A-T Solutions to train US Navy bomb disposal personnel

25 August 2011 (Last Updated August 25th, 2011 18:30)

The US Navy has awarded a contract to A-T Solutions to provide instructor and logistic support to naval explosive ordnance disposal training and evaluation unit one (EODTEU ONE). Under the four year, $21.9m contract, the company will train approximately 3,000 explosive ordnance disposal

The US Navy has awarded a contract to A-T Solutions to provide instructor and logistic support to naval explosive ordnance disposal training and evaluation unit one (EODTEU ONE).

Under the four year, $21.9m contract, the company will train approximately 3,000 explosive ordnance disposal technicians and other Department of Defense personnel each year.

A-T Solutions president and CEO Dennis Kelly said that navy EOD and naval expeditionary support forces are playing an important role in the global war on terrorism.

"EODTEU ONE provides the requisite advanced training to EOD and NECC personnel prior to combat deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan and other global theatres,” he added.

EODTEU ONE is the contracting activity.