WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Riverside Research was recently awarded a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) to support a broad range of defense and intelligence research, development, and operational missions. Under the scope of the BPA, Riverside Research will provide Command, Control, Communications, and Computers (C4) expertise for technical data collection and analysis.
With a five-year ordering period and total value of $135 million, this task order-based BPA is a catalyst to the company's growth in the National Capital Region and the broader DoD market.
"This BPA is a critical contract to highlight our technical reach and it strengthens our partnering network with companies possessing complimentary capabilities," said Dr. Steven Omick, Riverside Research President and CEO.
As a not-for-profit, Riverside Research invests significantly in multi-disciplinary research and development for the intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance community. This allows the organization to accelerate innovation and advance science through their open innovation model. The organization will leverage their nationwide network of laboratories to support this contract.
About Riverside Research
Riverside Research is a not-for-profit organization chartered to advance scientific research for the benefit of the US government and in the public interest. Through our open innovation concept, we invest in multi-disciplinary research and development and encourage collaboration to accelerate innovation and advance science. Riverside Research conducts independent research in machine learning, trusted systems, optics and photonics, electromagnetics, plasma physics, and biomedical engineering. Learn more at www.riversideresearch.org.