Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential five-year, $379.6 million task order from the General Services Administration toÂ develop and deploy technologies for the Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat AgencyÂ to counter improvised explosive devices.
The Defense Department said Thursday GSA’s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center awarded theÂ task order through theÂ AlliantÂ information technology contract vehicle.
DoD renamed the formerÂ Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization as JIDA in July 2015 to reflect the agency’s efforts to neutralize improvised threats worldwide.
Booz Allen will performÂ contract work primarily inÂ Virginia and the National Capital Region throughÂ Aug. 22, 2021 and companyÂ personnel willÂ supportÂ globally deployed U.S. forces on an as-needed basis, Â the department noted.
GSA FEDSIM receivedÂ two offers for the task order and will obligateÂ $15 million at the time of the award from joint IED defeat funds.