EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- A potential 10 year,
$128.7 million contract has been awarded by NASA to Wyle Laboratories, Inc.
for Occupational Medicine and Health services at NASA's Johnson Space Center,
Houston, and White Sands Test Facility, Las Cruces, N.M.
Wyle's Life Sciences Group of Houston will provide services to support
occupational, emergency and preventive medicine; flight medicine; occupational
health; and human test support. The services will be primarily provided at
Johnson; Sonny Carter Training Facility, Ellington Field, White Sands; and
facilities in Russia housing NASA and agency contractor personnel.
"After working side by side for many years with Kelsey Seybold, we now
look forward to a partnership that will provide NASA a quality set of services
for many more years to come," said Bob Ellis, Wyle senior vice president and
general manager of its Life Sciences Group. Under the new contract Kelsey
Seybold will provide physician and medical support to Wyle.
"Kelsey Seybold has a long-standing commitment to the nation's space
program, and brings with it a superior legacy of medical care and services.
Wyle is proud to be part of that legacy," said Ellis.
The contract's three-year base period, valued at $34,473,484, begins
Dec. 1. Options that could extend the contract an additional seven years
would increase the contract value to $128,705,367. This is a cost plus award
term, performance incentive fee contract
Wyle Laboratories, Inc., a privately held company, is a leader in
aerospace services, life sciences, testing, research, special test systems and
other engineering support services to the aerospace, defense, nuclear power,
communications and transportation industries.
SOURCE Wyle Laboratories, Inc.