ManTech Awarded DHS Contract to Continue Providing Information Technology Services in Support of the SAFETY Act
FAIRFAX, Va., Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
The Department of Homeland Security has awarded ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) a contract valued at $5.9 million to provide a wide range of information technology services that support the congressionally mandated Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technology Act of 2002 (SAFETY Act); a program that provides legal liability protections for providers of anti-terrorism products and services. The award has a base period of performance of one year and three option years.
ManTech has supported DHS since the inception of the SAFETY Act and will continue to provide systems engineering, engineering, regulatory compliance, testing, as well as development and business process management support to DHS's Office of Science and Technology.
"We are proud to continue supporting DHS' mission to administer the SAFETY Act," said L. William Varner, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission, Cyber and Technology Solutions Group. "ManTech has been a long time partner with DHS and looks forward to continuing our support for this important program."
About ManTech International Corporation
ManTech is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy, and Justice including the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the space community; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 60 federal agencies through 1,000 current contracts. ManTech's expertise includes command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) lifecycle support, cyber security, global logistics support, intelligence/counter-intelligence support, information technology modernization and sustainment, systems engineering, and test and evaluation. ManTech supports major national missions such as military readiness, terrorist threat detection, information security, and border protection. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute "forward-looking" statements that ManTech believes to be within the definition in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside of our control. These forward-looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties, and actual results and outcomes may differ materially from the results and outcomes we anticipate. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those we anticipate include, but are not limited to, adverse changes in future levels of expenditures for programs we support caused by budgetary pressures facing the federal government; the failure to obtain option awards or funding under the contract; the failure to maintain strong relationships with other contractors; risk of contract performance, modification, or termination; and risks associated with complex U.S. government procurement laws and regulations. These and other risk factors are more fully discussed in the section entitled "Risks Factors" in ManTech's Annual Report on Form 10-K, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Feb. 25, 2011, and from time to time in ManTech's other filings. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this press release, and ManTech undertakes no obligation to publicly update any of the forward-looking statements made herein, whether as a result of new information, subsequent events or circumstances, changes in expectations or otherwise.
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