CACI International Inc (NYSE MKT:CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a $93 million prime contract to provide tactical communications engineering and maintenance support services to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This four-and-a-half year contract expands both the scope and size of CACI’s ICE support and increases business in its Communications market area.
ICE enforces federal laws governing border control, customs, trade, and immigration to promote homeland security and public safety.
Under this contract, CACI will provide system lifecycle development and maintenance activities, including planning, gathering operational requirements, system requirements development, technical requirements development, design, implementation, testing, operational and intermediate level maintenance, and disposition activities in accordance with the Department of Homeland Security’s system engineering lifecycle. As part of this support, CACI will provide preventative and corrective maintenance for more than 600 fixed infrastructure sites throughout the U.S. and territories to provide faster response for any outages affecting the agency’s more than 20,000 portable and mobile radios used by ICE personnel. CACI will also support the agency’s modernization efforts through financial and program management support.
CACI is committed to providing the engineering and maintenance support necessary to enable federal law enforcement and first responders to protect national security and ensure public safety.
John Mengucci, CACI’s Chief Operating Officer and President of U.S. Operations, said, “CACI’s defined engineering processes will standardize the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s tactical communications architecture, streamline its maintenance processes, and improve communications interoperability across agencies.”
According to CACI President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Asbury, “CACI is committed to supporting our federal law enforcement officers and first responders protecting the nation. Our award to continue delivering proven, innovative support for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement tactical communications sustains this commitment and positions us for additional growth supporting the department’s vital national security mission.”
Source: CACI International Inc
Date: Oct 24, 2016