Lockheed Martin Wins Two California Contracts

Lockheed Martin Wins Two California Contracts

Lockheed Martin IMS has won two contracts in California totaling $46 million.


The company won a three-year, $24 million contract for a child support payment system in Los Angeles County, and a 19-month, $22 million contract for a job placement program in Fresno County, company officials said Dec. 4.


Washington-based Lockheed Martin IMS, which has about 5,000 employees at offices throughout the county, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corp. of Bethesda, Md.


The Los Angeles contract was first awarded in 1991 and has been renewed three times. The new contract is for one year, with two renewable option years.


IMS processes child support payments in 14 states. The Los Angeles County child support payment system is the nation's first and oldest privatized child support payment processing system, the company said. IMS processes $350 million annually in child support payments for Los Angeles County.


The Fresno County contract is IMS' largest to date in the welfare-to-work arena, the company said.


The contract is divided into two phases: an initial phase of seven months valued at $8.6 million, and a second phase of 12 months valued at $13.4 million.


Under its contract with the Fresno County Workforce Investment Board, IMS will operate job seeker and employment services in one-stop career centers in Fresno County.


One-stop centers integrate and offer all related job training, assistance and placement services to a local jurisdiction through a central location or a series of convenient locations. The centers are required by the Federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998.


IMS' Welfare and Workforce Services Division operates welfare-to-work programs in 31 locations around the country.

About the Author

William Welsh is a freelance writer covering IT and defense technology.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close

Trending

  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.