BAE, Lockheed, General Dynamics, others to render force support, business services to Navy

The U.S. recently awarded a nearly $180 million (ceiling) base year IDIQ contract to 15 recipients: BAE Systems, Rockville, MD; General Dynamics One Source, Fairfax, VA; Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Solutions, Herndon, VA; Deloitte Consulting, LLP, Alexandria, VA; SAIC, Inc., McLean, VA; Scientific Research Corp., Atlanta, GA; Engility Corp., Mount Laurel, NJ; HP Enterprise Services, LLC, Herndon, VA; Mission Solutions, LLC, Washington, D.C.; MC Dean, Inc., Dulles, VA; URS Federal Services, Inc., Germantown, MD; CACI Inc., Federal, Chantilly, VA; Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, VA; Computer Sciences Corp., Falls Church, VA; and CGI Federal, Inc., Fairfax, VA.

Contract recipients will provide force support and business services comprising non-inherently governmental equipment and services under the full system life-cycle support umbrella. This includes RDT&E and manufacture and fielding for , secure, , and sustainable , , , , , , and , , , and capabilities.

If all contract options were exercised, the cumulative total would rise to a ceiling of nearly $900 million.

Work is slated for performance globally, by May 2014; however, the options, if exercised, could delay completion until May 2018. The contracting activity is the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic in Charleston, SC.