History and MilestonesICS2019-02-06T21:54:33+00:00
WMATA IT Electrical Services IDIQ – ICS is awarded a new WMATA contract vehicle in March 2018. All work is in support of the WMATA IT department based on task order issuances. As one of only two awarded companies, the overall maximum funded value for the program is $5 million per year for five years. ICS is pleased to have the ongoing trust of WMATA for such an important transportation function.
Awarded FBI ITSSS Contract to support the Criminal Investigation Division with Validation Verification and Testing of Investigative Digital Forensics Software. This will extend the ICS footprint within Digital Forensics technologies and services and broaden our support of the Information Technology Acquisition Unit(ITAU) mission. The scope of this mission includes supporting the independent testing of numerous software investigative tools utilized for investigations related to online criminal activity.
Receives a follow-on order for a second Presidential Security Services Data Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in October. This milestone award was achieved as a result of successfully completing the Design, Engineering and Construction of the first Tier III data Center in the month of September 2018. This work will replicate the earlier Data Center design, and will also include a contract scope for program management, construction, procurement, installation, testing, commissioning, training and handoff.
Handoff of the completed Presidential Security Services Data Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in September. This accomplishment is the culmination of a 4 year commitment for the Design, Engineering and Construction of a Tier III data Center. This work included design, program management, construction, procurement, installation, testing, commissioning, training and handoff.
Awarded FBI ITSSS Contract to support the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty Unit (MLAT) of the FBI International Operations Division. ICS will be providing a combination of Digital Forensics, intelligence research, inter-agency collaboration, network operations synchronization of cyber events and state of the art digital investigation techniques.
Kicked off a new Call Center Operation supporting the mass transportation benefit requests of DoD civilians and military members in the National Capital Region (NCR).
Awarded the 3 Year Day 2 Operations Contract for Presidential Security Services Data Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), which will include maintenance for both the IT and Administration Data Center buildings. Operations will include Tiers 1, 2 and 3 support, Database, Systems Engineering, Network and Systems Security, and Applications Support.
Invited to present to the DHA J-5 Health Data Management Office a Reference and Meta Data Management Briefing at the Defense Health Agency Industry Exchange. Kwasi Speede presented and met one-on-one with Governance Committee members to discuss Governance, Master Data Management, Reference and Meta Data Management, and Enterprise Data Catalogs.
Notified of its award as an eFast MOA holder. eFAST is a Federal Aviation Administration FAA contracting vehicle. This multi-year Master Ordering Agreement (MOA) has a broad technical scope and a wide array of labor categories with approved ceiling rates. ICS will be providing a range of services and capabilities including technical, engineering, and scientific expertise in areas such as: information technology design, programming, networking, installation, operation, data management, and customer support; definition and design of systems, equipment, software and facilities; system engineering; requirements management and specification development; information security; testing and operational evaluation; logistics support analysis; technical writing; and expertise and analysis on the effectiveness, efficiency, or economy of technical operations of equipment, systems, services, or procedures.
FAA eFAST Small Business Vehicle – ICS was certified as a contract holder as of the Fiscal Year option period, and will hold the certification through the third quarter of 2019. ICS has previously performed mobility management support services work for the FAA.
GSA Alliant 2 Small Business (A2SB) Vehicle – A2SB awarded as a key Information Technology (IT) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) vehicle used by many government agencies with a maximum overall value of $15 billion. This protested award is pending imminent resolution. In the interim, ICS has been building partnerships and developing strategies to serve its current and future customers with the highest standards of excellence.
DSS Cybersecurity Information Assurance Program Award – Initiated with start date of March 14, 2017. ICS serves as the subcontractor on this key program, with 49% work share, which is maintained throughout the life of program performance. ICS has managed to increase the scope and grow by building goodwill with a highly performing team. This direct award to Peregrine Systems, an American Native company that ICS identified and coordinated with to prime, was based on input from our DSS customers.
DHA ITC IT Support Services direct award – ICS received its third one-year direct award to continue IT enterprise systems support services to the DHA for management of the DT&E and ITC data center environments in San Antonio, Texas. ICS started this program in 2010 in support of the DTC data center environment in Richmond, Virginia. The ICS team supports all aspects of infrastructure engineering and operations for these data center environments for numerous DHA system and application customers.
KSA Saudi Forces Medical City – Awarded in April 2017, ICS serves as a subcontractor to ABV Rock, the prime construction firm, and will deliver all Medical City ICT systems across each of the compounds in Riyadh and Jeddah respectively. The ICS program includes the construction and implementation of two Tier 3 data centers, one at each of the approximately 283-building Medical City compounds, and more than 24 unique ICT systems across each location.
DoJ ITSS-5 vehicle – Network Designs, Inc. (NDI) awarded this IT support services vehicle, which has a maximum value of $1.4 billion. ICS is a subcontractor to NDI and will provide complementary capabilities from DOJ past performance including but not limited to network operations, classified networks, quality of service, network management, and network security.
Awarded GSA Schedule 70 – Health IT SIN 132-56.
Became a corporate member of HIMSS North America.
Gained certification as Professional Partner with VMware.
Relocated headquarters to Fairfax, VA.
Released iAM, an Integrated Asset Management System.
Appointed new Chief Executive Officer, John Alexander.
Secured ISO 27001:2013 certification.
Re-Awarded another five years for DOJ/ATF Network Support (NMSS) and expanded lab services.
Awarded 5 Year US Census datacenter cable work services.
Successfully completed mobility provisioning project at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on time and on budget.
Awarded a subcontract from CSC to migrate legacy applications to the cloud for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Embraced efficiencies in operations and organization with Matrix Management Approach – OneTeam™.
1st Annual ICS PMO Open House – Unveiled Integrated Program Management Office for ICS (iPMO).
“Operation OneTeam” ICS launches a new logo. The new logo design demonstrates diversity of the company always underpinned by its fundamental differentiators: Innovation, Collaboration and Synergy.
Professional Development Program employee career growth program launched by ICS leadership partnered with ICS Human Capital and PMO launches employee.
Established “Dr. Rustan Freedom Scholarship” awards for students across the world in memorial for Chairman of the Board, Dr. Pete Rustan.
Joined ranks of Quality Process Achievement and passes its annual ISO 9001 surveillance with flying colors.
ICS Engineering Division clears its quarterly independent audit for its Warehouse Ops Process Quality.
Celebrated Tenth Year of growth closes with ICS established in five markets and seven business sectors with significant Best Practices skills certified.
COER launched a key ICS initiative for partnering and OneTeam efforts as a new Division. Customer Oriented Enterprise Resources (COER) is a critical product in our 10 year successes.
Defense Sector Highlights
DoD awards a multi-term continuance providing PMO, Contracts Management, HR, Procurement and Logistics support to renowned Swiftships LLC.
IT Sector Highlights
WMATA SmarTrip Regional Customer Service (RCSC) Awarded Prime Contract for the Center opening a new business unit within ICS. ICS brings 40 jobs to metro Washington, and ten million added investment.
Long term support for DoJ/ATF Network Management Support Services initiated sixth consecutive year of successful client services in LAN/WAN and lab documentation.
ICS Military Health Systems (MHS) Infrastructure Operations team extends Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) to 500 users across the Defense Health Agency (DHA). In addition, the tenants for the Cloud services in DHA Development Test Center (DTC) exceed 100 tenants.
Logistics Sector Highlights
Awarded Prime Contract for developing middleware to support Asset Management for NSA.
Awarded 3 year Logistics management contract to support Swiftships Shipbuilders insuring efficiencies and accountability in this world class firm.
Engineering Sector Highlights
The “Transit Portfolio” enjoyed the Award of contract for modernization of Red-line signaling design and commissioning work supports the industries excellent reviews of our specialized skill team.
Awarded CMMI Level 3 Certification
IT Division Highlights
ICS team releases 2 distinct Enterprise Mobile Apps – DIRT 2.0 & InciCap.
Awarded Prime Contract on FBI ITSC and received a multi-year and multi-million dollar Task Order (Most awarded amount of any ITSC contract holder).
NOAA grants task order to outfit NASA NESDIS Facility in Maryland.
Telecom team finishes product development within RFID/RTLS space.
Engineering Services Division
Major expansion in Transportation Division, as the team heads for Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Light Rail expansion projects.
Transportation Division new Vice President for Engineering Services.
IT Division Highlights
Military Health System Cyberinfrastructure Services (MCiS) – (Formerly known as TMA – Tricare Management Activity).
Awarded Contract Option 2 Period extension.
Development Testing Center (DTC) ATO Sign-Off June 19, 2012.
Automated Backups and Recovery, Infrastructure Monitoring, Change and Incident Management, Initial Service Catalog, Image Transfer, Hardware Ingress and Setup, Initial-State Configuration Management, VMware environment.
Managed ingress of multiple Program Office applications/environments into DTC (ESB SOA Demo, Enterprise Blade Server platform, DHP-SIRT, BMC Proof of Concept, DHIMS BDMS DT&E and CHCS).
Ongoing Support Accomplishments:
821 Cores, 71 Servers, 45.44 TB
Software license management
Federal Aviation Authority (FAA).
Awarded Contract Option Period extension.
iPad Scanner Proof of Concept Application completed.
Presented mobile capabilities to the FAA IT Information Delivery Customer Service Representatives Atlantic City Meeting.
Created a unique PIV enabled application iOS using blue tooth connectivity and RFID technology Proof of Concept for novel PIV card use.
Ongoing Support Accomplishments:
1100 iPads Provisioned & Supported between Aug 2011 to Apr 2012.
Over 420 Show-and-Tell Training Sessions.
Tier 1&2 Support for > 1400 users (iPad, iPhone & RAZR).
Engineering Division Highlights
Awarded new WMATA ATP Track Circuit Contract in the amount $4.95M in April 2012.
Awarded contract modification to the existing Red Line contract in the amount $1.7M in June 2012.
Re-scoping of the existing OB Line contract will add additional $5M to ICS Transportation work.
Contract mod to the existing OB line in the amount $3M for the RTU and the new Training Facility.
Trip to the Middle East region has assured a lot of potential for ICS Transportation in 2012. Senior management will focus on the opportunities and new local partnerships there.
Awarded $29 million WMATA project.
Recipient of the “Circle of Excellence” Award by SmartCEO magazine.
Featured on cover of May SmartCEO edition.
Received confirmation for CMMI Level 2 appraisal, by SEI.
On time and under budget – Completion of Decennial 2010 (press release).
Received Top 5 ranking on Washington Technology’s list of “Top 25 8(a) Companies”.
NVTC names CTO Khurram Shah as “2010 CTO of the Year” Finalist.
Awarded Orange & Blue (O/B) line Rehabilitation – Power, ETC, SCADA, and ETS.
Awarded NAVSEA SeaPort-e Contract Vehicle.
Opened ICS West Coast Regional Office.
Opened ICS Midwest Regional Office.
INC 500 Magazine recognizes ICS as #36 among “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America” and in Top Five for IT.