CSC Wins $104 Million U.S. Army Task Order
News Release -- August 05, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 5 – 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 task order, which was awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2011 first quarter, has a one-year base period, four one-year options and an estimated total value of $104 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 technology integration and insertion engineering support for systems engineering and digitization projects and objectives. This support includes communications, simulation and live training transformation technologies.
“For nearly 40 years, CSC has ensured the highest quality mission support to soldiers on the battlefield while proudly supporting 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. “As a go-to partner for large-scale national programs and mission-critical solutions, we offer thought leadership, specialized skills and innovative services for government clients.”
Headquartered in Huntsville, Ala., AMRDEC is an organization within 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. 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.