DAYTON, Ohio, May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading National Security company delivering advanced engineering services and product solutions to Defense, Intelligence, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security and Federal agencies, announced today that it has been awarded a five-year, multiple award Indefinite-delivery/Indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract by the United States Air Force (USAF). The IDIQ has a program ceiling of $900 million.
Under the terms of the Homeland Defense and Security Technical Area Tasks (HD TATs) IDIQ, MacB will provide Homeland Security-related research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) and advisory and assistance services (A&AS). Specific work will be related to chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense, homeland defense and security, critical infrastructure protection, weapons of mass destruction, biometrics, medical, cultural studies and alternative energy focus areas.
"The nature of the threat to the homeland is dynamic and growing," said Fred Norman, Senior Vice President and General Manager of MacB's Mission Systems Group. "The work delivered as part of the HD TATs effort ensures that we are examining all aspects of current and future threats and designing programs to strengthen our defenses."
The ordering period is for one year, with four one year option periods with work expected to be completed by April 2019. MacB is one of 12 prime contractors named to the HD TATs IDIQ contract.
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For more than 30 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving some of the Nation's most complex National Security challenges. Defense, Intelligence Community, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security and Federal agencies rely on our advanced engineering services and product solutions to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. With Corporate Headquarters in Dayton, Ohio and National Capital Headquarters in Vienna, Va., our approximately 2,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to developing mission focused and results oriented solutions that make a difference where and when it matters most. Learn more about MacB at www.macb.com.