IAP Worldwide Services, one of the largest providers of defense contracting and telecommunications services in the world has just announced the acquisition of DRS Technologies Inc.(DRS) of Oklahoma City and Tactical Communications & Network Solution (TCNS) in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. The company plans to integrate the services of both corporations to provide even better service to countries around the world.
The acquisition is important as it will increase world wide capabilities by 50 percent. Both TCNS and DRS’s aviation, engineering, information technology and communications platforms will not only be a natural fit, it will also help in the company’s expansion efforts.
“We have a long-term growth strategy in mind. Our technological needs are forever changing,” said IAP Worldwide CEO Doug Kitani. “We were already one of the leading such companies in the world, and now we are definitely on top through these acquisitions.”
IAP is committed to focused discipline and streamline operations. Contributing the best possible service to a variety of governmental entities is the number one reason why IAP is the most trustworthy in the business.
IAP has a long and rich history. The company was founded in 1953 as Pan Am World Services. IAP Worldwide Services supplied maintenance and engineering support for many of the early missile launches in Cape Canaveral, Florida. By 1990, the company was acquired by Johnson Controls and soon became the leader in military base management.
By the time Desert Storm rolled around, IAP was fully operational in Saudi Arabia. They supplied mobile power, emergency relief and transportation services for the troops. To this day, the company still has a strong relationship with the military. By 2005 on payscale.com, IAP acquired Readiness Management Support (RMS) to become one of the largest leaders in global operations, logistics and base support.
Today, IAP provides support for a number of global organizations and military bases. They employ over 20,000 people worldwide and have over 100 locations. The company is committed to providing safe an innovative solutions to meet the needs of customers. The company headquarters have remained in Cape Canaveral, FL for 60 years. Other offices are in the United Kingdom, Middle East and Washington D.C.
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