Northrop Grumman Books Major $2.63 Billion IT Deal for New DHS HQ

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) won a $2.63 billion task order from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to put in place an IT infrastructure for secure communications and operations at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) St. Elizabeths headquarters in Washington, D.C.

According to the firm, “Northrop Grumman will design, install, test, operate and maintain a seamless, integrated and secure IT solution throughout the DHS consolidated headquarters at the Washington, D.C.-based St. Elizabeths campus. The company will provide a top-level security and information platform for the department to execute its homeland security missions, including interfacing with the departments’ cyber security resources.”

DHS announced plans to move its headquarters and most Washington-area offices to the one-time psychiatric hospital at a cost of more than $4 billion.

“Northrop Grumman has been a leading IT systems provider to the DHS since its inception in 2003, and our team brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this task order as a leading provider of IT solutions to the federal government, ” said Linda A. Mills, corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman’s Information Systems sector. “We will partner with the General Services Administration and DHS to achieve enterprise efficiency in full life-cycle support of IT access to applications, systems and services for a secure and efficient enterprise IT network that has important implications to national security.”

Check Also

Leonardo DRS

Leonardo DRS Secures $250M Army Tactical Terminal Replacement Contract

Leonardo DRS has been awarded a five-year, $250M contract to replace the U.S. Army's satellite communications terminals designed for tactical users. The contractor will help the Army replace the terminals that are set for decommissioning in fiscal year 2025, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

Vicki Schmanske President Leidos Intell Group

Leidos Books Potential $960M CBP Software Dev’t BPA; Vicki Schmanske Quoted

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential five-year, $960M blanket purchase agreement to develop software to support the Customs and Border Protection’s traveler vetting procedures.