Northrop, ASM To Help Demonstrate Tricare Tech On $300M IDIQ

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) and ASM Research Inc. have won positions on a potential $300 million contract to help the Tricare Management Activity demonstrate information management technologies.

The Defense Department said the demonstrations under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will support the Pacific Joint Information Technology Center’s research efforts.

Companies will also support the center’s medical IT research, proof of concept demonstrations and help transition successful concept technology demonstrations to acquisition.

Tricare received 12 offers through a competitive procurement process.

The Pentagon expects work to occur in Kihei, Maui and Hawaii between May 17, 2012 and May 16, 2017.

Tricare’s contract operations division in Falls Church, Va. is the contracting activity.

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