David E. Steitz
Headquarters, Washington
Brandi Dean
Johnson Space Center, Houston
July 23, 2009
RELEASE : C09-34
NASA Awards Process Improvement and Project Services Contract
HOUSTON -- NASA's Johnson Space Center has selected Mathematical Research Inc. of Houston to provide process improvement and project services for its engineering directorate. The maximum contract value is $30 million.

Mathematical Research Inc., or MRI, will assist the engineering director by developing strategies for improving processes inside the directorate. The company also will assist in development and provide organization for project data throughout the life cycle of directorate projects. MRI will provide project management support and identify business practices and process management improvements. The work will primarily take place at Johnson.

The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee task orders began July 15. It will last three years, with one option to extend it an additional two years.

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