ALEXANDRIA: VSE Corporation, a leading provider of aftermarket distribution and repair services for land, sea and air transportation assets in the public and private sectors, announced a one-time $26.6 million order for COVID-19 related supplies for a United States government customer in conjunction with ongoing efforts to respond to the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus infection.
VSE anticipates weekly shipments to commence soon, with delivery of all supplies completed during the second or third quarter of 2020.
“For more than 60 years, VSE distinguished itself as a trusted strategic partner to the U.S. government, capable of supplying the highest quality equipment, services and expertise crucial to the safety and well-being of our public agencies and military in their time of need,” stated John Cuomo, President and CEO of VSE Corporation.
“In recent weeks, we were called upon to procure COVID-19 related supplies for the federal government as it responds to the threat posed by COVID-19. During what remains a fluid situation, we are ready to provide further support, particularly as we seek to protect those actively engaged in protecting and maintaining our nation’s essential infrastructure and security.”