Space

November 15, 2013

NASA awards ground systems development, operations support contract

NASA has selected Millennium Engineering and Integration Company of Satellite Beach, Fla., to provide support to the Ground Systems Development and Operations Program at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract includes a base period, four option periods and an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity component. The contract will begin in February 2014, following a 30-day phase-in period. With all options and ID/IQ included, the total potential contract value is $97.2 million and the potential performance period is five years.

GSDO provides support to NASA’s Orion spacecraft and Space Launch System rocket. The contract work includes ground and spaceflight systems planning and design; project management and integration; operations, integration and analysis; technical requirements development; management and compliance; and cost, risk and schedule integration and analysis.

Subcontractors to Millennium are Avatar Technologies of Melbourne, Fla.; Booz Allen Hamilton of McLean, Va.; All Points Logistics LLC of Merritt Island, Fla.; and Red Canyon Engineering and Software of Denver.




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