DEFENSE Security Service
Leidos wins $40M contract to support defense industry security program
- By Mark Hoover
- Sep 22, 2016
Leidos has won a $40 million contract with the Defense Security Service to support the National Industrial Security System.
The National Industrial Security Program ensures that the U.S. defense industry safeguards the classified information in their possession while performing work on contracts, programs, bids, or research and development efforts, according to the Defense Security Service website.
Under the contract, Leidos will develop an integrated, automated system to replace and expand upon the following systems:
Work will be performed in Columbia, Md., and is expected to be completed in September 2020.
Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at email@example.com, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.