Eight companies won the right to compete for individual orders of a $2.4 billion Enterprise Training Service Contract (ETSC) by the U.S. Army Contracting Command - Orlando (ACC-ORL), in concert with the Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). The orders will be to provide and manage training and training assistance for military and civilian related subjects in contingency operations; provide planning and support for Army, joint, and security cooperation exercises; and perform operations and maintenance sustainment functions for training aids, devices and ranges.

The eight companies include the Lukos-VATC  (Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting, Inc.) )JV III LLC,* joint venture, Calhoun International, Applied Training Solutions; Engineering & Computer Simulations (ECS); Trideum Corp., Pulau Corp., Raytheon Company, and PAE National Security Solutions .