MacB Partners on Contract Win for the U.S. Army’s Distributed Common Ground System
DAYTON, Ohio March 6, 2017 – MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading National Security company delivering advanced engineering services, cybersecurity and product solutions, announced today that the company was awarded a subcontract by IAP Worldwide Services, Inc. (IAP) supporting the Distributed Common Ground System–Army (DCGS-A). MacB is partnering with IAP on the two-year contract with a total ceiling value of $11 million. A majority of the work will be performed at Fort Belvoir in Virginia and at Fort Hood, Texas.
Headquartered at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland, DCGS-A enables timely, relevant and accurate targetable data to the warfighter, as well as access to information and Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) management supporting battlefield visualization in the Army’s operating environment. The mission is to provide commanders and coalition forces in the field with the ability to synchronize and integrate intelligence information and other collected data from multiple sources.
MacB personnel will work with IAP on hardware systems engineering on various platforms, logistics support, system accreditation and certification, and networking and data processing. Additionally, the team will provide configuration management, training, facility management support for information systems and technology, and overall project management.
“This recompete win supporting DCGS-A demonstrates our ability to execute and deliver systems engineering, logistics and project management at exceptional levels in a timely manner,” said Fred Norman, Senior Vice President and General Manager of MacB’s Missions Systems Group. “This highlights our ability to provide outstanding intelligence and situational awareness, customer service, and the analytical data needed to support battlefield operations on a global scale.”
ABOUT MACAULAY-BROWN, INC. (MacB)
For more than 37 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, cybersecurity, and product solutions to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. With Corporate Headquarters in Dayton, Ohio and National Capital Headquarters in Vienna, Virginia, our more than 1,500 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.
ABOUT IAP WORLDWIDE SERVICES, INC. (IAP)
A leading international services company for more than 65 years, IAP provides a broad spectrum of services and solutions to U.S. and international government agencies, and organizations. A world-class leader in providing seasoned program management, IAP leverages and integrates its capabilities to provide safe, innovative, and reliable solutions to meet customers’ diverse and complex challenges. IAP maintains offices in the Washington, D.C. area, Florida, Maryland, Oklahoma, the United Kingdom and the Middle East, and operates in more than 110 locations in 27 countries. Learn more at www.iapws.com.