Engility Awarded Prime Position on $900M Multiple Award Contract to Support SPAWAR Cyber Operations Pillar
Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL) today announced that it has been selected as a prime contractor for a multi-million dollar contract to support the procurement of integrated cyber operations services to the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic, Charleston, SC. The potential cumulative value of this multiple award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract is $900 million, if all options are exercised through July 2018.
“This is our fifth Pillar contract win and it is an honor to be selected for this award,” said Tony Smeraglinolo, President and CEO of Engility. “The award reflects not only our excellent past performance and the outstanding technology skills that the men and women of Engility have provided, it also reflects the substantial overall value we offer SPAWARSYSCEN Atlantic and its customers.”
Cybersecurity Threats Require Dynamic Response Capabilities
Engility will provide a wide array of full system lifecyle support services to include research and development, and testing and evaluation. Engility also will support the production and fielding of sustainable, secure, survivable, and interoperable command, control, communication, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (C5ISR) information operations, enterprise information services (EIS) and space capabilities.
“This contract focuses on an Integrated Cyber Operations (ICO) portfolio that will deliver the capabilities needed to operate, secure and defend the network and data that support the American war fighter’s mission,” Smeraglinolo said. “Enabling U.S. forces to maneuver in the cyber domain while denying the adversary’s ability to maneuver in this same domain is critical to our Armed Forces and we are proud to have an opportunity to support this undertaking.”
Source : Engility Holdings, Inc.