Fifteen companies have landed spots on the unrestricted full-and-open track of aÂ potential nine-year, $28 billion contract vehicle for technology research and development services to the Defense Department.
DoDÂ said TuesdayÂ this group ofÂ contractors may vieÂ for at least $15 million in task orders under Pool 1 ofÂ the Defense Technical Information Centerâs Information Analysis Center Multi-Award Contract.
- AECOMâs (NYSE: ACM) URS Federal Services business
- Adams Communications & Engineering Technology
- Alion Science and Technology
- BAE Systems
- Booz Allen HamiltonÂ (NYSE: BAH)
- EngilityÂ (NYSE: EGL)Â
- General DynamicsâÂ (NYSE: GD) information technology business (through CSRA)
- Georgia Tech Applied Research
- KBR’s (NYSE: KBR) government services business, KBRWyle
- LeidosÂ (NYSE: LDOS)Â
- ManTech InternationalÂ (Nasdaq: MANT)Â
- RaytheonÂ (NYSE: RTN)
- Southwest Research Institute
TheÂ Air Force Installation Contracting Agency will obligate $54,000 in fiscal years 2018 and 2019 R&D funds as a minimum-order guarantee.
Work will generally take place at various government facilities through Sept. 29, 2027.
DoD unveiled the first set of awards in July, with three nonprofit organizations winning the right to compete forÂ chemical, biological radiological and nuclear defense-related work under the IAC-MAC Pool 3 category.
A solicitation noticeÂ posted in October last yearÂ indicated that theÂ department will also award small business set-aside positions on the contract.