Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 21, 2012
Qbase, LLC and AECOM Technology Corporation (formerly known as McNeil Technologies), today announced that their joint venture - Qbase-McNeil Integrated Solutions (QMIS) - has been awarded a 6-year, $360 million contract with the U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency.
Under the contract, QMIS will provide mission-critical information technology support services worldwide to U.S. ICE customers. “We are honored that U.S. ICE valued our unique solution to support their mission. Our joint venture management team, led by Qbase Senior Vice President, Jim Graves, and Information Technology Field Operations (ITFO) Program Manager, Jim Stocks, is committed to delivering world-class support to U.S. ICE,” says Steven W. Baldwin, Qbase Chief Executive Officer.
“We understand the importance of this work in supporting U.S. ICE to protect the security of our nation, and we bring to this program the resources of our entire QMIS team to ensure the success of this contract. Our teaming partners supporting U.S. ICE include Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC), JJR Solutions, Barrister Global Services Network, Defense Point, TSM Technology Solutions and Barling Bay. We selected our teaming partners for their unique expertise and are delighted to be working with them,” added Jim Graves.
“AECOM is proud to be a joint venture partner with Qbase and together our combined resources are the perfect match to serve U.S. ICE. Both organizations bring unique capabilities and experience to this program and under the leadership of Jim Graves will provide the breadth of AECOM’s assets to serve U.S. ICE,” says John Houck, Vice President of AECOM’s national security programs practice.
Qbase is a worldwide provider of innovative decision support technologies and information technology professional services to support the mission-critical operations of our clients.
AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 130 countries and had revenue of $8.1 billion during the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2011.