Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRSHazard Ranking System) will compete with eight other contractors for up to an estimated $750 million in information technology services for the U.S. State Department‘s Bureau of Consular Affairs, the company announced today.
The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has one base year and four one-year options. SAIC announced its position in June.
Harris said contract work could cover ITInformation Technology development, modernization and enhancement and software maintenance to support automated systems that process the bureau’s business activities including visa, passport and American citizen services.
The consular ITInformation Technology system enhancements will help the State Department deliver improved services to American and foreign travelers across the U.S, according to Harris.
Harris will subcontractA contract between a prime contractor and a subcontractor to furnish supplies or services for performance of a prime contract or subcontract. work to at least eight other firms, including AT&T Government Solutions.
Harris currently supports over 250 State Department sites worldwide and has delivered consular support to the department for more than 16 years under its Consular Affairs Support Services contract.