ManTech Awarded $45 Million to Support U.S. Army's Distributed Common Ground System - Army (DCGS-A)
ManTech Awarded $45 Million to Support U.S. Army's Distributed Common Ground System - Army (DCGS-A) Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR)
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ManTech International Corporation (NAS: MANT) was awarded a task order under its Strategic Services Sourcing (S3) prime contract to continue providing ISR engineering, logistics, and business operations support services to the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Life Cycle Management Command for DCGS-A . The award is valued at $45 million, with a one year base period and one additional option year.
Under the task order ManTech will continue providing engineering, logistics, and business operations support for the incorporation of ISR capabilities into DCGS-A. This support includes integration, test, fielding, software, systems engineering and architectural support for the DCGS-A objective architecture to insure that all data modifications to the fusion brain and DCGS-A Standard Cloud are successful.
"ISR is an important component of DCGS-A, providing invaluable information to the battlefield commander," said Louis M. Addeo, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Technical Services Group. "ManTech provides the full spectrum of information technology support to DoD programs, and we will leverage that capability to help the DCGS-A program exploit ISR opportunities in the battle space."
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 Department of Defense, including its health organizations; the departments of State, Homeland Security, Energy and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); 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 (IT) modernization and sustainment; systems engineering; test and evaluation; and health IT. 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 U.S. government spending levels for programs we support due to budgetary constraints, changing mission priorities or other factors; government contract procurement (such as a bid protest) risks; the failure to obtain option awards or funding under the contract; risk of contract renegotiation, performance, modification, or termination; and competition. 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. 24, 2012, 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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