The Dept. of Defense awarded Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. a $36 million medical imaging equipment supply deal.
The 12-month contract with the DoD’s Defense Logistics Agency calls for the Tustin, Calif.-based unit of Toshiba Corp. (TYO:6502) to supply radiology systems, subsystems and components to the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies, according to the Defense Dept.’s website.
The company beat out 43 other bidders for the contract, which runs through Feb 3, 2012, according the DoD.
Last week, X-ray products-maker Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE:VAR) announced a three year, approximately $450 million contract for the company to supply medical imaging subcomponents to Toshiba Medical Systems for integration into diagnostic imaging equipment.