CenturyLink Wins Fort Stewart, Ga., Army Base Contract
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) recently won a contract renewal worth $2.1 million over the next five years to provide telecommunications services to the U.S. Army base at Fort Stewart, Ga.
The contract is for one year with four one-year options. The award decision was based on CenturyLink’s past performance, technical solution and total cost.
CenturyLink will continue to provide Internet, data services, local telephone exchange and other telecommunications products and services to support Fort Stewart’s operations and soldiers, including the U.S. Army’s 3rd Infantry Division. Fort Stewart covers 280,000 acres, including Hunter Army Airfield and parts of five different counties in southeast Georgia.
“CenturyLink is honored to have won a renewed agreement with Fort Stewart that means we will continue to supply telecommunications, data and Internet services to the soldiers and operations at the largest Army installation east of the Mississippi River,” said Diana Gowen, CenturyLink senior vice president and general manager, who oversees solutions for federal, state and local government customers.