Friday, February 27 2009
An Evansville company has been awarded an $11 million defense contract. Ameriqual Group LLC will provide various polymeric tray food products for the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. Ameriqual is a major supplier of Meals Ready-to-Eat (MRE) for the military.
Food Producer Lands Military Contract
AmeriQual Group, LLC, Evansville, Ind.*, is being awarded a maximum $11,392,284 fixed price with economic price adjustment contract for various polymeric traypack ration items. Other location of performance is Indiana. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. There were originally two proposals solicited with two responses. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract is exercising the second option year period. The date of performance completion is Feb. 28, 2010. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., (SPM3S1-07-D-Z193).
Source: Inside INdiana Business & U.S. Department of Defense