Finmeccanica: new orders worth up to about EUR 120 million in USA and Russia
Finmeccanica won new orders for a total value up to about EUR 120 million in USA, through DRS Defense Solutions, and in Russia, through SELEX Elsag.
DRS Defense Solutions has been awarded an IDIQ (Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity) contract by SSC Atlantic worth up to USD 100 million. The order calls for worldwide provision of Integrated Electronic Security Systems (IESS) sustainment support service with the possibility of exercising additional options through 2016.
In addition to this contract, the company has been awarded an order worth USD 4.5 million related to the provision of satellite transmission services to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of U.S. Forces operations in Kosovo.
SELEX Elsag has been awarded by Russian Post with a EUR 50 million tender for the construction of a new automatic mail sorting center in the city of Rostov-on-Don, in the Russian Federation. The new facility will serve the entire city area in addition to four regional service areas, over 2,500 mail offices and more than 50 communication logistic nodes.