Engility wins $90M TACNET task order
Engility Holdings, Inc. of Chantilly, VA announced on May 1 that it won a five-year, $90 million SeaPort-e task order to provide software engineering and production support to the U.S. Navy’s tactical afloat and submarine local area networks. The Tactical Network (TACNET) Technical and Production Support task order was awarded by Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic.
“Engility’s cybersecurity, software and systems engineering expertise will continue to help the Navy field their next generation tactical afloat networks,” said Lynn Dugle, chairman, president and CEO of Engility. “Building flexibility, resiliency and adaptability into these networks will keep the Navy’s information technology infrastructure operating effectively well into the 21st century.”
TACNET is a family of systems fielded on U.S. Navy ships, submarines, and shore sites. On this second quarter 2018 task order, Engility will be supporting a number of Navy Integrated Product Teams working on fleet afloat tactical networks. These efforts are in support of various programs of record, including the Automated Digital Network System, Submarine Local Area Network, Integrated Shipboard Network Systems and Consolidated Afloat Network Enterprise Systems, also known as CANES.