ATS Corporation Announces New Contract Award Totaling $19.5M at Department of Homeland Security
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11:11 GMT, February 15, 2011 MCLEAN, Va. | ATS Corporation (« ATSC » or the « Company »), a leading information technology company that delivers innovative technology solutions to government and commercial organizations, yesterday announced it has been awarded a new contract totaling $19.5 million over a five-year term with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (« DHS ») Science and Technology (« S&T ») Directorate. Under this contract, ATSC will support DHS initiatives to secure our nation’s borders against smuggling, illegal trafficking, and terrorism by providing the Border Technology Test Bed (« BTTB ») controlled environment that enables the government to determine various technologies’ utility and effectiveness in detecting, tracking, classifying, and responding to threats along the terrestrial and maritime border. Cutting-edge technology services such as integration of Micro Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (« UAV ») data, and installation and assessment of Automated Scene Understanding (« ASU ») sensor fusion capability are included under this contract.
« ATSC is pleased to have been entrusted by DHS with this opportunity to build on our history of delivering border security technology services, » stated ATSC Co-Chief Executive Officer, John Hassoun. « We are proud to support the DHS mission to make America safer. »