SAIC Awarded Contract by Transportation Security Administration
MCLEAN, Va., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) and Reveal Imaging Technologies, Inc., an SAIC company, announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to provide systems equipment, installation, training and maintenance services for the CT-80DR+ Reduced-Size Explosive Detection Systems (RSEDS). The delivery order has a three-year base period of performance and a total contract value of approximately $20 million, and was awarded under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with a five-year period of performance and a total contract value of approximately $127 million. Work will be performed primarily in Vista, Calif.
TSA protects the nation’s transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce. RSEDS machines quickly determine if checked luggage contains potential explosive materials, and alerts security officers if such threats are detected. Under the contract, SAIC will provide systems equipment, installation, training and maintenance services for the CT-80DR+, including: training simulation for initial testing, evaluation and validation; manufacturing, installation, testing and training during the implementation period; and maintenance and other support during operation.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to provide the TSA with the latest in RSEDS technology and we look forward to continuing to work with the TSA to improve the safety of U.S. air travel,” said Alexander Preston, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
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