RESTON, Va., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, was awarded a prime contract by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) – Energy. The single-award, firm-fixed-price contract has a seven-month base period of performance, four one-year options and a total contract value of approximately $37 million, if all options are exercised. Work was awarded under the Business Systems Modernization – Energy (BSM-E) and Enterprise Business Systems (EBS) Deployments, Operational, and Field Site Support contract. Varec Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leidos, will perform work at various Department of Defense facilities around the globe.
DLA Energy provides the Department of Defense and other government agencies with comprehensive energy solutions. Under the contract, Leidos will provide services which include installation, repair and training for BSM-E and eConvergence hardware and software deployed to locations utilizing FuelsManager® Defense (FMD), FuelsManager® Defense-Express (FMD-E) and FuelsManager® Defense–Enterprise (FMDE) software.
"Leidos is committed to support the fuel operational needs of our military. The deployment of Varec's FuelsManager® Defense software directly supports the Defense Logistics Agency Energy fuels operations mission at over 600 Defense Fuel Supply Points and for the warfighters worldwide," said Leidos Group President, Mary Craft.
Leidos is a FORTUNE 500® science and technology solutions leader working to address some of the world's toughest challenges in national security, health and engineering. The Company's 21,000 employees support vital missions for our government and the commercial sector, develop innovative solutions to drive better outcomes and defend our Nation's digital and physical infrastructure from 'new world' threats. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $5.77 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2014, after giving effect to the spin-off of the company's technical services and information technology business. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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