SAN DIEGO, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy has contracted Science Applications International Corp. to provide the Commander, Navy Reserve Forces Command with support services.
U.S. company SAIC was awarded a $50 million contract, if all options are exercised, from the Fleet & Industrial Supply Center Norfolk, Philadelphia Office. As part of the deal, SAIC will provide the CNRFC with strategy, information technology and logistics support services, among other requirements.
Officials say the support work will take place primarily in New Orleans, among other locations.
"We look forward to assisting the CNRFC in supporting the Navy Reserve Force as they are called on to play an increasingly active role in the day-to-day planning and operational requirements of the active Navy," Jim Cuff, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager, said in a statement.