Goddard Space Flight Center enlists Engility to help enhance safety
of space exploration systems
CHANTILLY, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2017--
Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL) won the re-compete of the Systems
and Software Assurance Services contract from NASA’s Goddard Space
Flight Center. Engility will help NASA’s Independent Verification and
Validation program support missions to explore earth and the universe,
including future moon and Mars expeditions.
“This win continues a relationship with a NASA program that began more
than 12 years ago,” said Engility CEO Lynn Dugle. “Our talented IV&V
experts are supporting significant national initiatives at leading-edge
institutions including NASA’s flight centers, research centers, and
laboratories as well as selected non-NASA federal/state/local
organizations with mission critical software.”
Under the IV&V contract, Engility’s technical efforts will help NASA
procure, develop, deploy and operate systems and software to meet
exacting performance demands. By employing analytical techniques,
security assessments and independent testing, Engility will add
assurance that system software will operate safely, reliably and
securely to achieve mission success. The team will deliver specialized
engineering services such as software, safety and mission assurance;
secure coding; and cybersecurity, which includes cyber vulnerability
assessment and remediation.
In 2005, the IV&V contract was awarded to TASC, ten years prior to being
acquired by Engility. The company now operates and supports customers,
such as NASA, under the Engility brand.
The cost-plus-fixed-fee, single-award, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite
Quantity (IDIQ) contract, awarded in the second quarter of 2017, has a
5-year period of performance.
Engility (NYSE: EGL) is engineered to make a difference. Built on six
decades of heritage, Engility is a leading provider of integrated
solutions and services, supporting U.S. government customers in the
defense, federal civilian, intelligence and space communities. Our
innovative, highly technical solutions and engineering capabilities
address diverse client missions. We draw upon our team’s intimate
understanding of customer needs, deep domain expertise and technical
skills to help solve our nation’s toughest challenges. Headquartered in
Chantilly, Virginia, and with offices around the world, Engility’s array
of specialized technical service offerings include high-performance
computing, cybersecurity, enterprise modernization and systems
engineering. To learn more about Engility, please visit www.engilitycorp.com
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