MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alion Science and Technology, an employee-owned technology solutions company, has been awarded a $200 million delivery order to provide professional support services to the Navy Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS).
Awarded under the NAVSEA SeaPort Enhanced contract, Alion will perform project management, financial management, foreign military sales services, acquisition management and configuration management for combat systems that are under the cognizance of PEO IWS 1, 4, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12 and 14. This includes support in the acquisition, production and delivery of combat systems such as the Aegis Weapon System and the Ship Self Defense System; and support for the development and integration of combat systems for a variety of ship classes including Aircraft Carriers, DDG 1000, Amphibious, Littoral Combatant Ship and Coast Guard ships.
"Alion looks forward to continuing our support to PEO IWS in the acquisition of combat systems for surface combatants for the U.S. Navy and its allies,” said Vice Admiral Scott Fry (USN, Ret.), Alion Senior Vice President and Manager of the Engineering and Integration Solutions Sector. “Our thorough knowledge of surface combatant requirements will help PEO IWS to meet its mission of providing integrated combat systems to the fleet.”
The period of performance runs until February 18, 2016. Alion’s partners are Apextech, BAE, Delta, Gryphon, Herren Associates, ICI, Kratos/DTI, MEI, Northrop Grumman, SCI, SEG, SI, SYS, TMB, TSC and VT Group.
About Alion Science and Technology
Alion Science and Technology is an employee-owned technology solutions company delivering technical expertise and operational support to the Department of Defense, civilian government agencies and commercial customers. Building on almost 75 years of R&D and engineering expertise, Alion brings innovation and insight to multiple business areas: naval architecture & marine engineering; defense operations; modeling & simulation; technology integration; information technology & wireless communications; and energy and environmental sciences. Based in McLean, Virginia, Alion employee-owners are located at major offices, customer sites and laboratories worldwide. For more information, call 877.771.6252 or visit Alion online at www.alionscience.com.
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