FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command–Aberdeen Proving Ground has awarded ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) a task order to provide command, control, and communications system field software engineering support to the Army's Software Engineering Center. The cost-plus-fixed-fee task order was awarded under the Software and Systems Engineering Services contract and has a 12-month base period of performance and one 12-month option period, with a potential total value to ManTech of $89.4 million.
Under the contract, ManTech will continue to provide worldwide garrison, exercise, and combat operations support to the users of strategic and tactical command, control, and communications systems. ManTech will also provide field support for logistics management systems and training support for overseas mission command training centers.
"Command, control, and communications systems play a critical role in the successful execution of the Army's mission," said Daniel J. Keefe, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission Solutions & Services Group. "ManTech is pleased to be selected, once again, to provide software and systems engineering expertise in support of this important effort."
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 (FBI); the health and space communities; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 50 federal agencies through approximately 1,000 current contracts. ManTech's expertise includes cyber security; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions and services; information technology (IT) modernization and sustainment; intelligence/counter-intelligence solutions and support; systems engineering; healthcare analytics and IT; global logistics support; test and evaluation; and environmental, range, and sustainability services. ManTech supports major national missions, such as military readiness and wellness, 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 the results we anticipate include, but are not limited to, the following: failure to obtain option awards, task orders, or funding under contracts; renegotiation, modification, or termination of our contracts; failure to perform in conformity with contract terms or our expectations; or failure to realize the full amount of our backlog. These and other risk factors are more fully discussed in the section entitled "Risks Factors" in ManTech's Annual Report on Form 10-K, and, from time to time, in ManTech's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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