US: CACI International has been selected as a prime contractor to provide communications and network services to the US Army’s Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC) Space and Terrestrial Communications Directorate (S&TCD). CACI received this five-year (three base plus two options) multiple-award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract in the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014.The contract has a ceiling value of USD 497 million, represents new work, and expands CACI’s presence in its high-volume C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) market area, according to the company. Under the terms of the contract, CACI will provide research, development and evaluation in support of communications and networks systems under the five S&TCD Division technology areas including antennas, system engineering, satellite communication, cybersecurity and communications networks.
“This new work in communications and networking services positions us to expand our business in our high-volume C4ISR market area. CACI’s proven technical solutions and programme management methodology offer the US Army the necessary support to keep the troops connected and safe by securing wireless military communications and networking technologies,” said John Mengucci, CACI’s Chief Operating Officer and President of US Operations.
Source: Business wire