DynCorp says partnership firm gets $4.6 bln army contract

venerdì 7 dicembre 2007 17:50

Dec 7 (Reuters) - DynCorp International Inc (DCP.N: Quotazione) said the U.S. army has again awarded a five-year contract worth up to $4.6 billion to Global Linguist Solutions LLC, the joint venture between the company and McNeil Technologies.

The contract for the management of translation and interpretation services for Operation Iraqi Freedom was originally awarded in December 2006, but was contested by L-3 Communications Holdings Inc (LLL.N: Quotazione), the previous holder of the contract. (Reporting by Purwa Khandelwal in Bangalore; Editing by Deepak Kannan)