Mclean-based Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) will provide engineering and physical life sciences research and development services in Washington, D.C.
The defense contractor announced that it was awarded a prime contract by the United States Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) with a value of up to $19 Million.
The scientific research and development contract is intended to support the NRL Chemistry Division with work including but not limited to analysis and sensing; carbon cycling in aquatic, marine, and terrestrial ecosystems; materials; and development, analysis, and modeling of unexploded ordnance sensors. The work will be conducted mainly at NRL facilities in D.C.
"We look forward to bringing the right people, technology, and systems together to deliver the innovative, integrated solutions that NRL requires to advance the development of maritime applications of new and improved materials, techniques, equipment, systems, and ocean, atmospheric, and space sciences and related technologies," noted J.T. Grumski, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.