QinetiQ joins Capstone team for JFDSS contract award

07 Jul 2014

ID/IQ Contract for Joint Force Development Services

Orlando – July 7 2014. QinetiQ Training and Simulation, Inc., the US subsidiary of QinetiQ Training, is part of Capstone Corporation’s Team, which is one of seven companies presented an award on the Joint Force Development Support Services (JFDSS) Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (ID/IQ) contract. The estimated ceiling value for the JFDSS Contract is $877 million.

The JFDSS ID/IQ contract allows the Capstone Corporation team to compete for future individual task orders requiring training, education and exercise solutions and services in support of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, Combatant Commanders, the military Services, U.S. Government federal agencies and multinational partners. The objective of this contract is to provide the requisite operational support necessary to advance the warfighter’s ability to adapt to and overcome an ever-evolving threat environment.

Dr Miles Adcock, President of QinetiQ Training and Simulation, Inc. and MD of QinetiQ Training said, “This marks another important step for our QinetiQ Training and Simulation Inc. business as we continue to grow and establish ourselves in the US. We are pleased to be able to bring our many years of expertise gained in the UK to be part of the Capstone Corporation team and pursue future task orders as part of this ID/IQ contract. Capstone created a team comprised of some of the best training, education and exercise management service and technology companies in the industry and QinetiQ Training and Simulation Inc. is recognized as one of them.”

QinetiQ enjoys a strong track record, built over the years, in the use of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) and virtual reality training solutions, as well as gaming technologies, to successfully transform training. Since opening its new office in Orlando in August 2013, QinetiQ Training and Simulation Inc.’s primary focus has been assisting its Department of Defense (DoD) customers to consider those solutions to achieve significant savings and increased performance.

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A FTSE250 company, QinetiQ uses its domain knowledge to provide technical support and know-how to customers in the global aerospace, defence and security markets. QinetiQ's unique position enables it to be a trusted partner to government organisations, predominantly in the UK and the US, including defence departments, intelligence services and security agencies.
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For further information on the Capstone Corporation team please contact Chess Harris at 757-363-7343 or charris@capstonecorp.com.

For more information on QinetiQ Training in Orlando please contact Michael Motko on 407-459-8885 or Michael.Motko@QinetiQ.com.

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