FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- US Logistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of private equity consolidator Ranger International Services Group, announces a recent contract award by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) under its GSA LogWorld contract. The new FEMA project calls for US Logistics to supply technical support personnel at multiple locations in the U.S. as part of FEMA's stated mission "to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards." This contract award opens a new growth channel for US Logistics, at the same time offering the Department of Homeland Security a capable technical services partner for other future operational support.
US Logistics provides skilled technical services and Logistics Support Services (LSS) in support of US Department of Defense contracts worldwide, with hundreds of its personnel deployed overseas. In addition to tactical wheeled and combat tracked vehicle MRO services, US Logistics also performs aircraft technical services programs, technical workforce augmentation, and contract field teams. US Logistics recently won the largest prime contract in its history with the US Marine Corps, for hundreds of technical jobs overhauling tactical vehicles at the USMC Logistics Base in Barstow, California.
US Logistics operates in the growing military outsourcing arena. The US Government is pursuing competitive sourcing and privatization to free up dollars for its highest priorities, especially modernization. It is within this arena that US Logistics has established its strong reputation for quality, reliability, and cost-effectiveness. In an array of challenging contracts over its history, US Logistics has completed projects in eight countries and 38 states. Its people serve inside the U.S. as well as in critical locations overseas. The company maintains a lean cost model, and is able to offer its Government or Prime Contractor customers an absolute cost advantage combined with measurably superior quality metrics on a consistent and reliable basis. US Logistics has strong backing from large institutional shareholders, and a deeply experienced management team at multiple levels.
Ranger International Services Group, the parent company, is a privately held investment and management holding company that partners with larger private equity institutions to acquire and grow companies in aviation services and aerospace/defense support operations. Ranger Aerospace and its co-investors add value to acquired companies via seasoned veterans experienced in an array of aerospace/defense operations, engineering, business services, TQM, marketing, and private equity. The Ranger headquarters office is in Greenville, SC. For more information on US Logistics, please visit www.us-L.com. For information about Ranger and other US Logistics affiliates, visit: www.rangerinternational.com, www.cavinternational.com, www.rangertechworks.com, and www.rangeraerospace.com.
Forward Looking Statements: The Company from time to time may discuss forward-looking information. Except for factual historical information, all forward looking statements are estimates by the Company's management and are subject to various risks and uncertainties that are beyond the Company's control and may cause actual results to differ materially from management's expectations.
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