OC-12 to AlaskaNov 29, 2005 05:16 UTC by Defense Industry Daily staff
TKC Technology Solutions, LLC received a contract for an Indefeasible Right of Use (IRU) OC-12 telecom bandwidth service between Fort Lewis, WA and Fort Richardson, AK. Fort Richardson is the headquarters for United States Army, Alaska (USARAK). It is also home to the 172nd “Arctic Wolves” Stryker Brigade Combat Team, currently deployed in Mosul, Iraq.
This award has a 120-month life cycle with a firm fixed price of $10.3 million. The requirement was solicited on a full and open competition basis, and four offers were received. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization at Scott Air Force Base, IL issued the contract (HC1047-05-D-4005).