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Vanquish Worldwide Awarded $4.5 Million Contract for Power Plant Overhauls

Posted on February 19, 2012 with No Comments

Knoxville, Tennessee – (January 30, 2012) The US Army Corps of Engineers has awarded Vanquish Worldwide, LLC a $4.5 million prime contract to provide power plant overhauls and reconditioning services for the Afghanistan National Army (ANA).  Vanquish Worldwide is testing, repairing and maintaining mission-critical services on power plants throughout Afghanistan.

“As we restore prime power, Vanquish Worldwide’s goal is not only to ensure the longevity of the machinery, but we want to also ensure and enhance the quality of life of the Afghan Army,” said Eric W. Barton, President and CEO of Vanquish Worldwide. “We are doing our part to help the government of Afghanistan achieve its goal of long-term security and stability by improving living conditions and providing the necessary skills to maintain troop morale and welfare.”

Vanquish Worldwide will provide maintenance support to ANA power plants consisting of Caterpillar and Cummins engines.  These facilities supply essential power-generation services for dining halls, lodging, and medical facilities, including Kandahar Regional Military Hospital.  Work on the power plants is expected to begin February 2012.  Through Vanquish’s regional and local partnerships, the company is able to offer low-cost solutions in the most remote locations.

Vanquish Worldwide provides all administration, security, logistics support and supply chain management necessary to ensure contractual compliance.  A key component to Vanquish Worldwide’s extraordinary success is a certified team of skilled mechanics. Together with their partners, Vanquish Worldwide has successfully provided power plant reconditioning and supply chain management in the Middle East and Afghanistan for over 11 years.

Vanquish Worldwide’s comprehensive DCAA-approved project management systems include Deltek GCS Premier, which is used to provide real time financial information to enable the successful execution of all projects.  The Vanquish Worldwide finance team is well-trained in the administration of cost plus, firm-fixed price, and time and material contract management.

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Vanquish Worldwide is located just outside of Knoxville, TN, with offices in Afghanistan, Uganda, and Iraq.  Since 2007, Vanquish Worldwide has offered logistics, construction, life support, manpower, security, vehicle maintenance, and transportation services.  The company has significant experience working in combat theaters and developing nations as well as other austere environments.  Vanquish Worldwide is a CVE verified service-disabled veteran owned small business (SDVOSB).  For more information on Vanquish Worldwide, please call  (855) 468-2678 or visit http://www.govanquish.com.