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Preferred Systems Solutions Named Prime on $15.7M STI Contract


Scott AFB, IL – September 31, 2018 – Preferred Systems Solutions Inc. announces Prime win of the Surface Transportation Information (STI) contract to support USTRANSCOM’s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC).  

The objective of the STI program is to provide technical engineering support for two branches within the SDDC G6 directorate. PSS provides the best possible surface transportation automation and information services to the war-fighter. Specifically, we support the ISDDC automated information system, the Enterprise EDI team, and the Enterprise Data Management and Data Quality team.

Preferred Systems Solutions (PSS) provides USTRANSCOM ISDDC and EDI sustainment and enhancements to support worldwide surface transportation.

Under the STI contract, PSS - along with our teammates will provide technical, engineering, development, enhancement and maintenance support for a number of critical systems/capabilities. PSS expects to add ~20 FTEs to our team at Scott AFB, doubling the size of the current O'Fallon Team. The total contract value is ~$15.7M, the period of performance is 5 years (Base + 4 options).

“The STI win represents both new business and a key "takeaway" for PSS - unseating a long-time, large business incumbent,” said PSS’ CEO, Jim Ballard. “This kind of success is only possible because our employees bring an absolute commitment and a level of remarkable professionalism to everything that they do, providing excellent support, day in and day out, to the critical and complex missions of our customers.”

PSS and our teammates have over 40 years of delivering innovative solutions on USTRANSCOM programs. PSS’ solution ensures SDDC has the data to provide the best deployment and distribution services across the globe. PSS uses a tailored Agile approach to provide rapid delivery of ISDDC and EDI sustainment efforts and enhancements.

Learn more about PSS’ ability to provide systems and software expertise on demand, across DoD, Intelligence, and Civilian agencies, here.

About PSS

Founded in 1991, Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) mission is to remain a recognized leader in providing professional IT, engineering, and program management services and solutions.  Our committed team of more than 400 professionals and experienced technical staff hold numerous certifications and high level security clearances. With headquarters in Mclean, Virginia, PSS holds a Top Secret facility clearance. Visit and follow us on Twitter, @PSSFed, for more information.