Alion wins award for Navy warfare systems assistance
Services include project and financial management, foreign military sales aid
- By David Hubler
- Mar 24, 2011
Alion Science and Technology Corp. has won a five-year, $200 million delivery order to provide professional support services to the Navy Program Executive Office - Integrated Warfare Systems.
Awarded under the NAVSEA SeaPort Enhanced contract, Alion will perform project management, financial management, foreign military sales services, acquisition management and configuration management for the Navy PEO-IWS’ combat systems, according to a company announcement released today.
Services also include support for the acquisition, production and delivery of combat systems such as the Aegis Weapon System and the Ship Self-Defense System, as well as support for the development and integration of combat systems for a variety of ship classes, including aircraft carriers, amphibious, littoral combatant ships and Coast Guard vessels.
Alion’s partners include BAE Systems, ICI and Northrop Grumman Corp.
Alion Science and Technology Corp., of McLean, Va., ranks No. 41 on Washington Technology’s 2010 Top 100 list of the largest federal government contractors.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.