PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) today announced that it was awarded a new SEAPORT task order by the U.S. Navy to continue to provide watercraft engineering and marine services for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Detachment Norfolk -- Combatant Craft Division (NSWCCD-CCD).
The new task order, including all options, has a maximum value of $41 million over a two-year period. CDI will be the principal engineering and installation/alteration contractor for NSWCCD-CCD, providing program management and planning, design and prototype engineering and construction, design development engineering, acquisition engineering, logistics, in-service engineering and lifecycle management.
"We are proud of our work with the Combatant Craft Division over the past 12 years, and we are pleased the Navy has once again demonstrated confidence in CDI as a prime supplier of fleet technical and engineering services. Our employees look forward to providing the Navy the highest level of quality and services throughout this two-year contract," said Joseph Barbano, President of CDI Government Services.
The Combatant Craft Division (NSWCCD-CCD) is a full-spectrum, full-life-cycle technical support center for all types of combatant craft, boats, watercraft, amphibious vessels/vehicles, patrol coastal class ships, specialty craft/vessels, life rafts, inflatable craft, unmanned vessels/vehicles, and associated systems for the Department of Defense (DOD), other Government entities, and the maritime community. NSWCCD-CCD is chartered to support component organizations and outside agencies. NSWCCD-CCD sponsors include the U.S. Navy, Special Operations Command, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard and other Government Agencies.
CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) seeks to create extraordinary outcomes with our clients by delivering solutions based on highly skilled and professional talent. Our business is comprised of four segments: Enterprise Talent, Specialty Talent & Technology Solutions, Engineering Solutions and MRI. Our client offerings include an array of engineering design project solutions, information technology project solutions and managed services, specialty technology staff augmentation, and program and managed staffing services. Our clients are corporations in multiple industries, including energy, chemicals, infrastructure, aerospace, industrial equipment, technology, as well as municipal and state governments, and the U.S. Department of Defense. We have offices and delivery centers in the United States and Canada. In addition, we also provide recruiting and staffing services through our global MRINetwork® of franchisees. Learn more at www.cdicorp.com.
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