ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CACI International Inc
(NYSE: CAI) announced today that it has been awarded an estimated
Comparable in size to the state of Rhode Island, Fort Bliss is the largest Army installation in the nation. It is a premier Army training facility and serves as one of the major deployment centers for troops and equipment headed for Iraq and Afghanistan . In conjunction with the Army's Base Realignment and Closure program, the number of troops based at Fort Bliss is expected to grow significantly over the next few years.
CACI's support helps ensure that logistics activities are carried out effectively, on time, and within budget, especially as operations at Fort Bliss expand. In the area of maintenance services, CACI will focus on repairing and upgrading military vehicles, ensuring that vehicle readiness rates meet or exceed Army standards. For the supply function, CACI's role will center upon managing warehouses and receiving, cataloging, tracking, and shipping assets for both training and warfighting functions. This includes operating key ammunition and clothing supply points. In the area of transportation support, CACI services will range from tracking and shipping personnel property for soldiers and their families, and helping to plan and schedule troop movements.
Bill Fairl, President of U.S. Operations, stated, "We are very excited that the Fort Bliss Directorate of Logistics has selected CACI to be its logistics provider of choice. We offer comprehensive professional and technical services that include proven management techniques, innovative technology tools, and experienced, large-scale support for vehicles and equipment that need to be in top shape and ready to deploy wherever American troops are stationed."
Paul Cofoni, CACI President and CEO, said, "CACI's new award to support the U.S. Army Installation Command's Fort Bliss Directorate of Logistics gives us another opportunity to apply our innovative solutions to our clients' mission readiness. We are focused on providing value-added professional and technical services to ensure our warfighters are always supplied, protected, and ready to carry out their critical missions."
CACI International Inc provides the IT and network solutions needed to prevail in today's new era of national security, intelligence, and e- government. From systems integration and managed network solutions to knowledge management, engineering, simulation, and information assurance, we deliver the IT applications and infrastructures our federal customers use to improve communications and collaboration, secure the integrity of information systems and networks, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness. Our solutions lead the transformation of national security and intelligence, assure homeland security, enhance decision-making, and help government to work smarter, faster, and more responsively. CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies of 2007 and the Russell 2000 index. CACI provides dynamic careers for approximately 11,400 employees working in over 120 offices in the U.S. and Europe . CACI is the IT provider for a networked world. Visit CACI on the web at www.caci.com.