WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- ITT Federal Services
Corporation (FSC), a subsidiary of ITT Industries (NYSE: IIN), has been
awarded a $50 million contract for logistical support services at Fort Sill,
Oklahoma. This is a follow-on to an existing contract.
Under the contract, ITT FSC will staff, operate and administer support
activities for the Training and Doctrine Command units of the U.S. Army and
U.S. Army Forces Command units as well as Army Reserve and Army ROTC units
supported by Fort Sill. This support includes maintaining unit combat
readiness, supporting the training of field artillery personnel and meeting
the U.S. Army's mobilization requirements. In addition, ITT FSC will be
responsible for transportation management, vehicle and equipment maintenance,
motor vehicle operations, weapons maintenance/repair and supply support
ITT FSC, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, provides management
and technical services on a wide range of government contracts with the
Department of Defense, Department of Labor, Department of State and the
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. With over 5,000 employees, ITT
FSC operates at 79 locations in the United States and 11 foreign countries.
ITT Industries (http:\\www.ittind.com) is a leading worldwide diversified
manufacturing company with 1996 sales of $8.4 billion from its three primary
business segments: Automotive, Defense & Electronics and Fluid Technology.
ITT Automotive is one of the largest independent suppliers of systems and
components to automotive manufacturers. ITT Defense & Electronics is a leader
in the design, manufacture and support of high technology electronics systems
and components for defense and commercial markets. ITT Fluid Technology is
one of the world's leading manufacturers of products, systems and services for
the movement, measurement and control of fluids.
In addition to the New York Stock Exchange, ITT Industries' stock is
traded on the Midwest, Pacific, London, Frankfurt and Paris exchanges.
SOURCE ITT Industries
CONTACT: Tom Martin, 914-641-2157, or Ilse Ramsey, 719-597-3787,
both of ITT Industries