Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) to provide a full range of systems engineering, software development, test and evaluation, and program management services in support of ocean surveillance systems. The multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a three-year base period of performance, one two-year option, and a potential contract value of approximately $72 million if all task orders and the option are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in San Diego, Calif.
SSC Pacific is the Navy's premier research, development, test, and evaluation laboratory for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR). Under the contract, SAIC will provide a full range of systems engineering, software development, test and evaluation, and program management services as required, including: systems engineering tasks and support; requirements analysis; system design and architecture studies; independent analysis, verification and validation; tactical data applications; and web page and database development, design, maintenance and server support. SAIC is one of five contractors that will compete for task orders under the contract.
"We look forward to working with SSC Pacific to provide a full range of systems engineering and life-cycle sustainment support for existing and emerging U.S. Navy and Joint C4ISR systems," said Tom Watson, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
Source: Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI)
Date: Mar 20, 2012