The U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) a prime contract to provide reengineering, development, and personal computer simulation services in support of the command’s Naval Training Products and Services program. The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract has a three-year base period of performance, one three-year option, and a total estimated value of approximately $343 million for all awardees, if all options are exercised. SAIC is one of five awardees and work will be performed in various locations across the country.
“SAIC’s goal on this contract is to help the Navy with the reengineering and development of training products that use relevant technology and software to provide immersive and distributed training,” said Tom Watson, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Navy and Marine Corps Customer Group. “We are proud to support sailors by developing and implementing new solutions using serious games, cloud-based training, and highly-interactive multi-media instruction offerings that result in more effective and efficient training products.”
Under the contract, SAIC will plan, design, develop, implement, deliver, and evaluate training materials that are highly interactive and immersive for the Naval Education and Training Command. SAIC will support Navy and Department of Defense training requirements and Navy Distance Learning objectives through delivery of modular, scalable, and tailored learning continuums.
Source: Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI)
Date: May 24, 2016