NASA Extends CSC’s Shared Services Center Contract

CSC logo_GovConWireComputer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has received a one-year, $44 million option on its contract with NASA to help operate the agency’s Shared Services Center at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.

CSC will continue work through Sept. 30, 2014 and provide financial management, human resources, procurement and information technology support services to NASA,  the space agency said Tuesday.

The Shared Services Center performs certain business activities for all 10 of NASA’s centers and is a public-private partnership between CSC, NASA and the states of Louisiana and Mississippi.

NASA opened the center in March 2006 to carry out transactional and administrative work that was previously being done at the agency’s 10 centers nationwide.

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