SAIC Awarded Contract to Support Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center - Charleston
Company to Support DoD C5ISR Programs
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., June 2, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Charleston (SSCC) to support command, control, communications, computers, cryptology, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C5ISR) programs. This single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a one year base period of performance, four one-year options, three one year award terms and a total contract value of more than $221 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Charleston, S.C. by SAIC's wholly-owned subsidiary Eagan, McAllister Associates, Inc. (EMA).
Under the contract, SAIC will provide production engineering, integration, product improvement, test and evaluation, and maintenance support services. SAIC will also integrate technology to help modernize C5ISR program support systems.
"It is a privilege for SAIC to help develop and implement cost effective, tactical vehicle engineering and integration solutions," said Debbie James, SAIC business unit general manager. "SSCC consistently responds to the new, emergent and rapid-response needs of the warfighter and we are proud to be a part of that effort."
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500(R) scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's approximately 44,000 employees serve customers in the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.9 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2008. For more information, visit http://www.saic.com.
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