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Serco bags Electronic Surveillance Systems Contract

US: Serco has won an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to support the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) Security Systems Branch, US. Serco will provide life cycle sustainment, integration, acquisition and technical support for anti-terrorism/force protection for Naval Electronic Surveillance Systems to Department of Defense agencies. The USD 46 million three-year, multiple award contract vehicle includes two one-year option periods which, if exercised, would bring the potential ceiling value of this award to approximately USD 77 million. This is one of three contracts awarded; each awardee will have the opportunity to compete for task orders during the ordering period.

The company will support systems that provide the capability to receive/transmit orders, receive and process information into situational awareness displays, support command decision processes and communicate electronic data to multi-service, multi-agency nodes across the entire all hazards/all-threats spectrum of Ashore and Afloat operations. Many systems are considered mission critical and are life and safety support systems. "At Serco, we apply our Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR) service expertise to support our customer's most mission-critical objectives. We are known for the quality of our networks and communications solutions and are eager to again put that experience to work for the Navy and our Warfighters,” said Dan Allen, Serco’s Chairman and Chief Executive officer. Serco provides communication system solutions to the US Navy, US Air Force and US Army. Utilizing its C4ISR expertise, Serco delivers lifecycle sustainment engineering, systems integration, hardware procurement, software development, technical support, installation and testing, operations and maintenance solutions.

Source: PR newswire