Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) to provide technical and engineering support for maritime intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and information operations (ISR/IO) for emerging and existing U.S. Navy and joint command, control, communications, computers and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems. The cost-plus fixed-fee contract has a two-year base period of performance, three one-year options, and a total contract value of approximately $54 million, if all options 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 C4ISR. Under the contract, SAIC will provide technical and engineering support, including: program and configuration management; technical services; systems engineering; algorithm development; hardware and software development; material analysis; data processing, testing, repair, installation, deployment and recovery; and analysis in support of maritime ISR/IO and autonomous and non-autonomous systems or air systems that can be used in ISR/IO operations.
"We look forward to our continued support of SSC Pacific and the critical ISR/IO systems that enable warfighter information dominance and operational success," said Thomas Watson, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
Source: Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI)
Date: Mar 11, 2013