SAIC anchors $50M Navy contract
- By William Welsh
- Feb 06, 2009
Science Applications International Corp. won a $50 million contract for professional support services to the Commander of the Navy Reserve Forces Command.
The company will furnish services related to information technology, knowledge management, logistics, maintenance, training and engineering analysis, company officials said.
The San Diego-based contractor will also deliver technical, maintenance and operational support as needed, officials said. The one-year contract has four one-year options.
The command is responsible for delivering mission-ready units to the Navy and Marine Corps spanning the full spectrum of service operations. The Navy Reserve Forces constitute 20 percent of the service’s overall forces.
The Navy’s Fleet and Industrial Supply Center awarded the contract.
SAIC is ranked No. 5 on the 2008 Washington Technology Top 100 list of the largest government contractors.
William Welsh is a freelance writer covering IT and defense technology.