NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it was awarded a $158.3 million competitive contract for fielding and logistics services in support of Program Executive Office (PEO) Soldier, subordinate PEO Soldier offices, and other associated Department of Defense organizations with related missions. The period of performance includes a base year and two option years, as well as transition activities.
PEO Soldier subordinate offices include Project Manager, Soldier Protection and Individual Equipment (PM SPIE); Project Manager, Soldier Sensors and Lasers (PM SSL); and Project Manager, Soldier Warrior (PM SWAR). The contract may also be used by test organizations, such as Army Test and Evaluation Command (ATEC); U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) and subordinate schools and organizations; Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology and subordinate organizations; the Department of the Army Staff; and other PEO offices and subordinate Project Managers.
"NCI is delighted to have been awarded the PEO Soldier Fielding and Logistics Support Services contract. This award enables NCI to continue serving this customer by providing innovative and responsive support in dynamic environments across the globe. Whether responding to troop surges, complex acquisition and logistic requirements, or the infusion of advanced technology, NCI has and will continue to provide logistics support that is fully integrated and synchronized with PEO Soldier’s mission and the Soldier as a System (SaaS) concept to meet the war-fighting needs of America’s Soldiers. This award further reinforces NCI’s reputation in providing customers with mission-critical support, particularly in the area of logistics," said NCI's President, Brian Clark.
About NCI, Inc.:NCI is a leading provider of IT and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies. NCI’s award-winning expertise encompasses areas critical to its customers’ mission objectives, including enterprise systems management; network engineering; cybersecurity and information assurance; software development and systems engineering; program management, acquisition, and lifecycle support; engineering and logistics; health IT and informatics; and training and simulation. The company is a member of the S&P Small Cap 600 index. Headquartered in Reston, VA, NCI has approximately 2,300 employees at more than 100 locations worldwide. For more information, visit our website at www.nciinc.com, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Forward-Looking Statement: Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute “forward-looking” statements that NCI, Inc. 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. Such forward-looking statements are subject to factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated results. These factors include but are not limited to: the failure of the Government to allot funds to NCI to complete performance of the contract; the risk of contract performance; government contract procurement (such as bid protest) and termination risks; competitive factors such as pricing pressures and/or competition to hire and retain employees; and material changes in laws or regulations applicable to the company's businesses. For a discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties, please refer to the section titled “Risk Factors” in the NCI, Inc. Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the period ended December 31, 2011. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this news release and NCI, Inc. 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.