The U.S. Justice Department has awarded SOS International a potential five-year, $80 million contract to provide language interpretation services at immigration courts across U.S. states and territories.
SOSi said Wednesday it will help the agency’s Executive Office for Immigration Review to interpret more than 300 foreign languages and dialects as well as support legal proceedings in 59 EOIR-managed immigration courts.
SOSi CEOJulian Setian said the company has provided linguist services to government clients over the past 25 years.
The contract has one base year and four option years, which could extend work through August 2020.
Reston, Virginia-based SOSi also offers intelligence, systems engineering, logistics, construction, maintenance and training services in public and private sector markets worldwide.