Seven companies have won positions on a potential 10-year, $4 billion contract to perform research and development work for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency into technologies that defend against weapons of mass destruction.
DTRA received eight offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, which contains a five-year base period and a five-year option period, the Defense Department said Tuesday.
The option period will not increase the ceiling value of the contract.
- Alion Science and Technology Corp.
- Applied Research Associates
- Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL)
- Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS)
- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS)
- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC)
- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN)
A Bechtel subsidiary recently won a contract to continue operating and maintaining atomic power laboratories for the U.S. Navy and Energy Department.