CSC Wins $224 Million U.S. Army Task Order
News Release -- July 14, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 14 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the U.S. Army awarded the company a task order to provide technical and engineering support for its Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center (AMRDEC). The five-year task order, which was awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2011 first quarter, has an estimated total value of $224 million. The task order was awarded under the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command’s Expedited Professional and Engineering Support Services blanket purchase agreement, which CSC won in 2005.
Under the terms of the agreement, CSC will provide technical and engineering services in the areas of integration, computer, navigation and control technologies; and electronics and system design.
“For nearly 40 years, CSC has proudly supported the Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center,” said Randy Cash, vice president and general manager of CSC’s North American Public Sector Huntsville Alabama Operations. “We look forward to continuing our support of the U.S. Army and the warfighter through technology and weapon system solutions to ensure the highest quality mission support to soldiers on the battlefield.”
AMRDEC, which is headquartered in Huntsville, Ala., is a subordinate laboratory to the Research, Development and Engineering Command. It provides research, development and engineering technology and services for the Army’s aviation and missile platforms.
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.