Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) information technology sector has won $298,934,381 contract modificationTypes: Administrative Change : A unilateral contract change that does not affect the contractual rights of the parties. Change order: A written order, signed byBudget Year the CO, directing that the contractor to make a change authorized byBudget Year the "changes" clause. Not issued without contractor consent. to continue helping the U.S. Army run its enterprise resource management program.
The Defense Department said work under the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract will occur in Richmond, Va. through Sept. 30, 2017.
According to the company, the Army’s Global Combat Support System is a single, Web-based system that manages tactical supply and maintenance throughout the branch.
SAPSimplified Acquisition Procedures / Special Application Program (NYSE: SAPSimplified Acquisition Procedures / Special Application Program) provides commercial-offOffice Forms Facilitator-the-shelf technology for the GCSS system and IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) are also members of the program team.
In September 2011, the company deployed the system at Fort Bliss, Texas to replace three legacy systems used for managing logistics information.
Fort Irwin, Calif. received the GCSS system in July 2010
The company expects close to 160,000 personnel to use the GCSS system.