MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE :SAI ) announced it was awarded a prime contract by the United States Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Carderock Division to provide logistics and program management services for the Navy Corrosion Control Assistance Teams (CCAT). The single-award cost-plus fixed-fee contract has a one-year base period of performance, two one-year options, and a total contract value of approximately $23 million, if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Norfolk, Va., Little Creek, Va., Mayport, Fla., San Diego, Calif., Everett, Wash., and Yokuska, Japan.
The NSWC Carderock Division provides research, development, test and evaluation, analysis, acquisition support, in-service engineering, logistics and integration of surface and undersea vehicles and associated systems. Under the contract, SAIC will provide logistics and program management services including labor, technical assistance, training and process consumables for the Navy CCAT. Tasks will also include issuing government-owned tools and process consumables and conducting training.
"We look forward to fulfilling the Navy's need for technical expertise and introducing new technology onboard U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships and boats," said JT Grumski, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "At SAIC, we pride ourselves on converging the best engineering and technology consulting today to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of shipboard preservation tomorrow."
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