SRA wins $4.4M Marines RFID supply-chain contract

SRA International will provide technology to track supplies

SRA International Inc. will provide supply-chain tracking technology to the Marine Corps Systems Command under a new $4.4 million contract, company officials announced.

The Marines’ Passive Radio Frequency Identification Infrastructure Support and Sustainment contract covers has one base year and four option years.

The USMC will use pRFID as a part of a suite of automatic identification technologies to accurately and automatically collect data. The technology will be used in the supply chain to improve the management and execution of logistics within the Marine Expeditionary Forces at Camp Lejeune, N.C.; Camp Pendleton, Calif.; and Okinawa, Japan, according to SRA.

SRA will provide pRFID infrastructure support modifications, sustainment and follow-on services, and standardized pRFID solutions. The company also will provide project management; system maintenance support and sustainment services; system engineering and enhancements; and training.

The goal of the project is to deliver a secure, reliable and functional pRFID system. Then the technology will be used to evaluate the operational value of pRFID for in-transit, in-storage and in-repair supplies within the Marine’s enterprise, SRA officials said.

“Our team will help the Marine Corps fully characterize the requirements and benefits of pRFID, and better understand how to translate this technology into improved service for the warfighter,” said SRA Vice President of Enterprise Logistics Solutions George Batsakis.

The SRA team includes GlobeRanger and RFID Global Solution, Inc.

SRA International, of Fairfax, Va., ranks No. 26 on Washington Technology’s 2009 Top 100 list of the largest federal government prime contractors.

About the Author

Doug Beizer is a staff writer for Washington 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


  • 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.