Parsons Wins MDA TEAMS Warfighter Integration Contract
PASADENA, CA (April 12, 2016) – Parsons is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Technical, Engineering, Advisory, and Management Support (TEAMS) Warfighter Integration contract. This 5-year, $60+ million contract provides support to the Warfighter Strategic Integration Directorate for integration of MDA-developed capabilities into the U.S. military services.
In accordance with combatant command (CCMD) priorities, Parsons will deliver a wide range of services to support the definition, planning, deployment, life-cycle management, operations, readiness, situational awareness, and transition of capabilities. Support will focus on three operational elements of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS): Aegis BMD, Ground-Based Midcourse Defense, and Sensors, which cover geographically dispersed locations worldwide. Included in the contract scope are strategic-level integration with the services, Joint Staff, and CCMDs; policy development; coordination, development, and execution of operational events supporting the BMDS; performance management; program support; life-cycle operations; and maintenance. Work will be performed in Huntsville, AL; National Capital Region and Dahlgren, VA; Colorado Springs, CO; Fort Greely, AK; and San Diego and Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA.
“Parsons is pleased and honored to be awarded the MDA Warfighter Integration contract,” stated Biff Lyons, Parsons Executive Vice President and Defense and Security Division Manager. “This contract is a natural extension of the work we have been performing for the MDA for decades. We are excited to be a part of ensuring the success of the Warfighter Strategic Integration Directorate’s nationally important mission.”
Parsons has more than 30 years of experience supporting the U.S. Missile Defense program, with an emphasis on the integration of missile defense architectures and network-centric solutions.Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading disruptive technology provider in the global defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets, with capabilities across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities. Please visit Parsons.com, and follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook to learn how we’re making an impact.