CSC Wins Two U.S. Postal Service Logistics Contracts Worth $83.2 Million
News Release -- August 29, 2011
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 29 – The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) awarded CSC (NYSE: CSC) two contracts to provide management, operational and logistical support for its Mail Transport Equipment Service Centers (MTESCs) located in Lakeville, Minn., and Barrington, N.J. The contracts, which have a three-year base and two two-year options, have an estimated combined seven-year value of $83 million. This contract was awarded to CSC during the first quarter of the company’s fiscal year 2012. CSC will now operate nine of the 15 MTESCs in the United States.
Under the terms of the contracts, CSC will provide program management, information systems support and logistical services. CSC employees will receive, examine, route, repair or recycle/dispose of mail transport equipment and will work to continuously improve equipment processing, repair and distribution functions.
“We’re proud to play a key role in USPS efforts to improve operations, support cost-cutting efforts, transform business and reduce environmental impact,” said Alan Weakley, president of CSC North American Public Sector’s Applied Technology Group. “Our global footprint in both private and public sectors, combined with our service to just about every U.S. government agency, gives us a unique ability to address our customers’ challenges and provide the right solutions — properly and efficiently implemented.”
The MTESCs are an integrated network of 15 facilities for managing the mail transport equipment inventory, overseeing repair, storage and distribution to internal and external customers. Mail transport equipment includes sacks, trays, pallets and wheeled containers that contain mail as it moves within or between facilities. Since 1999, CSC has provided management and logistical support for 11 different MTESCs across the United States.
About CSC’s North American Public Sector
As a go-to partner for critical national programs, CSC offers thought leadership, specialized skills and innovative services in critical areas for government clients. Leveraging a global footprint in both the private and public sectors and experience gained from serving almost every U.S. government agency, CSC’s North American Public Sector (NPS) brings innovative ideas and proven best practices to help the U.S. government meet mission-critical requirements. For more information about CSC’s government solutions, visit www.csc.com/government.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 93,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 1, 2011. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.