Serco, a provider of professional, technology, and management services, has been awarded a position on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Technical Assistance Contract (PA TAC) IV.
Serco will provide the people and resources needed to support the Public Assistance Program during major disasters and emergencies.
To support a select region of the United States, Serco received a single-award indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract that has a ceiling value of $600 million over the next five years.
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The FEMA Public Assistance Program from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), provides assistance to states, local government entities, tribes and non-profit organizations so that communities can quickly respond to and recover from declared major disasters or emergencies.
Under this new contract, Serco is responsible for hiring and deploying a staff to supplement FEMA’s recovery efforts.
The Company will provide advisory and assistance services, technical assessments, cost analysis, as well as project management support to see relief efforts through to completion.
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As the sole-awardee for Zone 2, Serco is responsible for 17 states across the mid-west which includes Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, and North and South Dakota.
“In 2017, there were over 200 federally declared natural disasters across the United States,” said Dave Dacquino, Chairman and CEO of Serco Inc.
“Serco stands ready to support FEMA and the citizens of our nation.”
“We are hard at work preparing our high-quality team of project managers, engineers, environmental planners, biologists, financial analysts, accountants, estimators and other professionals needed to support the next time disaster strikes.”
“We look forward to supporting FEMA to assist state and local governments and other eligible applicants in responding to, and recovering from Presidentially-declared disasters.”
Serco has over two decades of experience delivering technical and advisory services in support of mission-critical programs and contingency planning operations for the U.S. Federal government.
Under various programs supporting the Department of Defense and Federal civilian agencies, Serco supports deployable medical systems solutions to enable medical personnel to provide world-class healthcare, and was responsible for the redeployment associated with base closure, including project development, planning and scheduling, and retrograde processing.
Serco Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $5 billion international business that helps transform government and public services around the world.