SOURCE: KeyPoint Government Solutions, Inc.

KeyPoint Government Solutions, Inc.

November 04, 2011 10:24 ET

KeyPoint Government Solutions Awarded Background Investigation Contract by U.S. Office of Personnel Management

LOVELAND, CO--(Marketwire - Nov 4, 2011) - KeyPoint Government Solutions, Inc. (KeyPoint) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to continue conducting security clearance background investigations on current and prospective federal employees, military personnel and contractors. KeyPoint has been performing background investigations for OPM since 2004, when it was retained by the agency as part of its plan to expand capacity for the field-work component of investigations.

This ID/IQ contract award, which was awarded to three companies, is follow-on to KeyPoint's existing contract with OPM. If all options are exercised the contract will have a five year period-of-performance beginning 1 December 2011. The total ID/IQ value for all awardees is over $2.5B.

Jeff Schlanger, president, KeyPoint Government Solutions, stated, "We are very pleased to be able to continue our collaboration with OPM and look forward to working with them in their continuing quest to improve the security clearance process."

In addition to their support to OPM, KeyPoint is currently working on substantial preliminary and full background investigation contracts for the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration, U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Social Security Administration's Administrative Law Judge section as well as for the Army National Guard.

KeyPoint Government Solutions, a leading provider of investigative and security related services to federal, state and local government as well as private sector clients, collaborates with clients to provide innovative risk mitigation solutions that predict, identify, and abate threats and vulnerabilities.

KeyPoint Government Solutions is an investigative and risk-mitigation services company that delivers advisory, monitoring, compliance and other solutions across a variety of related practice areas. Our primary areas of expertise include background investigations, infrastructure safety and security, emergency management, correctional services, fraud investigations and program management. Led by team of highly regarded industry authorities, our workforce of almost 2,000 investigators and subject matter experts supports a wide variety of clientele including the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and more. Our reputation is consistent with quality, integrity and exceeding both our clients' and employees' expectations. KeyPoint has offices in Washington, D.C., New York, N.Y., Austin, Tex., and Loveland, Colo.

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