SAIC Awarded Contract By United States Army For C4ISR Rapid Prototyping And
Technology Insertion Services
Company to Support the Communications-Electronics Research Development &
Engineering Center (CERDEC)
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 11, 2013
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Science Applications International
Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract
by the United States Army to provide command, control, communications,
computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) rapid
prototyping and technology insertion support to the Communications-Electronics
Research Development & Engineering Center (CERDEC) Command, Power and
Integration Directorate Prototyping, Integration and Testing Division. The
multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a
one-year base period of performance, four one-year options, and an estimated
total contract value of $263 million if all options are exercised. Work will
be performed primarily at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
CERDEC develops and integrates C4ISR technologies that enable the warfighter
to sense the battle space; deny and disrupt enemy efforts; and remain
"connected" to achieve and sustain information superiority. Under the
contract, SAIC will provide CERDEC with support required to perform a variety
of tri-service C4ISR prototype systems integration programs, including
prototyping, integrating, testing and fielding, and C4ISR technology insertion
and related projects. SAIC is one of two companies eligible to compete for
task orders under this contract.
"We look forward to expanding our presence at Aberdeen Providing Ground while
supporting the Army's efforts to innovate and implement solutions in specific
core competencies of mission command capabilities, mission command computing
platforms, power and energy, and C4ISR platform prototyping and integration,"
said Joe Craver, President of SAIC's Health, Energy and Civil Solutions Group.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® 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
40,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the
intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S.
Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in
McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of approximately $10.6 billion for its
fiscal year ended January 31, 2012. For more information, visit
http://www.saic.com/. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information,
constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A
number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements,
or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of
these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31, 2012, and
other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such
uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on
such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.
Contact: Melissa Koskovich Jennifer Gephart
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