ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Belcan, LLC announced today that its Government Services segment has been awarded a five-year prime Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quality (IDIQ) multiple award contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Technical and Analytical Support Services (TASS) in Arlington, VA.
Belcan is one of seven companies that will compete for task orders to provide technical, financial, administrative, business process and meetings/conferences support services to DARPA, with a total estimated contract amount of $850 million. For 60 years, DARPA's mission has been to create breakthrough technologies for national security by making pivotal investments in new technology-driven ideas for the United States.
This is the tenth award Belcan has received from DARPA in the last five years. Schafer Corporation, now a Belcan company, has been a prime contractor for DARPA since 1978, assisting in the design and development of revolutionary technologies across a wide range of scientific and engineering disciplines. Under this IDIQ, Belcan and its teammates will provide technical, financial, programmatic and administrative support to perform risk and impact assessments of new technologies, develop system concepts, evaluate benefits to military users and ancillary commercial sector impacts, and support program definition, financial analyses, and strategies for transition to DARPA's stakeholder communities.
"We are honored to continue our work with DARPA," said Denise Kellogg, Vice President, Technical Advisory Services, Belcan Government Services. "Our team brings a wide range of technical expertise in science, technology, engineering, integration and acquisition to support DARPA's mission to make pivotal investments in breakthrough technologies for national security."
"DARPA will continue to receive the world-class customer service experience from Belcan's team of highly-qualified and highly-skilled professionals," said Lee Shabe, President, Belcan Government Services. "Belcan also brings 60 years of engineering expertise led by innovative and collaborative professionals who support our customers' cutting-edge program concepts related to advanced weapon systems, aircraft engineering, and advanced space systems."
Belcan, LLC is a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes for customers – from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, automobiles, and cybersecurity, Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide solutions that are adaptable, integrated, and value added. Belcan has been earning the trust of our customers for 60 years and counting. For more information, please visit www.belcan.com.
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