years. She brings extensive corporate management and human resources experience to ALE after joining the company in 2014 as the Chief Financial Officer.

"Renee's contributions to the Business Office and culture of ALE have been significant. I have full confidence in her vision and ability to continue the ALE standards of excellence," said Charles Coogan.

Founded in 1984, ALE is a woman-owned small business with offices in Worthington, Ohio and Gautier, Mississippi. It specializes in helping government and industry to reduce total cost of ownership and improve availability of complex systems and equipment. This includes improving their reliability, maintainability, human factors, and safety, while at the same time reducing maintenance burdens and planning for the logistic support needed for a successful life cycle.

For further information about ALE, please contact Stephen Brunner, Business Director at ALE, by phone at (614) 436-1609 or by e-mail at