McLean, Va., March 3, 2008
The MRMC's mission is to deliver the best possible medical solutions to protect, treat and heal U.S. service members. BearingPoint will support this mission through proven enterprise resource planning (ERP) and project management competencies focused on the following areas:
* medical research and logistics
* information technology
* product support
* scientific and technological assessment support
The majority of the initial contract work will be performed at Fort Detrick, Md., where MRMC is headquartered. BearingPoint currently supports MRMC in a variety of ways including advising MRMC on how best to meet certain requirements mandated by the Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Commission, and Oracle system implementations.
"We're proud of our ongoing work for the Army, providing world-class medical and technology consulting services," said Roger Foxhall, managing director for BearingPoint's Defense Healthcare team. "We have the personnel and the track record to help MRMC successfully meet its military medical readiness objectives."
About BearingPoint, Inc.
BearingPoint, Inc. (NYSE: BE) is one of the world's largest providers of management and technology consulting services to Global 2000 companies and government organizations in 60 countries worldwide. Based in McLean, Va., the firm has more than 17,000 employees focusing on the Public Services, Financial Services and Commercial Services industries. BearingPoint professionals have built a reputation for knowing what it takes to help clients achieve their goals, and working closely with them to get the job done. Our service offerings are designed to help our clients generate revenue, increase cost-effectiveness, manage regulatory compliance, integrate information and transition to "next-generation" technology. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.BearingPoint.com .? BearingPoint, Inc. (NYSE: BE), one of the world's largest management and technology consulting firms, today announced it has been awarded a contract to support the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (MRMC), along with eight other firms. BearingPoint's contract is for one year with four annual options, and has a maximum first year value of $21.7 million and an initial five year ceiling of $115 million.