Johnstown, PA, June 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has been awarded an $879,000 task order under the U.S. General Services Administration’s One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) contract vehicle to provide National Weapons Detection Training Program (NWDTP) Instructors for Federal Protective Service (FPS) National Academy. These instructors provide critical training to law enforcement personnel and Protective Security Officers to ensure the safety of federal buildings, their occupants, and visitors.
“These security professionals are the first line of defense for the roughly 9,000 federal facilities across the nation,” said Edward J. Sheehan, Jr., CTC President and Chief Executive Officer. “Our team, including our highly experienced and qualified instructors, will provide the education and training needed to accurately assess situations and provide protection within the critical mission response window.”
This work will be accomplished at the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) headquarters in Glynco, Georgia. FLETC is the primary provider of basic and advanced law enforcement training to federal law enforcement agencies, as well as a significant contributor to advanced training for state, local, and international law enforcement officers and agents.
“CTC has a long and rich history of providing education and training solutions to a wide variety of clients within the Department of Defense, as well as many federal, state, and local clients,” said Bob Kubler, Senior Director, Readiness & Training, CTC. “In this contract, the NWDTP instructors will provide training in security screening operations using equipment such as x-ray screening machines, walk-through and handheld metal detectors, as well as behavioral recognition to identify indicators of suspicious behavior.”
CTC is partnering with its affiliate, Enterprise Ventures Corporation, and ScaVet Technologies, LLC, to complete this work. This is the first task order awarded to CTC on this multibillion dollar, multiple award Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. This task order has a 12-month base period and an optional 12-month period, worth an additional $894,000.
Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) is an independent, nonprofit, applied scientific research and development professional services organization. Together with our affiliates, Enterprise Ventures Corporation and CTC Foundation, we leverage research, development, test and evaluation work to provide transformative, full lifecycle solutions. To best serve our clients’ needs, we offer the complete ability to fully design, develop, test, prototype and build. We support our clients’ core mission objectives with customized solutions and strive to exceed expectations. For more information about CTC, visit www.ctc.com.
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Mary Bevan Concurrent Technologies Corporation 814-269-2490 BevanM@ctc.com