Maximus wins $17M deal for Miami-Dade financial systems
Reston, Va., IT company lands contract to provide a PeopleSoft Financial System for the Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department and Miami-Dade County Aviation Department, worth over $17 million over two years and containing five one-year options to renew...
RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 4, 2005-- Maximus has landed a contract to provide a PeopleSoft Financial System for the Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department (WASD) and Miami-Dade County Aviation Department (MDAD), appropriating over $17 million over 24 months. The contract also contains five one-year options to renew.
Miami-Dade County selected Maximus to serve as the prime contractor to provide software, delivery, installation, integration, customization, data conversion, training, documentation, and project management of a new PeopleSoft(R) system for both the WASD and MDAD. The Aviation Department's most important goal is to transition from current, separate divergent financial packages into a robust integrated financial management system. The Water and Sewer Department seeks to efficiently integrate financial information with projects and operational systems and PeopleSoft(R) Customer Information System.
"As one of the largest and most recognized counties in the United States, Miami-Dade County comprises many large, complex, and diverse business practices. These departments present a unique combination of business requirements that Maximus is prepared and enthusiastic to meet," declared Lynn Davenport, CEO of Maximus.
Maximus is a leading government services companies devoted to providing program management, consulting, and information technology services. The company has roughly 5,100 employees in more than 224 offices in the United States, Canada, Australia and England. For the past five years, it has been selected by Forbes Magazine as one of the Best 200 Small Companies in America for that year. And, from 1999-2002, Maximus was selected by Business Week Magazine as one of the 100 Best Hot Growth Small Companies. It's included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P SmallCap 600 Index.