Applied Research Associates Wins $240M Contract to Support DTRA’s Counter-WMD Operations

Jeff Brody

Applied Research Associates has won a potential 10-year, $240M contract to provide operational support tools to aid the Defense Threat Reduction Agency in countering risks from weapons of mass destruction.

The cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will include research, development,  decision support analysis and technical reachback operational support, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

Work will take place at multiple agency-run facilities within Fort Belvoir in Virginia.

DTRA received two offers for the IDIQ and is obligating $150K at the time of award.

Albuquerque, N.M.-based ARA offers scientific research and engineering services in the national security, infrastructure, energy environment and health care areas.

You may also be interested in...

William Conley CTO Mercury Systems

Mercury Systems’ William Conley Joins NDIA Central Georgia Chapter Board

William Conley, chief technology officer of Mercury Systems (Nasdaq: MRCY), has been named to the board of directors for the National Defense Industrial Association's Central Georgia chapter. He will serve as a board member for a term of up to six years, Mercury Systems said Thursday.

Cloud IT

DHS Posts $3B Data Center, Cloud Solicitation

The Department of Homeland Security has issued a request for proposals for its indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity Data Center and Cloud Optimization contract worth potentially $3.35B over 10 years.