Wyle Awarded Homeland Defense & Security Technical Area Tasks Contract $900 Million Contract Recognizes Wyle's Expertise Across Multiple Research and Technical Disciplines
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyle has been awarded a five-year contract by the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Analysis Centers (IACs) Enterprise to provide expert research and technical analysis in the areas of homeland defense and security; critical infrastructure protection; weapons of mass destruction; chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear defense; biometrics; medical; cultural studies; and alternative energy.
The Homeland Defense & Security (HD) Technical Area Tasks (TATs) contract is a $900 million indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity multiple award contract vehicle. Wyle was one of 12 prime contractors selected for award. All awardees will compete for individual task orders; the performance location will be task order dependent.
Wyle will lead contract performance in partnership with its highly experienced subcontractor team. This approach provides future customers deep and diverse capabilities and access to innovative staff professionals nationwide.
HD TAT helps advance DoD Research and Engineering's three key imperatives: mitigate threats against U.S. capabilities; enhance the capabilities of existing military systems; and develop new technology through science and engineering. The project effort is sponsored by the Defense Technical Information Center, ATTN: DTIC-I, 8725 John J. Kingman Rd., Suite 0944, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060-6218.
Wyle, a privately held company, is a leading provider of high-tech aerospace engineering, information technology and scientific services to the federal government on long-term outsourcing contracts. The company also provides test and evaluation of aircraft, weapon systems, networks and other government assets as well as other engineering services to aerospace and defense. For more information on Wyle, please go to www.wyle.com or join the conversation on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or YouTube.
Jeanne C. Zepp
DPR Group, Inc.