Red River serves SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic, DoD and federal agencies with new command and control contract

Red RivreClaremont, NH-based Red River, a leading technology integrator, announced on July 20 that it was awarded a new contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic. The multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract is worth a maximum of $750 million annually with a five-year period of performance (including four option years).

“Red River is proud and excited to have yet another opportunity to serve our warfighters and to assist SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic in achieving it mission to secure America and promote global freedom,” said Jeff Sessions, Red River President.

Under the new contract, Red River will support SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC LANT) in Charleston, South Carolina with providing SPAWAR and other DoD and Federal Agencies with relevant Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Command and Control (C2) equipment, software and hardware, licenses, and incidental services necessary to perform and fulfill the SPAWAR mission.

In addition to traditional and leading-edge infrastructure equipment from Cisco, Dell and other Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), Red River will leverage its experience in delivering specialized C2 equipment, like custom Panasonic Toughbook® Rugged Laptops, Siemens/RUGGEDCOM military switches and routers, Parvus rugged embedded computing and RVvisio’s hardened video products, among others, to provide tactical OEMs to the Navy.

The SPAWARSYSCEN C2 program will be managed by Patty Bortz of Red River, who recently joined the company’s Strategic Programs Team as Program Manager. Ms. Bortz will work directly with the Navy Account Team to ensure that Red River is fulfilling the needs of the Navy under this powerful new purchasing vehicle.

Red River is well practiced at delivering the IT services and support military agencies need to overcome the complex challenges of fostering homeland security, emergency management and supporting warfighter across the globe. Red River is ISO 9001 certified and its IT experts hold the highest technical certifications, credentials and partnership levels with key OEMs, including Cisco Systems, Dell, HP, EMC, NetApp, VMware and more.

The new SPAWARSYSCEN C2 contract expands Red River’s growing list of federal contracts, which includes NASA SEWP V, GSA Federal Supply Schedule, Veterans Affairs CEC, NITAAC CIO-CS, DHS First Source II, Air Force NETCENTS-2 and multiple agency-specific contract vehicles.

Source: Red River