CSC Wins Department of Transportation Volpe Center Support Contract
News Release -- September 13, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 13 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today it is one of five companies to be awarded the Volpe Transportation Information Project Support Services (V-TRIPS) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract by the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, which is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA). The five-year contract has an estimated total value of $234 million for all firms.
Under the terms of the contract, CSC will compete for task orders to provide information technology services from concept development to systems development and operational support associated with the Volpe Center’s mission to deliver innovative transportation systems.
“We are extremely proud of our legacy of support to the Volpe Center, and we look forward to supporting the Center under future task orders,” said James W. Sheaffer, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector. “With this award, we recognize the trust and responsibility that the Department places in CSC to play a vital role in advancing the nation’s transportation systems and solutions today and in the future.”
For more than a decade, CSC has supported the Volpe Center in tackling the nation’s transportation issues and initiatives.
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 95,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 2, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.