2004 Fast 50

42: 3e Technologies International Inc.
Location: Rockville, Md.
Annual growth rate: 58.43%
2003 Revenue: 20,594,263
2002 Revenue: 21,685,010
2001 Revenue: 16,113,327
2000 Revenue: 6,719,783
1999 Revenue: 3,268,559
Leadership: Steven Chen
Number of employees: 112
Website: www.3eti.com
Lines of business: Remote monitoring, highly secure wireless networking, integrated sensor networks, systems integration
Major customers: Navy, NASA
Major contracts/projects: 3e works closely with the U.S. Navy under four separate contracts. The company provides research and development services for automated maintenance to the Carderock Division, ashore infrastructure automated maintenance to the Dahlgren Division, total ship monitoring to the Crane Division and automated maintenance to the Fleet Industrial Supply Center. 3e is also contracted by NASA to provide mobile communicates emergency support.