Claremont NH May 21, 2015 - Red River, a leading federal information technology (IT) services provider, today announced that it was awarded the SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) contract by the U.S. Navy. The multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract is worth a maximum of $5.28 billion per year with a seven-year period of performance and provides the U.S. Navy with direct access to professional IT support services.
“Red River is extremely pleased to be able to leverage this contract vehicle to support the mission goals and objectives of the Navy and its affiliated federal agencies,” said Jeff Sessions, senior vice president of Corporate Strategy at Red River. “This contract win validates the depth and breadth of our services organization and showcases the skilled, highly trained and knowledgeable engineers and support professionals that work for Red River.”
SeaPort-e is the Navy’s electronic platform for acquiring support services across seven geographic zones and 22 functional service areas, including software engineering, development, programming and network support, information systems development, information assurance, and information technology support, and research and development support. Red River will be able to pursue task orders throughout six zones and all functional areas, including engineering, financial management and program management, throughout the contract’s period of performance.
Navy Systems Commands (NAVSEA, NAVAIR, SPAWR, NAVFAC and NAVSUP), the Office of Naval Research, Military Sealift Command and the U.S. Marine Corps can procure Red River professional support services through a dedicated portal provided at www.seaport.navy.mil or by contacting Red River directly at 800.769.3060. Customers can utilize responsive, customized support services through direct access to Red River’s highly-certified, U.S.-based IT experts who are available 24x7x365 to offer technical support, troubleshooting, hardware maintenance and replacement and rapid resolution of advanced IT issues.
Red River has a strong professional services practice dedicated to solving IT challenges, optimizing current infrastructure, leveraging new technology and guaranteeing compliance. The company is also well-practiced at delivering the services and support military agencies need to overcome the complex challenges of fostering homeland security, emergency management and supporting warfighters around the globe. Red River is ISO 9001 certified and its IT experts hold the highest technical certifications, credentials and partnership levels with key OEMs, including Cisco Systems, Dell, HP, EMC, NetApp, Apple and more.
The SeaPort-e award expands Red River’s growing list federal contracts, which include NASA SEWP V, NIH ECS III, GSA Federal Supply Schedule, Veterans Affairs CEC, DHS FirstSource II, Air Force NETCENTS-2 and multiple agency-specific blanket purchase agreements.