|By Business Wire||
|September 11, 2013 08:02 AM EDT||
SRA International, Inc., a leading provider of IT solutions and professional services to government organizations, today announced it will continue to support the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL) through the award of a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) covering research, development and engineering (RD&E) and developmental test and evaluation (DT&E) services. The five-year, multiple award, BPA carries a total value of $65 million.
The S&T TSL manages science and technology research and development for the protection of the homeland, from applied research of promising technologies to developmental test and evaluation (DT&E) and system qualification, and certification, based on the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA’s) threat detection standard. The results of the work at the TSL are a key component of the TSA’s acquisition and deployment plans for the nation’s airports. The TSL’s mission is to strengthen security and resiliency in the U.S. by providing knowledge, products and innovative technology solutions for the DHS.
Under the BPA, SRA will provide support for the following task areas of work for the DHS TSL: applied research and development in support of test and evaluation of main product areas and new products and technologies; developmental test and evaluation services and applied research and development of new technologies and products for detection, mitigation and vulnerability assessments.
“SRA has provided our DHS customers with practical, customer-driven solutions for many years,” said SRA Intelligence, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement Group Senior Vice President Pat Burke. “We are honored to have been selected by the department for this critically important work.”
About SRA International, Inc.
For more than 30 years, SRA International has been dedicated to solving complex mission and efficiency challenges for the U.S. government. From our headquarters in Fairfax, Va., and from offices and locations around the globe, our approximately 5,700 employees support government clients in civilian, defense, health, intelligence, law enforcement and homeland security agencies by delivering IT solutions and professional services in such areas as information technology lifecycle services; cloud and mobile computing; cyber security; solutions development and integration; and, strategy development and organizational change management. We also provide mission-specific domain expertise in areas such as energy and environmental consulting; intelligence analysis; advanced research; and bioinformatics. Our employees’ deep commitment to offering real value to our clients and serving our communities is rooted in our ethic of Honesty and Service®.
For more information on SRA International, please visit us at www.sra.com.
Any statements in this press release that are not historical data or information constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are subject to factors and risks that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results SRA anticipates. Some of these factors are set forth in Item 1A of SRA’s Form 10-K for its latest fiscal year ended June 30, 2013, and subsequent filings made by SRA with the Securities and Exchange Commission. While SRA may elect to update forward-looking statements at some point in the future, the company specifically disclaims any obligation to do so except as required by law. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing SRA’s views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.