SAIC Awarded NSWC Engineering and Technical Services Contract

SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today it won a task order contract from the Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane, Ind., in...


SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today it won a task order contract from the Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane, Ind., in support of Joint Special Operations Response Department, Small Arms Weapons Division. SAIC will provide a wide range of technical support for the development of U.S. Navy and special missions small arms capability.

This single-award contract has a 24-month base period and three one-year options, with a total value of $47 million if all options are exercised. This is a follow-on contract to the NSWC Crane Division Omnibus Contract held by SAIC. Work will be performed primarily at Crane, Ind.

Under this single award SeaPort-e task order, SAIC will provide a wide range of engineering and technical support to the Small Arms Weapons Division at NSWC Crane. Services include scientific and engineering analysis and studies, test and evaluation, technical data support, field engineering, integrated logistics support, configuration management, facility engineering, management support services, overhaul and maintenance and data management support.

"This is another opportunity for SAIC to build upon its longstanding relationship with NSWC Crane in providing technology that directly enhances the ability for the Warfighters to continue the fight on global terrorism," said Tom Baybrook, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We are proud to work alongside the men and women of NSWC in providing our forces with systems that are mission critical on today's modern battlefield."

SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military, agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With more than 44,000 employees in over 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.3 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2007 .

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