Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) was awarded a task order by the U.S. Navy to provide technical solutions to the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems. The task order has a one-year base period of performance, two one-year options, and two one-year award terms. The task order is worth a potential value of approximately $141 million, and work will be performed primarily in Washington, D.C.
The Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS) manages surface ship and submarine combat technologies and systems, and coordinates Navy Open Architecture across ship platforms.
“SAIC is proud to continue its support to PEO IWS. We have supported this contract for more than five years, and we are honored to have been selected to continue to provide our engineering support services to PEO IWS 1.0, 7.0 and 9.0 in pursuit of their critical mission to enhance U.S. Naval capabilities and protect our nation,” said Tom Watson, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Navy and Marine Corps Customer Group.
Under the contract, SAIC will provide technical services, including systems engineering, ship integration and testing, that support product development for the current and future programs and their variants: PEO IWS 1.0 (AEGIS And AEGIS Fleet Readiness), 7.0 (Future Combat Systems), and 9.0 (DDG 1000).
SAIC will also support the development, coordination and integration of technical solutions to problems inherent in the acquisition and integration of major combat systems from development and production, through at-sea acceptance testing in-surface ships to in service support.
Source: Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI)
Date: May 5, 2016