PAE Awarded Contract to Support U.S. Army National Maintenance Strategy in Afghanistan

ARLINGTON, Va. June 1, 2017 - PAE has been awarded the National Maintenance Strategy (NMS) contract by the U.S. Army's Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM).

Under NMS, PAE will provide training and mentoring to the Afghanistan National Defense Security Forces (ANDSF) in maintenance, supply chain management and warehouse support across 25 locations in Afghanistan. PAE will also provide Contractor Logistics Support to the ANDSF, which will include maintenance, supply chain management and parts support for vehicles and ground equipment. This hybrid cost-type contract is valued at $142M for the base year. The period of performance with all options is five and one half years.

"PAE is uniquely positioned to support the U.S. government's strategy in Afghanistan, given our enduring presence and our expertise in capacity building, operations and maintenance and logistics services," said PAE CEO John Heller. "Our team has decades of successful experience working with multiple stakeholders in conflict areas to support the shared goals of local capacity and regional stabilization. We look forward to supporting the U.S. Army and U.S. strategic objectives with the development of an organic ANDSF maintenance and sustainment capability."

PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, Va.

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