NASA Awards Kennedy Space Center Institutional Services Contract
NASA selected URS Federal Services, of Gaithersburg, Md., to provide institutional services at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The contract began on Oct. 1, 2008, with a five-year base period, followed by five one-year options. It is a cost-plus-award-fee contract. The maximum potential value of the contract is approximately $1.5 billion.
URS Federal Services performs facilities operations, maintenance and engineering; propellants and life support operations; logistics; transportation; and laboratory management for Kennedy.
Selected services also are provided at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and Patrick Air Force Base in Florida. The company will furnish resources, including management, personnel, equipment and supplies to support Kennedy's work at those locations.