SAIC Awarded Defense Threat Reduction Agency Contract(SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, VA) -- Science Applications International Corporation [NYSE: SAI] announced today it won a contract from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) to work on the Integrated Weapons of Mass Destruction Toolset (IWMDT) Phase II.
The multiple-award cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a three-year base period with an optional five-year total period of performance. If all options are exercised, it will have a total value of $53.9 million.
The Global CBRN Defense Market 2013-2023
Through this contract SAIC will move validated DTRA modeling and simulation chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) tools to a Web portal, develop a laptop capability and provide a common CBRNE information systems architecture. This will allow users to rapidly access CBRNE planning, emergency response and assessment capabilities.
"SAIC and our team remain 100 percent committed to supporting the DTRA mission and enhancing their capabilities for agile, collaborative planning," said Deborah James, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology Business Unit.
Under the contract, SAIC will expand upon the work it completed in Phase I as the lead systems integrator.
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Source : Science Applications International Corporation