The Department of Energy has awarded aÂ Leidos-led (NYSE: LDOS) joint venture a potential $4B contractÂ to provide infrastructure and services for an environmental cleanup project at a formerÂ plutonium manufacturing complex in southern Washington state over the next decade.
Leidos said MondayÂ it will work withÂ Parsons (NYSE: PSN) and Centerra GroupÂ as part of the Hanford Mission Integration Solutions group under theÂ single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract.
The HMIS allianceÂ will perform information technology, integrated business, emergency, security, maintenance and training services at the site’s waste treatment and immobilization plant.
Liz Porter, senior vice president and operations manager of Leidos’ federal energy, environment and commerce operation, said the company has helped DOE address environmental, energy and nuclear management initiativesÂ for more than four decades.
“We are proud to perform the important work of achieving economies of scale in the cleanup mission while contributing to the local economy in the Tri-Cities,” Porter added.