GeoNorth Awarded Long-Term Federal Government ContractAnchorage, Alaska - GeoNorth, LLC, an Information Technology solutions provider headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, has just been awarded a long-term contract with the federal agency Indian Health Service (IHS).
IHS's Office of Environmental Health and Engineering (OEHE) located in Rockville, Maryland, has required a contractor to provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements to existing data systems. Services are to be delivered by GeoNorth through an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) Task Order contract. The OEHE maintains a variety of data systems used to conduct routine operations and manage the program work of five divisions, including:
- Division of Environmental Health Services (DEHS)
- Division of Sanitation Facilities Construction (DSFC)
- Division of Facilities Operations (DFO)
- Division of Facilities Planning and Construction (DFPC)
- Division of Engineering Services (DES)
The GeoNorth team assigned to this contract is headed by Mr. Stan Halfacre, Project Management Professional as certified by the Project Management Institute. GeoNorth has an extensive background in all of the technologies required by IHS, including Adobe ColdFusion, Fusebox, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Access, Adobe RoboHelp, and ESRI's ArcGIS/ArcInfo. GeoNorth also has decades of hands-on experience with other leading technologies such as .NET programming, Java, Drupal CMS, Flex, PowerBuilder, Sharepoint, Ruby on Rails, PHP, Oracle, Google Maps and Earth, and many others.
"Having worked extensively with IHS on other contracts for over a decade now, GeoNorth looks forward to furthering the valued relationship we've built with the agency over the years", says Brian Minster, GeoNorth President. "With the proven track record we have been able to establish, this award speaks directly to our ability to not only perform at the highest level, but to provide total client satisfaction in the process".
Established in mid-1994, GeoNorth, with a second office location in Portland, Oregon, specializes in state-of-the-art IT solutions for GIS (Geographic Information Systems), Database Management, and Enterprise Web Design and Development applications, servicing clients throughout the United States and abroad. The constant pursuit of continuous improvement is part of the organization's commitment to their clients, their employees, their communities, and the economy. Please visit us at www.geonorth.com <http://www.geonorth.com> , or search GeoNorth on Facebook.
Posted: April 28, 2010
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