Leidos to Develop Radiographic Imaging Systems for Armed Forces; John Fratamico Comments

LeidosLogoLeidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a $49 million follow-on contract from a U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center division to manufacture new radiographic imaging systems that work to identify explosive ordnances.

NSWC’s Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division is a Naval Sea Systems Command field activity and Defense Department energetics center that works to research and develop technology for addressing explosive threats, Leidos said Wednesday.

John Fratamico, a Leidos group general manager, said the company will work with the division in its goal to meet the Pentagon’s security product requirements.

The IHEODTD also provides information and technological offerings to warfighters as they aim to locate, identify, recover and dispose explosive dangers.

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