Versar, Inc. (NYSE Amex: VSR) announced today that it has been awarded a $13.4 million task order for continued construction management and quality assurance operations in Afghanistan. This task order will allow Versar to continue to provide engineering support, construction management and quality assurance operations in Afghanistan through September 2011 for the Air Force Center for Engineering and the Environment (AFCEE). Versar has been providing construction management and quality assurance work for AFCEE in Afghanistan since 2006.
Tony Otten, CEO of Versar, Inc., said, “This important contract extension clearly demonstrates the confidence our Government has in the many services Versar provides. We are privileged to continue our construction management and quality assurance support for reconstruction in Afghanistan.”
VERSAR, INC., headquartered in Springfield, VA, is a publicly held global project management company providing sustainable solutions to government and commercial clients in construction management, environmental services, munitions response, telecommunications and energy. VERSAR operates a number of web sites, including the corporate Web sites, www.versar.com, www.homelanddefense.com, www.geomet.com; www.viap.com; www.dtaps.com; www.adventenv.com, and www.ppsgb.com.
This press release contains forward-looking information. The forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements may be significantly impacted by certain risks and uncertainties described herein and in Versar’s Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the year ended June 25, 2010, as updated from time to time in the Company’s periodic filings. The forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and Versar does not undertake to update its forward-looking statements.