MacB secures task order from Special Operations Command Europe and Africa

19 April 2016 (Last Updated April 19th, 2016 18:30)

MacAulay-Brown (MacB) has secured a task order contract to support the Special Operations Command Europe (SOCEUR) and Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA).

MacAulay-Brown (MacB) has secured a task order contract to support the Special Operations Command Europe (SOCEUR) and Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA).

Estimated at $14m, the five-year contract requires the company to conduct research and analysis, and enhance defence system-related scientific and technical information.

MacB Mission Systems Group (MSG) senior vice-president and general manager Fred Norman said: "We are honoured to have been selected to support and contribute to this very important mission.

"This win expands MacB into two theatre special operations commands (TSOCs), and showcases our ability to analyse and provide theatre technical expertise to meet their unique special operations requirements.

"This TSOC contract directly compliments our recent USSOCOM Wide Mission Support award, and MacB's focus to support global SOF requirements.

"We're now poised to grow our European footprint, and showcase quality and excellence for our SOCEUR and SOCAFRICA customers."

The contract is expected to contribute to the planning, programming and assessment of SOCEUR and SOCAFRICA.

MacB will provide country studies for 52 nations in the USEUCOM Area of Responsibility (AOR), and 54 nations in the USAFRICOM AOR.

The contract will ensure digital data flow between Contiguous United States (CONUS) organisations and special operations elements.

Further, the company will design and manage websites and data portals for the organisations.