US: Leidos has won a task order by the US Army to provide mission support services to the Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC) Prototyping Integration and Testing (PI&T) Directorate. The task order was awarded under the Rapid Prototyping and Technology Insertion (RPTI) Support Contract.
According to the company’s press release, CERDEC advances soldier capabilities that enable situational awareness and understanding, establish and secure communications, and protect Soldiers from surprise attack. CP&I provides engineering design, consultation and expert support services for Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) platform systems integration including design, fabrication, installation, integration, environmental testing and fielding support. Under the task order, Leidos will provide support services including research, development, engineering, design, purchasing, fabrication, integration, testing, logistics support, and shipping related to the integration of mission equipment into a Metrology System, and related project efforts to support the USMC TMDE test, repair, and calibration mission. The tactical Metrology Systems provide test, repair and calibration of Test, Measurement and Diagnostics Equipment (TMDE) to support safety and mission effectiveness.