MCLEAN, Va., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) to provide security engineering services in support of the Anti-terrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP) Ashore Global Sustainment Program. The single-award contract has a one-year base period of performance, two one-year options, and a total contract value of approximately $74 million, if all options are exercised.
The AT/FP Ashore Global Sustainment Program provides centrally managed life-cycle sustainment program to assist Navy shore installations in obtaining services to maintain the AT/FP Ashore systems and equipment in accordance with operational requirements. Under the contract, SAIC will provide engineering services in support of the operational requirements of high value Navy and other government activities where security is of high or vital interest.
"SAIC is pleased to be selected as the provider of sustainment services to the United States Navy shore installations for AT/FP systems and equipment," said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and group general manager. "It is a significant milestone in expanding our AT/FP services and capabilities for the DoD worldwide."
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