Kuwait - Agility Defense & Government Services (DGS) today announced that it has been awarded a third successive one-year contract on the U.S. Army's Heavy Lift VI contract. Under the new contract, Agility will continue to provide transportation services for military personnel and supplies. The extension was awarded by the U.S. Army Sustainment Command DCMA and continues Agility's engagement for Heavy Lift VI through 30 June 2009. The maximum value of the work that Agility is obligated to perform under this new contract is $US 200 Million and the minimum value is $US 20 Million. The US Army may at its discretion request Agility to undertake additional work if the maximum value of the contract is exceeded.
From its roots in emerging markets, Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed countries and emerging economies alike. A publicly traded company, Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics with close to $6 billion in annual revenue and more than 22,000 employees in 550 offices across 100 countries.
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