Contractor trio wins $363M for Special Ops IT assistance

Five-year IDIQs will boost delivery and performance of specialty services

Three well-known government contractors have won five-year Defense Department contracts worth a total of $362 million for IT assistance, according to a July 14 DOD announcement.

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., Dell Services Federal Government and DRS Technical Services Inc., were each awarded indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity Special Operations Forces IT Enterprise Contracts, known as SITEC, in support of the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM).

The contractors will assist the government in performing the daily operations necessary to facilitate the Special Operations Command's ability to effectively and efficiently optimize delivery and performance of specialty services to sustain and maintain USSOCOM's global enterprise IT specialty services environment, the DOD announcement said.

The work will be performed primarily at MacDill AFB, Fla., with limited work in and outside the United States.

The U.S. Special Operations Command is the contracting activity.

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., of McLean, Va., ranks No. 9 on Washington Technology’s 2011 Top 100 list of the largest federal government contractors. Dell Inc., of Round Rock, Texas, ranks No. 15 and DRS Technical Services Inc., of Parsippany, N.J., ranks No. 39.

About the Author

David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.

Reader Comments

Sun, Jul 17, 2011 Than N.

I work for a small company that is a federal government IT contractor. How do small companies like us get big contracts like these? Than Nguyen
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