Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL) today announced it has received a contract to provide Information Technology and Information Assurance personnel and services in support of the Naval Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division (NAVEODTECHDIV). The competitively solicited, single-award contract has a value of $21 million over three years, if all options are exercised.
Engility’s work on behalf of NAVEODTECHDIV’s mission will include network engineering and administration, help desk support, data base development and management, software engineering and information assurance.
“We are very proud to have the opportunity to work with the U.S. Navy in support of this national defense mission,” said Tony Smeraglinolo, President and CEO of Engility. “Our highly-skilled professionals are committed to working closely with NAVEODTECHDIV in its mission to support our EOD warfighters.”
He added, “As a new, stand-alone company, this is an important achievement in Engility’s vision to be the best government services provider.”Headquartered in Indian Head, MD, NAVEODTECHDIV develops and provides unique equipment, publications and render-safe procedures for Joint-Service Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) forces operating around the world. EOD is a critical component of the U.S. counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) efforts. About Engility Corporation Engility is a pure-play government services contractor providing highly-skilled personnel wherever, whenever they are needed, in a cost effective manner. Headquartered in Chantilly, Va., Engility is a leading provider of systems engineering services, training, program management, and operational support for the U.S. government with about 8,000 employees worldwide and estimated sales of $1.6 billion for 2012. To learn more about Engility, please visit www.engilitycorp.com. FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) relating to our operations, results of operations and other matters that are based on our current expectations, estimates, assumptions and projections. Words such as “may,” “will,” “should,” “likely,” “anticipates,” “expects,” “intends,” “plans,” “projects,” “believes,” “estimates” and similar expressions are used to identify these forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Forward-looking statements are based upon assumptions as to future events that may not prove to be accurate.