Founded in 1920, George G. Sharp is the oldest naval architecture and marine engineering service company in the United States. It has designed more than 1,500 ships for the U.S. Navy, Military Sealift Command, Maritime Administration and various private clients. It has accomplished several projects involving the conversion and modernization of existing vessels. The company provides program management, office and field engineering services, and installation, maintenance and repair services for the foreign military sales program, PMS 380. Its industrial services include habitability and food services, assistance and training for propulsion, auxiliary, installation of electric and electronic equipment and systems, integrated logistics support and quality assurance services. It is an ISO:9001-certified company that employs more than 600 engineers and technical personnel. George G. Sharp is headquartered in New York City.