Indus lodges protest over Eagle award
- By Wilson P. Dizard III
- Jul 14, 2006
Indus Corp. of Vienna, Va., has filed a bid protest over the Homeland Security Department's multibillion-dollar Eagle contracts for IT services.
The Eagle contracts, which allow winning vendors to compete for task orders by DHS components, could amount to as much as $45 billion over more than 10 years. The contracts were awarded June 29.
Indus spokesman Robert Blumenthal confirmed that his company had filed a bid protest with the Government Accountability Office recently.
Eagle contracts to 25 bidders and planned to issue comparable contracts to small-business bidders around July 31.
The contract's full name is Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge solutions. Wilson P. Dizard III is a staff writer for
Washington Technology's sister publication, Government Computer News