SAIC Wins NASA Safety, Mission Assurance Engineering Contract
RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 10, 2019--NASA awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) the Safety and Mission Assurance Engineering Contract (SMAEC) II worth up to $292 million. Under this contract, SAIC will continue to provide safety engineering, reliability engineering, quality engineering, quality assurance, and software assurance in support of NASA programs and projects at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston and White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico.
“SAIC has a proud legacy of providing NASA with the services and solutions they need to keep our astronauts safe and ensure their mission-critical needs are met,” said SAIC’s Bob Genter, executive vice president and general manager of the Civilian Markets Customer Group. “NASA has entrusted our team for more than 20 years and we are grateful for the confidence they placed in us to help enable the future of space exploration.”
Under SMAEC II, SAIC will provide services to the International Space Station, Orion and Commercial Crew Programs, and the Extravehicular Activity Project Office. Services also may be provided at other NASA centers, government facilities, contractor or subcontractor locations, or vendor facilities in the U.S. and abroad.
SMAEC II is a single award, cost-plus-award-fee contract that includes core, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, and level of effort elements. The contract has a two-year base period, followed by two-year option one and one-year option two.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. With an intimate understanding of our customers’ challenges and deep expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to rapidly deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.
We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.6 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.
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SOURCE: Science Applications International Corp.
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