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Charleston, SC, United States, 2009/10/23 - SGIS announced today the award of multiple Delivery Orders from a multiple award prime contract by the Space And Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic (SPAWARSYSCEN Atlantic) in support of the U.S. Marine Corps.
GIS, a national government contracting firm, announced today the award of multiple Delivery Orders from a multiple award prime contract by the Space And Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic (SPAWARSYSCEN Atlantic) in support of the United States Marine Corps. This contact has a one-year base period and is valid until September 21, 2010. The total value of the Delivery Orders is over $2.6 Million. The work, which consists of upgrading existing Mass Notification Systems (MNS) on multiple Marine Corps installations, will be performed at various locations including Marine Corps Air Stations in Beaufort, South Carolina; Cherry Point, North Carolina; Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii; Miramar, California; Yuma, Arizona; and New River, North Carolina.
“We are honored to be part of such an important initiative for the Marine Corps,” said SGIS CEO Hany Girgis. “Mass Notification has become a critical and necessary component in the protection and safety of U.S. Marines and other personnel all over the world.”
Under this contract, SGIS will provide the services required for site surveys, design, procurement, pre-installation testing and checkout, project installation and turnover support. The Marine Corps MNS is designed to rapidly disseminate important force protection information to base personnel and the affected neighboring population.
SGIS provides services and solutions that defend the United States and its citizens from threats, provides advanced tools to soldiers who defend the nation and assists government agencies in running their business more effectively. SGIS has teamed with numerous organizations within the Intelligence, Homeland Security and Defense communities to form alliances needed for successful missions. The company specializes in the areas of Intelligence Analysis, Information Technology, Engineering/Integration, Training and Cyber Security solutions. SGIS supports critical services for Intelligence community customers, the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Homeland Security, to name a few. SGIS provides services at the state and local levels as well.
SGIS currently has 14 offices nationwide, with corporate headquarters located in San Diego, California.
SGIS (sgis.com) has received many highly regarded national and state awards. Most recently, SGIS was named to the 2009 Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Nation. SGIS also ranked #10 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2008 Hot 100 List of the Fastest-Growing Businesses in America, was named to the 2008 Inc. 5000 and ranked #19 on Washington Technology’s 2008 Fast 50 list of the Fastest-Growing Government IT Companies. Other accolades include being named to the Military Training Technology (MT2) 2008 Top Simulation Companies List, being selected for the 2007 Inc. 500 list and ranking #2 on Washington Technology’s 2007 Fast 50 list.