Lockheed Martin has won a $203 million contract from the US army at Fort Bragg North Carolina. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity 5-year Field and Installation Readiness Support Team (FIRST) contract will provide Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) units and the Army Materiel Command (AMC) with maintenance, material, and logistics services for both US and overseas troops. Lockheed Martin will perform maintenance and repair on wheeled vehicles, weapons, power generation equipment, and engineering equipment for the Army Sustainment Command and 406th Training Support Brigade.
Lockheed Martin already has FIRST contracts at army bases in Fort Stewart and Fort Benning Georgia, the most recent Fort Bragg contract only expands Lockeed Martin’s role in army logistics.
“Lockheed Martin is honored to be supporting the U.S. Army through the Fort Bragg Field Logistics Readiness Center, ” Vice President of Lockheed Martin Technical Services Carey Smith stated. “The FLRC provides critical logistics augmentation to Fort Bragg and the surrounding area. We look forward to delivering the responsiveness and flexibility that the U.S. Army requires and we’re glad the Army put its trust in Lockheed Martin for this important work.”
Headquartered in Bethesda Maryland, Lockheed Martin reported 2008 sales of $42.7 billion and is engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.