Rivada Port Graham Solutions to provide communications support services to DHS Federal Protective Services
Colorado Springs, CO. September 29, 2013 – Rivada Port Graham Solutions, LLC (RPGS), a Joint Venture between Rivada Networks of Colorado Springs, CO and Port Graham Development Corporation (PGDC) of Palmer, AK, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Task Order through the US Federal Protective Services (FPS), to support FPS communications for the FPS inventory of radio equipment and systems. This program facilitates FPS in accomplishing their nationwide mission for FPS Headquarters and the eleven regions for which FPS provides law enforcement communications services.
“We are delighted to be a part of this important project to support FPS’s critical communications efforts,” Declan Ganley, Chairman and CEO of Rivada said. “This is an exciting opportunity for Rivada to assist FPS in accomplishing their mission as we continue our focus on leading edge public safety and emergency communications solutions.”
“The Joint Venture between PGDC and Rivada continues to deliver agile, cost effective and innovative solutions to the federal marketplace” Jon Shepherd, President of PGDC said. “We are obviously pleased with the opportunity to support FPS in meeting their critical mission needs.”
Rivada Port Graham Solutions was awarded a US FPS Task Order to deliver services under Technical Category 4 (O&M Services) of the Department of Homeland Security’s $3B Tactical Communications (TACCOM) strategic sourcing contract. Contracts issued under TACCOM are available for utilization by DHS and its components. The contracts, with wide ranging scope, will also be available for utilization by DHS partner agencies and their subordinate components, including the White House Communications Agency (WHCA), Department of Interior, Department of State, and Department of Justice.
Rivada Networks delivers leading edge wireless and LTE broadband solutions for its customers nationwide. Port Graham Development Corporation is a leading provider of communications and signal intelligence solutions.