Serco Awarded $13 Million Marine Training Systems Support Contract

      Serco Awarded $13 Million Marine Training Systems Support Contract

PR Newswire

RESTON, Va., Feb. 28, 2014

RESTON, Va., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Serco Inc., a provider of
professional, technology, and management services, announced the award of a
new contract to provide training support to the US Marine Corps (USMC). The
Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Training Systems Support contract has a
one-year base period and one six-month option period valued at nearly $18
million, if the option is exercised.

Under this contract, Serco will support Combat Instructor School training,
systems integrations and operations in a classroom and operations center
environment in support of MAGTF Staff Training Program Division-sponsored and
supported events. Serco will deliver collaborative tools and web development
for garrison and tactical event environments. Training support will include
warfighting skills and seminars, mission rehearsal exercises, C2 systems, and
combat simulation. Serco expects to hire over 100 new employees to support
this contract at 6 sites around the world.

"The Marines mission is critical to our national security and we are proud to
support them on this effort," said Dan Allen, Serco Inc.'s Chairman and Chief
Executive officer. "Serco is known around the world for the quality of our
training programs. We look forward to putting our experience to work for the
Marines and to support their vital training requirements." 

Personnel and Readiness is a key capability within Serco's market offering.
The company provides training and simulation to over 1,000 students a month at
the US Army Maneuver Center of Excellence in Fort Benning, GA. At Fort
Benning, Serco conducts and supports integrated and immersive tactical
training exercises up to Brigade level using Live, Virtual, and Constructive
Gaming (LVC-G) systems. Serco utilizes integrated exercise systems like
Command Post of the Future (CPoF), Future Battle Command Brigade and Below
(FBCB2), Army Battle Command Systems (ABCS) and Virtual Battlespace II (VBS2).

About Serco Inc.: Serco Inc. is a leading provider of professional,
technology, and management services. We advise, design, integrate, and
deliver solutions that transform how clients achieve their missions. Our
customer-first approach, robust portfolio of services, and global experience
enable us to respond with solutions that achieve outcomes with value.
Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Serco Inc. has approximately 10,000
employees and an annual revenue of $1.2 billion. Serco Inc. is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $7.5 billion international business that
helps transform government and public services around the world. More
information about Serco Inc. can be found at www.serco-na.com.  

SOURCE Serco Inc.

Website: http://www.serco-na.com
Contact: Alan Hill, 703-939-6500, alan.hill@serco-na.com
 
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