|By Business Wire||
|November 21, 2012 02:08 PM EST||
ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) was awarded a contract by the Communications-Electronics Command Life Cycle Management Command (CECOM LCMC) to provide comprehensive software and systems engineering services to CECOM LCMC’s Software Engineering Center (SEC). The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity, multiple-award contract has a ceiling value of $7 billion with a two-year base period of performance, one two-year option, and an additional one-year option.
Under this contract ManTech will provide scientific, systems engineering, and software engineering technical services to support the SEC’s warfighter, enterprise services, and business mission areas. ManTech will provide software engineering services in support of several specific functional areas, including communications, intelligence fusion, avionics, command and control, business applications, financial management, fire support, capability maturity model integration, information assurance, and logistics. The majority of the work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.; however, support may be required in other facilities throughout the United States and worldwide.
ManTech has significant experience providing the tools and resources needed to manage complex processes and teams. The company’s Agile software development processes, CMMI Maturity Level 3 development rating, rapid prototyping capability, and cyber and information assurance toolsets are excellent resources to assist the SEC in meeting their mission requirements.
“ManTech’s use of Agile methodologies has enabled us to increase productivity by as much as 67 percent and cut project costs by 49 percent,” said Louis M. Addeo, president and chief operating officer of ManTech’s Technical Services Group. “We have been able to deliver software to the market 37 percent faster than traditional software development teams. We are honored to provide these and our other capabilities to the SEC in support of the warfighter.”
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 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.
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, task orders 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.