Cincinnati -- The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the award of a contract to Edgewater Federal Solutions, Inc. of Ijamsville, Maryland for Environmental Management Information Technology Support Services. This contract is a Time and Materials type contract. The contract contains a $3.5 million estimated value of services, and has a twelve month period of performance.
The Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) mission is to complete the safe cleanup of the environmental legacy resulting from five decades of nuclear weapons development and government-sponsored nuclear energy research. The program is one of the largest and most diverse and technically complex environmental cleanup programs in the world and includes responsibility for the cleanup of numerous sites across the country. Integral to that responsibility is the need to safely disposition large volumes of nuclear waste; safeguard and prepare for disposition nuclear materials that could be used in nuclear weapons; deactivate and decommission radiologically and chemically contaminated facilities no longer needed to support the DOE’s mission; and remediate extensive surface and groundwater contamination. To ensure EM Headquarters success, the scope of this contract includes critical information technology (IT) support services.
The scope of this forthcoming information technology support services contract will include, but is not limited to: provide expert advice, assistance, and cost-effective solutions to respond rapidly to critical IT management issues with results based on current market and technical research, hands-on experience, and IT best practices. Services required include, providing technical and administrative support for IT Capital Planning, IT Strategic Planning and Architecture, the EM Consolidated Business Center, Records Management, Green IT, Program Strategic Initiatives and the EM Correspondence Center.