"This contract saves taxpayer dollars because the work is coordinated with and conducted by a single company," said Kaye. "It improves and simplifies scheduling, organization, and logistics."
SGO has carried out demining and battle area clearance for three years under two U.S. Army contracts. The company holds two other contracts with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Since 2006, SGO has also supported many coalition partners, including NATO, the U.N., the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (GoIRA), and commercial companies.
SGO is also executing the approximately $25 million Emirates Mine Clearance Program- Afghanistan (EMCP-A) in Kandahar, Afghanistan. EMCP-A is a UAE-funded, U.N.-implemented, community-based demining project.
SGO's website is http://www.sterlingGO.com.SOURCE Sterling Global Operations