Amercian Systems (Chantilly, VA) announced that it has been awarded the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Cabling Hardware Installation Purchasing System (CHIPS) contract. The Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract carries a ceiling of approximately $25 million over five years.
Under the terms of the contract, American Systems will provide cabling infrastructure required to complete new offices, relocations or cabling infrastructure changes within an existing network. These services will be provided for the Department of Defense (DOD) and other federal government agencies located in the Northwest/Arctic region of the country.
"With more than 32 years of experience designing, installing and maintaining secure, structured cabling systems we are looking forward to bringing our proven success to federal agencies. American Systems is committed to delivering the most cost-effective, efficient solutions so that federal agencies can focus on their missions," commented William C. Hoover, president and CEO of American Systems.
American Systems is the prime contractor on the CHIPS contract. With offices located in Bremerton, Wash., the company will work with local partners to perform the contract work. Work under the contract, which has one base year and four one-year options, began on Sept. 2, 2011.
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