CACI International Inc ( NYSE:CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a $28 million prime contract by the U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) to provide software and systems engineering support for the Defense Personal Property System (DPS). CACI won this contract, which has a 45-day base period plus five one-year options, under the Defense Information Systems Agency’s Encore II contract vehicle. The award is new business for CACI that further expands the company’s presence in its high-growth Business System Solutions market area.
USTRANSCOM provides global air, land, and sea transportation for the Department of Defense (DoD). Its services and information systems deliver synchronized transportation, distribution, and sustainment, enabling projection and maintenance of national power with efficiency and accuracy. DPS is USTRANSCOM’s web-based system for managing personal property shipments for DoD employees and all service members. This contract award is for Increment III of the system.
CACI will provide operations, development, technology upgrades, and systems engineering support for DPS. This includes a focus on software enhancements and engineering services to improve system capabilities, customer usability, and system performance.
John Mengucci, CACI’s Chief Operating Officer and President of U.S. Operations, said, “The Defense Personal Property System supports the movement and storage of some 600,000 personal property shipments valued at more than $2.2 billion. CACI offers proven, innovative software and systems engineering solutions and services that will assist the U.S. Transportation Command in keeping this valuable system online and operational 24/7, 365 days a year, and at optimal cost and efficiency.”According to CACI President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Asbury, “CACI continues to see success in our focus on our high-growth markets and solutions and services that deliver productivity gains for our customers and increase value for our shareholders. This contract with the U.S. Transportation Command represents new work for CACI that gives us another great opportunity to assist our government as it works to enhance operations and deliver sustained cost-savings for the American taxpayer.”