Lockheed Martin has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract, with initial funding of $25.7 million, to support the U.S. Army's fielding of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) weapon system. The IDIQ contract consists of a four-year basic contract with five additional one-year options. The total maximum contract value is $435 million through 2019.
Serco Inc., has won an $84 million contract with the U.S. Navy's Commander, Fleet and Industrial Supply Centers to assist with the Consolidated Hazardous Material Reutilization and Inventory Management Program. The company will provide logistical support for procurement, management, issuance and disposal of HAZMAT products and chemicals for the Hazardous Material Control and Management Program.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Engineering Service Network Inc. (ESN) a SeaPort Task Order valued at $8.8 million to support integrated voice communications at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Virginia. Under the contract, the company will provide acquisition management and technical support for the Navy's Integrated Voice Communications System (IVCS) Program Office. The IVCS is a shipboard voice distribution system providing tactical communications throughout a variety of Navy ships.
The mostly static federal bureaucracy can use an entrepreneurial FCSA shot to the arm-but will this new acquisition process just add more layers of red tape to a system trying to streamline? Will it work smoothly, or does the FCSA have too many kinks? How about other potential methods? Please share your ideas.
Winter's over and it's time to travel. Whether the mood is right for a late spring break or early summer planning, the Web is full of sites that help users find and book the perfect vacation. From the United States to Europe and beyond, the only limit to researching locations and packages is how long Web surfers can stare at their computer screens.
Ever have one of those moments where you wished you could have simply pulled the U.S. Constitution out of your pocket? Now you can, with the Constitution for iPhone and iPod Touch. This app includes all of the Articles, the Bill of Rights, and all the Amendments.