ICF International Awarded a US$8 Million Contract with the U.S. Department of Defense
ICF Providing ECS Training Support for U.S. Air Force Officers
Fairfax, Virginia, September 26, 2006 -
ICF International announced today that it had been awarded the Expeditionary Combat Support Training contract, a five-year, US$8 million contract with the U.S. Air Force (USAF), Air Mobility Warfare Center, Expeditionary Operations School. The goal of the program is to train Air Force Logistics Readiness Officers, Mission Support Group Commanders, and Commander of Air Force Forces Senior Staff members to operate effectively in a dynamically changing national defense environment.
"We are honored by the opportunity to work on this unique training support program with the USAF, preparing key leadership to support the requirements of the Expeditionary Air Force," says Bill Hodges, a senior vice president at ICF and expert in national security. "The ICF team continues to be a valuable player in providing the Air Force with agile combat support and command and control training, which is critical to successful air campaign planning and execution at all levels."
ICF’s crucial role will include developing, maintaining, and instructing the curriculum for instructional courses; securing senior guest instructors and mentors; scheduling and arranging class locations; and meeting unique requirements of both students and guest speakers. ICF will support the following courses: Advanced Logistics Readiness Officers Course, Expeditionary Mission Support Group Commanders Course, and Commander Air Force Forces Senior Staff Course.
About ICF International
ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver consulting services and technology solutions in the energy, environment, transportation, social programs, defense, and homeland security markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from analysis and design through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 1,800 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is http://www.icfi.com.