CSC Wins $135 Million Contract to Support U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers
News Release -- June 16, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 16 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the U.S. Navy has awarded the company a task order to provide services to support Program Executive Officer (PEO) Aircraft Carriers. The task order has a one-year base period and four one-year options, bringing the estimated total five-year value to $135 million. The task order falls under the SeaPort Enhanced indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, originally awarded to CSC in April 2004. This contract was awarded to CSC during the company’s fiscal 2010 fourth quarter that ended April 2, 2010.
Under the terms of the agreement, CSC will provide program, lifecycle, business and financial management, as well as operations support for PEO Aircraft Carriers, which is responsible for managing the design, development, construction, modernization and lifecycle management of aircraft carriers for the Navy.
“This award demonstrates the U.S. Navy’s confidence in CSC to provide integrated, effective support to critical acquisition programs, and positions CSC as the sole prime contractor providing services to PEO Aircraft Carriers,” said Austin Yerks, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Defense Group. “We look forward to providing best-value, responsive services to the Navy and Department of Defense as they meet the challenges of delivering the nation’s next generation of aircraft carriers.”
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC’s advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 94,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.1 billion for the 12 months ended April 2, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.