Military Sealift payroll support deal granted to Unisys
- By William Welsh
- Sep 28, 2005
The Navy's Military Sealift Command has awarded a four-year, $5.3 million contract to Unisys Corp. to provide applications support for systems used by the Sealift Logistics Command-Atlantic, the company has announced.
Under the contract, Unisys of Blue Bell, Pa., will provide maintenance and enhancements for the Unified Civilian-Mariner Payroll System and three other systems.
In the process, Unisys will maintain the archive data for the primary application, the Unified Civilian-Mariner Payroll System, in an accessible format, allowing impromptu reporting and retroactive pay changes for the Military Sealift Command civilian mariners.
The other systems Unisys will support are the Department Heads Afloat Management System, the Custody Material Receipt System, and the Ships' Historical Ports and Dates and Mariner Service History.
The Military Sealift Command provides strategic sealift and ocean transportation for all military forces overseas. William Welsh is the deputy editor of
Government Computer News' sister publication, Washington Technology
William Welsh is a freelance writer covering IT and defense technology.