US Army Awards CACI With $36m Night-Vision Modelling and Simulation Contract

27 August 2008 (Last Updated August 27th, 2008 18:30)

CACI International announced today that it has been awarded a $36m contract to support the modelling and simulation division of the US Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVSED). This is the sixth NVESD award CACI has announced since December 2007, for a total of

CACI International announced today that it has been awarded a $36m contract to support the modelling and simulation division of the US Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVSED).

This is the sixth NVESD award CACI has announced since December 2007, for a total of more than $129m in awards since that date.

CACI will develop software simulations for NVESD to use in training troops on key command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems.

CACI team provides advanced, high-resolution 3D graphics, simulations of ground and air vehicles, and terrain mapping and other functions. The company also supports the upgrading of current modelling and simulation software and provides technical support for concept development, systems development, and systems integration and testing.

By Daniel Garrun.