CACI International Inc ( NYSE MKT: CACI ) announced today it has been awarded a $180 million contract to provide Joint Geospatial Analytic Support Services (JGASS) to U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). This five-year (one base plus four option years) contract represents new work for CACI and expands its presence in its Intelligence Services market area.
The mission of USSOCOM is to provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests as well as plan and synchronize operations against terrorist networks. On the JGASS contract, CACI will provide geospatial imagery intelligence, collection, analysis, and exploitation services to yield real-time actionable intelligence in support of mission planning and execution for Geographic Combatant Commands (GCC) worldwide.
Through its acquisition of TechniGraphics, Inc. in 2010, CACI has more than 20 years of experience providing geospatial services to the federal government and has become an industry leader in the production, analysis, and dissemination of geospatial data. The company’s highly trained and cleared professional staff possesses a deep understanding of geospatial analysis and geospatial imagery intelligence. Additionally, CACI’s partners on this contract bring highly specialized and unique intelligence capabilities.
John Mengucci , CACI’s Chief Operating Officer and President of U.S. Operations, said, “CACI has a long history of providing intelligence analysis to support government customers’ missions. Our multi-discipline approach and in-depth knowledge of geospatial intelligence will help ensure the readiness and safety of Special Operations Forces as they engage in our nation’s most complex and high-risk challenges.”
According to CACI President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Asbury , “Through our acquisitions in recent years, CACI has made a significant commitment to expand our business in the Geospatial market, and this contract with USSOCOM is a direct result of that strategic effort. It is a great privilege to serve our nation’s Special Operations Forces on this contract as they carry out their critically important mission of defending our nation and its citizens.”
Source: CACI International Inc
Date: Mar 28, 2016