Houston’s KRB Inc. announced Monday it is a prime contractor on a $12.1 billion U.S. Army Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-3 (ITES-3) Services Contract. SGT LLC, a division of KBR’s KBRwyle, will work with the Army on an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract of five years, with an additional four-year option. The contract with the U.S. Army Contracting Command (ACC) includes work in the cybersecurity, integration, telecommunications, supply chain management and business process engineering areas. The ACC) selected KBRwyle as a prime contractor on the potential nine-year indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract. The contract has a base period of five years plus four option years.
The company is expected to work with the Army’s Computer Hardware, Enterprise Software and Solutions, or CHESS, program, which it said is expected to be the primary source of IT-related services for the Army worldwide. CHESS is designed to simplify procurement of off the shelf IT hardware, software and services. The program makes IT services more easily available, as well providing vendor competition and contract services with the goal of negotiating better deals to serve the Army’s needs. The contract’s wide scope of services enables KBRwyle to offer solutions and support in several IT areas, including cybersecurity, integration, telecommunications, supply chain management and business process engineering. The services will directly assist the Army in meeting its global infrastructure needs.
KBRwyle is a leading provider of U.S. government cyber and electronic security solutions. Its extensive experience in developing IT solutions for mission-focused programs encompasses a broad array of specialized end-to-end services. From enterprise computer services to satellite control centers and mission critical operations, KBRwyle consistently delivers innovative, high-quality IT support. KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs approximately 34,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 75 countries, and operations in 40 countries,