FAIRFAX, Va., July 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Department of Justice's Civil Division has awarded ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) a contract to provide IT support, strategic planning, and training services to end users of its wide ranging systems. The Department of Justice Civil Division ensures that the federal government speaks with one voice in its view of the law and preserves the intent of Congress. The time and materials (T&M) contract has a value of $16 million, which includes a base period and 4 option years. ManTech will support the Civil Division's systems with a responsive 24/7 service desk, software development, training, and administration to ensure that end users are able to access information where and when they need it the most. "ManTech has a long history of providing successful support to the Department of Justice," said L. William Varner, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission, Cyber & Intelligence Solutions Group. "We look forward to supporting the Civil Division's critical systems and delivering the next generation enterprise IT system and services." About ManTech International Corporation ManTech is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy, and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the health and space communities; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 50 federal agencies through approximately 1,000 current contracts. ManTech's expertise includes command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions and services; cyber security; global logistics support; information technology (IT modernization and sustainment; intelligence/counter-intelligence solutions and support; systems engineering; test and evaluation; environmental, range and sustainability services; and healthcare analytics and IT. ManTech supports major national missions, such as military readiness and wellness, 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 the results we anticipate include, but are not limited to, the following: failure to obtain option awards, task orders, or funding under contracts; failure to realize the full amount of our backlog; renegotiation, modification, or termination of our contracts; or failure to perform in conformity with contract terms or our expectations. These and other risk factors are more fully discussed in the section entitled "Risks Factors" in ManTech's Annual Report on Form 10-K, and, from time to time, in ManTech's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.