8/2/2016 - PAR RRC Announces $13.8 Million Federal Agency Contract Award
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y.—August 2, 2016 -- PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Rome Research Corporation (RRC), has been awarded a five-year, $13.8 million contract from the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), to provide Operations & Maintenance Support services at the Robert E. Kamosa Transmitting Station (REKTS) on Tinian and Saipan, in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Under the five-year contract, the Company will transmit Voice of America, Radio Free Asia and other broadcasts, and maintain the REKTS equipment and facilities.
Commenting on the award, Matt Cicchinelli, President of PAR’s Government Business stated, “We are extremely pleased that BBG has selected RRC to continue these important telecommunication services. RRC’s success is only possible through the commitment and expertise of our dedicated employees and we look forward to our continued partnership providing BBG with the highest level of service and support.”
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