The United Kingdom's Ministry of Defence has awarded QinetiQ a three-year, 37 million pound contract to continue support for the Eurofighter Typhoon program. The contract covers release to service recommendations, crew protection and performance, mission system software support, technical and business support and airworthiness and safety clearance.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded QinetiQ North America a contract worth up to $15.6 million to provide asset tracking services. Under the contract, the company will manage the services facilitating in-transit visibility under FEMA's Total Asset Visibility program.
The Department of Homeland Security has awarded QinetiQ North America three contracts worth more than $5 million to provide information technology (IT) support to the U.S. Secret Service's Washington, D.C., headquarters. The three task orders all involve providing IT services that establish, maintain and secure the networks on which the agency's day-to-day mission and business activities depend.
QinetiQ North America was awarded a five-year, $10.3 million contract to provide a range of intelligence analysis support for the U.S. Army's Sustainment Command. Under the contract, QinetiQ subsidiary Analex Corporation will provide support to the command at Rock Island Arsenal and with select Army field support brigades and subordinate battalions.
QinetiQ North America's Mission Solutions Group has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement worth up to $250 million from the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile System Center for space operations technical support. QinetiQ North America will be eligible to provide the Air Force with systems engineering, test and evaluation, software engineering, spectrum management, modeling and simulation, system safety and acquisition security. The company also will offer support in the areas of integration logistic support and concept development and other areas.
QinetiQ North America's Mission Solutions Group has been awarded a three-year, firm-fixed-price contract to deliver security services to the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS). The company's security and intelligence services business unit will support the NCIS security program in Washington, D.C. QinetiQ North America's security team will provide a range of services to NCIS.
SimAuthor, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ North America, has been awarded a four-year, $5 million contract from the Commander Naval Air Forces (CNAF) to continue support of CNAF's Military Flight Operations Quality Assurance (MFOQA) Bridge program with its flight data analysis, visualization software and MFOQA subject matter expert team.
QinetiQ North America's security and intelligence services business unit has been awarded a five-year time and materials contract with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to provide security management and support services to the Bureau's Engineering Research Facility at Quantico, Virginia. The contract has a maximum value of $3.7 million.
QinetiQ North America's Systems Engineering Group has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile command to provide airworthiness and qualification engineering to the Apache Helicopter Division of the Aviation Engineering Directorate (AED). The contract has a ceiling value of nearly $11 million if all options are exercised. QinetiQ North America will provide AED's Apache Division with specific on-site support services, ranging from reviews of airworthiness documents, such as airworthiness releases and safety of flight messages, to reviews of Apache system safety issues and risk management assessments.