CACI awarded $28 million contract to support JET

CACI International, Inc., announced on Tuesday that it was awarded a prime contract from the Department of Defense's Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization's Joint Expeditionary Team worth $28 million, if all options are exercised.

The contract will be valid for 30 months if all options are exercised. Under the terms of the contract, CACI will be responsible for supporting JET improve its operations to keep the personnel of the U.S. Armed Forces safe from counter-improved explosive device operations.

"Assisting our military in protecting the U.S. Armed Forces is one of CACI's highest priorities, and our award of the Joint Expeditionary Team contract enables us to continue that support for U.S. combat units all over the world," CACI Chief Operating Officer and President of U.S. Operations John Mengucci said. "CACI offers deep functional expertise and a rigorous selection process that provides the highly skilled professionals necessary to deliver this exceptional level of advisory service."

CACI was chosen for its high-growth Integrated Security Solutions technology. CACI will also support JET with experienced personnel, mission expertise and innovative approaches to ensuring the safety of U.S. military personnel.

"Our focus on high-growth market areas like Integrated Security Solutions has been essential to sustaining our business with the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization," CACI President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Asbury said. "Wherever U.S. forces or personnel go, IEDs are ubiquitous and will be employed. We are proud to continue delivering highly specialized solutions and services that assist our government in safeguarding America's servicemen and women on their critical global missions."