ITT Systems wins $800 million in Afghanistan war contracts

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The ITT Corp. has been awarded two U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle Eastern contracts valued at $800 million.

The Corporation, through its ITT Systems office based in Colorado Springs, will provide facilities operations, maintenance and training services for the Afghanistan National Security Forces.

Each award is for a one-year base period with options for four additional years. The first contract for northern Afghanistan is valued at $450 million and the second contract for southern Afghanistan is valued at up to $350 million.

ITT will provide operations and maintenance support for ANSF facilities, while simultaneously training Afghan personnel to assume responsibility for operating and maintaining the facilities at the completion of the contract.

The contract awards also calls for ITT Systems to assume full responsibility for training ANSF personnel in the future.