PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) today announced that the U.S. Navy has awarded its subsidiary, Rome Research Corporation (RRC), a five-year $5.2 million contract to provide 24/7/365 operation and maintenance support of the Naval Radio Transmitter Facility (NRTF) Aguada, Puerto Rico Low Frequency (LF) Fixed Submarine Broadcasting System (FSBS). The FSBS provides strategic and tactical communications to U.S. and allied submarine forces in the Atlantic. NRTF Aguada is a remote facility under command of the Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station Atlantic (NCTAMS LANT), Norfolk, VA.
“We are pleased that the U.S. Navy has selected RRC as its contractor to furnish operations and maintenance services providing reliable, uninterrupted FSBS communications to the warfighter,” commented Steve Lynch, President of PAR’s Government Operations. “We are committed to support the Navy with cost-effective solutions while delivering unsurpassed quality, value and customer satisfaction.”
The Aguada site consists of an AN/FRT-95 series transmitter, a Top Hat Monopole 1,200-foot base insulated antenna, and associated hardware, equipment and facilities. Contract support services include transmitter site operations and maintenance, antenna tower maintenance, facilities upkeep and grounds maintenance.
Source: PAR Technology Corporation
Date: Dec 4, 2013