20 to fight for $10B in tactical comm tasks

Army awards spots on its Global Tactical Advanced Communication Systems contract

A group of 20 companies have won spots on the Army's $10 billion Global Tactical Advanced Communication Systems contract.

The companies will compete for task orders managed by the Army's Program Executive Office -- Command Communications and Control. The five-year contract will be used by the government to buy a range of tactical communications products, systems and engineer services

The contract is open to a variety of buyers from the Defense, Homeland Security and other departments as well as the military services.

The winners are as follow:

  • CACI Technologies Inc.
  • D & S Consultants Inc.
  • DRS Technical Services Inc.
  • Envistacom LLC
  • General Dynamics One Source LLC
  • Globecomm Systems Inc.
  • Harris Corp.
  • ITT/Exelis Corporation
  • L-3 Services Inc .
  • Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems Inc.
  • Morgan Franklin C3T LLC
  • Nexagen Networks Inc
  • Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation
  • Raytheon Company
  • Rockwell Collins Satellite Communications Systems Inc.
  • Science Applications International Corp.
  • Scientific Research Corporation
  • Telecommunications Systems Inc.
  • Trace Systems Inc.
  • Viasat Inc.

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Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

Reader Comments

Fri, Nov 9, 2012

'open to'? After decades of interoprability problems, why is there not a mandatroy DoD/Federal Enterprise solution? Or at least a test process for interoperability all vendors have to pass?

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