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Quantum Awarded SMDC/ARSTRAT Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance Contract (SETAC)

(Huntsville, AL – April 2013) – The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC) / Army Strategic Forces Command (ARSTRAT) has awarded Quantum Research International, Inc. a prime position on the indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ), multiple-award contract for the Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance Contract (SETAC) .  The five-year ID/IQ has a total vehicle ceiling of $997 million.  Under the vehicle, Quantum will deliver systems engineering, analysis, and technical assistance support services across nine functional areas, which support the SMDC/ARSTRAT mission areas of air; space; missile defense; cyberspace; homeland security/homeland defense; and Warfighter support.

“Through SETAC, we look forward to continuing to apply innovative existing and emerging technologies to keep pace with growing threats and battlefield challenges, and to accelerate development and fielding of space, high altitude, missile defense, directed energy, and cyber capabilities to better support the Combatant Commanders and the Warfighter,” said Dick Wilbanks, Quantum Chief Operating Officer and SETAC PM.   “With more than 25 years of partnership with SMDC/ARSTRAT, our professionals understand the mission and how technology can enhance operations to improve SMDC/ARSTRAT support to the Warfighter.” 

“We are excited to be awarded this new Prime contract with SMDC/ARSTRAT, and are very appreciative of their continued confidence in Quantum to support their critical missions through the development of innovative solutions for our military,” said Frank Pitts, President and CEO.

About Quantum
Quantum, headquartered in Huntsville, AL, is a leader in providing engineering, analysis, integration, logistics, and Cyber and information technology services and solutions to the Departments of Defense, Justice, Homeland Security, and industry customers. More information about the company is available at http://www.quantum-intl.com.