SSC Atlantic contracts CACI for US Navy satellite support services

27 October 2016 (Last Updated October 27th, 2016 18:30)

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) has contracted CACI International to provide communications systems, satellite communications, and network support services for critical systems used by US Navy operations.

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic (SSC Atlantic) has contracted CACI International to provide communications systems, satellite communications, and network support services for critical systems used by US Navy operations.

Under the $77m, four-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, CACI will provide full lifecycle support, including logistics, systems integration, training, and 24/7 technical support for nearly 2,500 satellite communications systems worldwide.

The contract will also see the company offer a wide-area network infrastructure services for around 90 sites under the US Special Operations Command and other joint combat commands.

"The contract will provide a wide-area network infrastructure services for around 90 sites under US and joint combat command."

CACI president and CEO Ken Asbury said: “This significant recompete builds CACI’s business with the US Special Operations Command, which we support through multiple programmes and contracts.

“Our commitment to the Special Operations mission aligns both with our market-based strategy and our dedication to supporting US national security.

“The award is also another example of the success of CACI’s mergers and acquisitions strategy in bringing new capabilities to our customers and growing our business.”

In a bid to provide the customer with a larger operation co-located with customer facilities to increase efficiency and productivity in operations, CACI is upgrading its support facilities in Fayetteville, North Carolina, US.

Recently, CACI received a $60.7m task order to continue supporting the upgrade of the SSC Atlantic's naval tactical command support system (NTCSS) for three years.