Sevatec Awarded $117M Mission Critical Contract from Department of Transportation
Firm to Provide IT Support Services to Improve Mobility on our Nation’s Highways
Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013
Sevatec, Inc., a leading provider of management and technology consulting services for the federal government, announced today it has been awarded a $117M single award contract with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide multi-faceted nationwide IT support services to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
Under the terms of the FHWA Information Technology Support Services II (FITSS II) contract, Sevatec will provide a variety of IT services that are vital to operate FHWA´s Headquarters and its 60 field locations nationwide. The scope of the FITSS II contract includes seven primary task areas in support of FHWA´s IT systems including Program Management, Integrated Communications, Infrastructure Support, Customer Service, Capital Planning, Application Software Management, and IT Security. Sevatec will be responsible for the design and improvement, installation, management, configuration, customization, testing, training and maintenance of the FHWA´s IT infrastructure, which serves as a critical platform to address current and emerging transportation issues.
“It is a tremendous honor for us to be selected by FHWA to help achieve their mission of improving the performance, safety, reliability, and sustainability of our Nation´s highway system,” said Sonny Kakar, President and CEO. “We are humbled with the level of trust FHWA has placed with Sevatec´s ability to deliver exceptional, mission-critical solutions. This is indicative of the confidence our customers across the federal government have with Sevatec based on repeated exceptional performance. We are very motivated to deliver high-impact outcomes to FHWA by serving in the best interest of their customers and the American people with cost-conscious, innovative solutions.”
Since 1982, the FITSS program has been a vital contributor to FHWA´s success in improving the mobility of America´s highway infrastructure; making it the best transportation system in the world. These IT support services are regularly used and relied upon by over 1,500 FHWA employees and contractors at FWHA Headquarters, as well as approximately 2,000 field site employees and contractors. There are approximately 26,500 non-FHWA, state, and local users of impacted IT systems supported by FITSS, as well as general public access to FHWA websites.
Team Sevatec includes trusted subcontractors, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and Tetra Tech, as well as vendor partners Oracle and IBM.
Headquartered in Falls Church, VA., Sevatec, Inc. is a CMMI Level 3-rated and ISO 9001:2008 certified management and technology consulting services firm. We partner with federal customers on initiatives that help protect and improve the lives of Americans through innovative, transformational, and cost-conscious solutions. Sevatec was founded in 2003 on the concept of “Seva”, which means “a commitment to serving others”, as the central principle of its way of doing business and nurturing relationships with its clients, employees, partners, and community. Sevatec´s portfolio includes mission-critical technology and consulting initiatives across the federal government including Homeland and Law Enforcement Agencies, Department of Defense, Department of Transportation, Department of State, and multiple Civilian Departments and Agencies.
To learn more about Sevatec, please visit http://www.sevatec.com.
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