Versar, Inc (NYSE Amex: VSR) announced that it is a member of the Parsons Brinckerhoff winning team; one of several teams awarded the Commonwealth of Virginia Emergency Services Contract. The mission of the Emergency Services Contract is to support the citizens of the Commonwealth with equipment, goods and services in response to natural or manmade disasters or a terrorist event. The contract allows the Parsons Brinckerhoff team to provide support to local and county municipalities and educational systems under a local or state declaration of emergency. The contract consists of a three-year base ordering period with three one-year options. Work can be performed throughout Virginia.
Tony Otten, CEO of Versar, Inc., said “We are very pleased to support Parsons Brinckerhoff and the citizens of Virginia on this important contract. Versar’s experience in rapid mobilization of resources coupled with our locations throughout the state and unique capabilities resident in our National Security Group should benefit the Commonwealth and the needs of its citizenry following an emergency or disaster. The Emergency Services Contract clearly supports our ongoing strategy of supporting local and state governments in their homeland security mission.
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.