Chantilly, VA-based Vencore, Inc., announced on September 6 that as a partner of the QWK Integrated Solutions LLC joint venture, it has won a position on the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC) and Army Forces Strategic Command (ARSTRAT), Design, Development, Demonstration and Integration (D3I) program Domain 1 contract. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) multi-award contract is valued at more than $3 billion and has a five-year base period of performance with two consecutive two-year options.
The D3I program will provide the Army with rapid design, development, demonstration, and integration of technology to support the mission of SMDC/ARSTRAT and the warfighter. QWK addresses these needs uniquely by leveraging the extensive capabilities of the partner companies, Vencore and Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., and its team members.
QWK will compete for task orders to perform work in three core areas: operations; capability development; and materiel development. Specifically, QWK will support SMDC/ARSTRAT as they provide trained and ready space and missile defense forces and capabilities in service to the warfighter and the nation, as well as research, test and integration support of space, missile defense, cyber, directed energy and related technologies.