Alion Science and TechnologyÂ will help a Defense Information Systems AgencyÂ organization exploreÂ toolsÂ for spectrum managementÂ through the company’s position on a potential $137 million contract DISAÂ awarded in May.
Alion is one of eight vendorsÂ thatÂ will compete for task orders to provideÂ electromagnetic spectrum engineering,Â technical services, planning, analysis and advocacy support to DISA’s Defense Spectrum Organization under the five-year contract,Â Alion said Wednesday.
“Alion has more than 50 years of experience providing spectrum engineering support to the Department of Defense, and we’re ready to work with DSO to identify solutions that could mitigate or eliminate radio frequency interference,”Â notedÂ Sean Pender, Alion senior vice president and manager of the technology solutions group.
The company will alsoÂ support DSO’s efforts toÂ assess the impact of new spectrum technologyÂ on deployed systems and weapons.
Alion assembled aÂ cross-trained team of technical experts that aimÂ toÂ help DSOÂ manageÂ on-the-ground operations,Â long-range spectrum planning and policyÂ compliance activities.