National Aeronauticsand SoaceAdm_n_strahon
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center Houston,Texas77058 AC713 483-5111
December 18, 1978 2 p.m. CST
JSC NEGOTIATES WITH MCKINSEY FOR STUDY CONTRACT
The NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, has selected McKinsey
and Company of Dallas for negotiations leading to award of a contract
for study of alternate organizational patterns for Space Transportation
and alternatives in the transition from STS development and flight
testing to mature operations with an eye toward reducing costs per
Under terms of the anticipated firm fixed-price contract,
McKinsey will conduct the studies at JSC and in its Dallas facility.
The contract will have an estimated value of $500,000.
Maryland; Coopers and Lybrand, Houston; Cresap, McCormick and Paget,
Washington, D.C.; Kelly Enterprises, Seattle, Washington; and Arthur D.
Little, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts.