CSC Wins Missile Defense Agency Operations Support Contract
News Release -- October 14, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 14 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it is one of three companies awarded the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) operations support indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract. The contract, which was awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2011 second quarter, has a five-year period of performance and an estimated total value of $270 million for all firms.
Under the terms of the contract, CSC will compete for task orders to provide administrative advisory and assistance services through the Office of the Chief of Staff, MDA, for the Ballistic Missile Defense System. Work under these contracts will be performed in Huntsville, Ala.; Colorado Springs, Colo.; Dahlgren, Va.; the National Capital Region; and other locations.
“We look forward to playing a key role in the Missile Defense Agency’s goal of delivering unified and integrated engineering and support services for the Ballistic Missile Defense System,” said Austin Yerks, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Defense Group.
This contract falls under the Missile Defense Agency Engineering and Support Services initiative, which aims to consolidate resources, enhance the sharing of expertise and knowledge, centralize the acquisition of support services manpower in a more efficient manner and reduce overhead costs enterprise-wide. In addition to this operations support contract, CSC also recently won an IDIQ contract for MDA infrastructure and deployment services.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & 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.