RESTON, Va., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced today the award of a new multiple award indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) contract to provide global communication systems for the U.S. Army. Serco was selected as one of 12 companies to compete for tasks on the Communications and Transmission Systems (CTS) contract. The contract vehicle has an overall ceiling value of $4.1 billion over a five year period.
Serco will provide design, procurement, installation and testing services in support of delivering global, mission-critical communication systems. The Company will utilize its experience in the areas of engineering, Operations & Maintenance (O&M), and lifecycle management services to provide a more secure, operationalize, and sustainable network communications solutions for the United States' expeditionary warfighters.
"Serco looks forward to supporting the U.S. Army and our warfighters with global communication system solutions," said Ed Casey, Serco Inc.'s Chairman and Chief Executive officer. "We stand ready to meet their needs under this mission-critical contract."
Serco currently provides communication system solutions to the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy. Utilizing its Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Collaboration and Intelligence (C5I) expertise, the Company delivers engineering, systems integration, hardware procurement, software development, technical support, installation and testing, operations and maintenance solutions.
About Serco Inc.: Serco Inc. is a leading provider of professional, technology, and management services focused on the federal government. We advise, design, integrate, and deliver solutions that transform how clients achieve their missions. Our customer-first approach, robust portfolio of services, and global experience enable us to respond with solutions that achieve outcomes with value. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Serco Inc. has approximately 10,000 employees, annual revenue of $1.2 billion, and is ranked in the Top 40 of the largest Federal Prime Contractors by Washington Technology. Serco Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $7.5 billion international business that helps transform government and public services around the world. More information about Serco Inc. can be found at www.serco-na.com.
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