HERNDON, Va., July 1, 2010 -- The U.S. Army's Mission Installation Contracting Command has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) a contract to provide logistics support at Fort Eustis, Va.
The Fort Eustis Directorate of Logistics (DoL) task order has a potential value of nearly $46 million with one base year and four one-year options. The task order was issued under the Field and Installation Readiness Support Team indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract.
"For nearly 30 years, Northrop Grumman has worked with the U.S. Army at Fort Eustis ensuring our warfighters receive world class services and support," said Tom Vice, corporate vice president and sector president of Northrop Grumman's Technical Services sector. "The tremendous relationship we've forged with our U.S. Army customer at Fort Eustis is one we will continue to foster far into the future."
Under the terms of the task order, Northrop Grumman will provide logistics support to Fort Eustis and the U.S. Army Transportation Center. The company will provide supply management, installation transportation support and equipment maintenance to include marine, engineering and combat vehicle maintenance.
"There is a reason the Army has selected Northrop Grumman to support its mission at Fort Eustis for so long," said Bill Carty, vice president and general manager for Northrop Grumman Technical Services' Defense and Government Services division. "Our focus is always on sustained superior performance, responsive to our customer's requirements, while employing innovative solutions to meet today and tomorrow's challenges at Fort Eustis."
"When the Army speaks, we listen," said Ron Ellis, Northrop Grumman Technical Services Fort Eustis DoL program manager. "This is why the Army comes back to Northrop Grumman to support this program time after time, and we are honored to once again be a part of the Fort Eustis team."
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