The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ: MANT) a contract to provide program management and technical support to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, Non Intrusive Inspection (NII) Division. The firm-fixed-price contract has a one-year period of performance plus four option years and has a value of more than $9 million if all options are exercised.
The Office of Field Operations is the largest component within the CBP and secures the U.S. border at ports of entry, while expediting trade and travel. ManTech has provided three years of program management, technical support, and subject matter expert services to CBP field personnel across NII’s systems life cycle.
“We are pleased to continue protecting the nation’s borders and facilitating the transition of advanced technologies,” said Terry M. Ryan, president and chief operating officer of ManTech’s Emerging Markets Group. “This award is a testament of our trusted level of service and dedication to national security.”
About ManTech International CorporationManTech 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; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 60 federal agencies through approximately 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. Forward-Looking Information 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 affecting federal government spending, changing mission priorities or other factors; failure to obtain option awards, or funding under the contract; risk of contract renegotiation, performance, modification or termination; competition; failure to maintain strong relationships with other contractors; and risks associated with complex U.S. government procurement laws. 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.