The U.S. NavyÂ has awarded a potential five-year, $34 million contract to ICF International to help the Defense Department identify strategies to increase the resiliency of DoD assets as well asÂ examine potential risks toÂ infrastructure at various U.S. military installationsÂ worldwide.
ICFÂ said Tuesday it will perform risk assessments onÂ physical and cyber systemsÂ at DoD facilitiesÂ globally,Â conduct studies on the resilience of those assets to threats and hazards andÂ provide technical expertiseÂ for the department toÂ mitigate risks.
“This award to ICF recognizes the wisdom of an integrated approach to physical and cyber risk assessment,â€ said Samuel Visner, senior vice president and general manager of cybersecurity and resilience at ICF.
The company added it aims to provideÂ information that canÂ helpÂ leaders at DoD, military installations, service components and major commandsÂ address threats and hazards to the department’s missions.
The contractÂ also supports theÂ Defense Critical Infrastructure ProgramÂ that seeks to educate the general public, armed forces members, interagency and intergovernmental partners on critical infrastructure protection.