U.S. contracts for life-support services

March 28, 2012 at 11:53 AM

FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 28 (UPI) -- U.S. Department of Defense and contractor personnel in Egypt are to receive a full range of life support services from DynCorp International.

The services include housing management; facility and equipment management; vehicle maintenance; management of transportation; communications; custodial and grounds services; recreation services; dining facilities; security; program management and administration.

"Our strength in base operations, experience in Africa, and longstanding relationship with the U.S. Air Force make this an outstanding opportunity for the people of DI, here and abroad, to make a positive difference," said Kenneth Juergens, group vice president, Global Logistics and Development Solutions, DynCorp International.

The fixed-price contract has a base performance period of one year and four one-year options. Its total value is $95 million if all options are exercised.

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