|[December 12, 2012]
Trace Systems Inc. Awarded Prime Position on $10 Billion Army IDIQ Contract
MCLEAN, Va. --(Business Wire)--
Trace Systems Inc. ("Trace"), today announced that it has been awarded a
prime position on the US Army's five-year, $10 billion dollar Global
Tactical Advanced Communications Systems (News - Alert) (GTACS) contract. This
Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract will support
the current and future missions of the Program Executive Office -
Command, Control and Communications - Tactical (PEO-C3T), the current
customers of the expiring Worldwide Satellite Systems (WWSS) contract as
well as other government customers worldwide.
Trace was selected as a prime contractor on both the full and open
unrestricted as well as on the small business reserve award GTACS
contracts, which will enable Trace and its team of industry partners to
provide a wide range of tactical command, control and communications
system hardware, software, engineering services, development,
production, sustainment, test and related support services globally.
"We support the communications and information systems requirements of
US Government customers around the world, and we are proud to expand our
offering through the new GTACS contract," aid Otto Hoernig, III,
Trace's CEO. "We look forward to developing, fielding and sustaining
fully integrated communications systems and to providing the support
services that our Army and other tactically oriented customers require."
Simultaneous with the announcement of the GTACS awards, Trace announced
the hiring of Mr. Justin Filler to lead Trace's GTACS Program Management
Office (PMO). Mr. Filler brings over ten years of experience managing
large Army and PEO-C3T programs.
"We're very excited to have Justin join the Trace family," said Mr.
Hoernig. "His background and experience are highly relevant to the GTACS
contract, which made him the ideal candidate to lead the Trace Team in
providing innovative C4ISR solutions to support the Warfighter."
To support the full range of possible GTACS requirements, Trace has
aligned leading industry manufactures and integrators, combining
satellite, wireless and terrestrial communications technologies that
enable end to end C4ISR solutions. More information about PEO-C3T, the
GTACS contract, and the Trace Team can be found at www.GTACS.com.
About Trace Systems Inc.
Based in Tysons Corner, Virginia, Trace Systems Inc. is a provider of
comprehensive satellite and terrestrial communications, networking,
information technology, information assurance, and other C4ISR systems
and services. The company supports the U.S. Department of Defense, U.S.
Department of Homeland Security, NATO and other U.S. Government
customers. Trace has staff located in the Washington D.C. National
Capital Region, New Jersey, Maryland, Florida, Hawaii, Germany, Bahrain,
Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan. For more information, please visit: www.TraceSystems.com
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