MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the 1st Theater Sustainment Command (1st TSC) to provide logistics services in support of 1st TSC activities throughout the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) area of responsibility. The contract has a one year base period of performance, four one-year options, a six month extension, and a total value of more than $102 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Kuwait.
The 1st TSC provides logistical support across the CENTCOM theater of operation, executing operational sustainment, and conducting coalition, joint, reception, staging, and onward movement; redeployment and re-posturing of forces and infrastructure sustainment. Under the contract, SAIC will support munitions storage and resupply efforts by helping the 1st TSC and operating the ammunition supply point and theater storage area activities. These activities include storage, accountability, and distribution of ammunition stocks.
"We are honored to support the 1st TSC and look forward to providing unparalleled munitions support to the entire theater," said Glenn SanGiacomo, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
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