SAIC Added to $900M GSA IDIQ to Support Counter IED Operations

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has been awarded a prime position on an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a $900 million ceiling from the General Services Administration’s federal systems integration and management center.

The company will compete will three other firms to provide technology and systems engineering to the joint improvised explosive device defeat organization.

Work will support the organization’s counter IED operations and intelligence integration center and include developing, maintaining and operating IT and communications infrastructure.

Awardees will also help develop solutions that combat enemy improvised explosive device threats.

The multiple-award contact has a two-year base performance period and three one-year options. Contract work will be performed in Washington, D.C., Iraq and Afghanistan.

“We look forward to providing mission-critical services in support of the JIEDDO-COIC as it continues to function as a disruptive change agent, energizing the warfighter’s ability to gain access to the information needed to create vital, common operating pictures for our troops in harm’s way, ” said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.

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