SOURCE: AMERICAN SYSTEMS

AMERICAN SYSTEMS

November 18, 2010 15:48 ET

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Awarded U.S. Army HR Solutions Program Office IDIQ Contract Worth Up to $2.6 Billion

Solutions Provider Teams With Vendors to Improve Army Personnel Support Mission

CHANTILLY, VA--(Marketwire - November 18, 2010) - AMERICAN SYSTEMS, a leading provider of Federal IT and engineering solutions, today announced that it has been selected as one of the prime vendors for the U.S. Army HR Solutions Program Office's largest Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract for the Personnel Support Services Service Area, which carries a ceiling of approximately $2.6 billion over five years. Under the terms of the contract, selected companies can bid on personnel support services to provide the Army with a range of capabilities to successfully complete its personnel support mission.

"We are honored to be given the opportunity to supply highly skilled resources and services to further advance the Army's mission of supporting its soldiers, civilians, and family members," said William C. Hoover, president and CEO of AMERICAN SYSTEMS. "Through our Human Capital Services offering we can better serve the Army by rapidly deploying the required talent with speed, precision, quality and results."

AMERICAN SYSTEMS and its team of partners will provide the Army's HR Solutions Program Office and its customers with the ability to respond quickly to current, new and surge requirements for critical skills, expertise and personnel. Specifically, the contract will staff counseling and employment assistance, as well as a help desk, human resources, personnel life-cycle management, information technology, transition support, well-being programs, and other mission critical support to meet the needs of the Army at installations worldwide.

As a prime vendor, AMERICAN SYSTEMS will lead a team of distinguished providers including Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Camber Corporation, Aquate Corporation, Pride Industries, Corbin Company, and Veterans Enterprise Technology Solutions, Inc. 

About AMERICAN SYSTEMS

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States, with approximately 1,300 employees nationwide. Based in the Washington, DC, suburb of Chantilly, VA, the company provides systems engineering, technical and managed services to government customers. AMERICAN SYSTEMS was named to the Federal 100 list in 2009 for influencing how the government buys, uses and manages IT. For more information, please visit: www.AmericanSystems.com.

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