MacB partners with EOIR Technologies on $994m contract for US Army

3 November 2015 (Last Updated November 3rd, 2015 18:30)

MacAulay-Brown (MacB) has partnered with EOIR Technologies on a $994m technical information engineering services (TIES) contract for the US Army.

MacAulay-Brown (MacB) has partnered with EOIR Technologies on a $994m technical information engineering services (TIES) contract for the US Army.

The three-year contract is to support the Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center's (CERDEC) Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate (I2WD).

"We have more than two decades of experience providing US military customers with critical sensor, electronic warfare, intelligence and cyber tools."

Under the contract, I2WD will procure operational and programme management services, as well as technical, engineering, prototype development, and fabrication support.

MacB Mission Systems Group operations vice-president Patrick Simpson said: "We have more than two decades of experience providing US military customers with critical sensor, electronic warfare, intelligence and cyber tools, as well as systems and product solutions that position MacB as a great future partner with EOIR Technologies and I2WD."

I2WD is the army's research and development centre for advanced cyber operations, exploitation and dissemination, electronic warfare, signals intelligence technologies, and intelligence analysis capabilities.

It provides intelligence and tools to improve the fighting capabilities of military personnel.

EOIR Technologies offers system design and development, programme management, intelligence solutions, and technical training.

It has provided these services to the US Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and segments of the intelligence community.