Ensuring continued success for the defense industry and our allies requires sound technical and engineering backing.


Technology Deployment

Continental Tide has worked tirelessly to provide the best in Alteration Installation Team (AIT) support.


Military Products

Continental Tide's engineers and technicians develop new and innovative products for military and shipboard use.


HM&E Cargo/Weapons Handling and Stowage Systems Contract Award

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. was awarded a five (5) year Multiple Award contract supporting the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division. The contracted work will focus on coordination and planning of all the engineering and technical support services for Hull, Deck, Mechanical and Electrical (HM&E) machinery and systems.


The engineering and technical support services will be accomplished in all areas where Foreign Military, U.S. Navy, and MSC ships operate and are homeported. These services will be  accomplished in whole or in phases that minimize interruption in ship operating schedules while maximizing the capacity of Type Commander and NAVSEA agencies to upgrade and modernize systems.

MARMC Pier Side Technical Assistance Contract Award

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. was recently awarded a contract from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC) for Pier Side Technical Assistance.


The scope of work includes technical services, labor, material, support services and equipment to accomplish a full range of depot level repairs and alterations, troubleshooting, maintenance, installation, and removal of main and auxiliary, hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) equipment and systems onboard U.S. Navy or other military type vessels including submarines.


Continental Tide is extremely excited about this opportunity to continue to support MARMC and looks forward to future successes.

CT Safety Manager featured in Safety Source magazine

Safety is and always will be Job#1 at Continental Tide. Just ask Brandon Phillips, Contintental Tide’s Safety Manager at UC San Diego.BrandonPhillips Phillips, one of UC San Diego’s OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) extension instructors, was among six instructors featured in Safety Source magazine.



Continental Tide awarded $105 million NAVSEA contract for work on Littoral Combat Ships

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. has been awarded a $105 million contract from NAVSEA for work on Littoral Combat Ships (LCS).



Continental Tide awarded $98 million Military Sealift Command contract for ship repair work

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. received a $98 million contract from Military Sealift Command for general ship repair work on the east coast of the United States.



Continental Tide awarded delivery order in support of NSWC Philadelphia

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. obtained a delivery order from NSWC Philadelphia for work on LHD 2 and LHD 4 in San Diego, California.



Continental Tide to share in $119 million Navy maintenance contract

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc., is among a group of 10 ship-repair firms that have been awarded a share in a U.S. Navy maintenance contract worth $119.1 million over one year.

If all options are exercised, the contract could be worth up to $644 million and continue for five years.



Continental Tide’s Quality Management System (QMS) receives top grade from NSWCPD

The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD) recently completed its review of Continental Tide Defense System’s Quality Management System (QMS) Level I, II and III procedures and forms and issued the highest rating possible including praise in the areas of Management, Training and Document Control.


“We are very pleased to have received this high rating and want to thank the team from NSWCPD for its constructive input during this review. I would also like to acknowledge all of the hard work and dedication exhibited by our team in remaining fully committed to total customer satisfaction through the delivery of quality engineering and industrial and modernizing support to US Navy, Coast Guard and other DoD organizations,” said Continental Tide President Keith M. Reidinger.



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Reading, PA
Corporate Office

2 Meridian Blvd, Suite 110
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Phone: 484-577-4070
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Norfolk, VA

1457 Miller Store Road,
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Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-410-7611
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Continental Tide
San Diego, CA

1675 Harding Avenue
National City, CA 91950
Phone: 619-765-2746
Fax: 619-765-2825