Jacobs to support Navy simulation operations
- By David Hubler
- Jan 20, 2009
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. will continue to support the Navy’s threat-simulation activities under a contract worth a maximum of $43.8 million.
The contract calls for Jacobs to assist the Navy Airborne Threat Simulation Organization at Point Mugu, Calif., and its various Defense Department customers by supporting existing and future threat-simulation project requirements. The contractor has supported the Navy in this work for the past 12 years.
The Jacobs team includes subcontractors Aegir, a defense engineering and technical services provider; systems integrator Sa-Tech Inc.; and Tessada and Associates Inc. The companies are performing the task-order work under the SeaPort Enhanced contract vehicle.
The award consists of a one-year base period and four one-year options, and it runs through December 2013.
Jacobs, of Pasadena, Calif., has more than 57,000 employees and provides technical, professional and construction services to clients worldwide.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.