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Title: ManTech Awarded $45 Million Task Order by Naval Surface Warfare Center
Post by: MontyB on 27 January 2011, 02:31:49
ManTech Awarded $45 Million Task Order by Naval Surface Warfare Center
Company to provide engineering and technical support for submarine and surface technology programs
FAIRFAX, Va., Jan 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) (www.mantech.com (http://www.mantech.com)), a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs, announced today that the company was awarded a $45 million task order by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Carderock Division, to provide engineering, technical and program management support for submarine and surface ship signature silencing programs. The task order has a four-year period of performance.

ManTech's support under the contract will include the development of systems designed to measure acoustic and non-acoustic signatures; execution of ocean engineering programs, including test and evaluation of new submarine technology; engineering and logistics for mine-vulnerability assessments; environmental assessment and impact evaluations; and assistance in planning and managing ship acoustics-related programs.

The NSWC, Carderock Division, is the Navy's center of excellence for ships and ship systems. For more than 100 years, it has helped preserve and enhance the nation's presence on and under the seas. It is the full-spectrum research and development, test and evaluation, engineering and fleet support organization for the Navy's ships, submarines, military watercraft and unmanned vehicles.

"ManTech has supported our Navy with engineering and technical support for submarine and surface ship signature programs for more than 20 years," said Terry M. Ryan, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Systems Engineering and Advanced Technology group. "Our specialized, in-depth, acoustic experience ensures continued, outstanding support to our NSWC customer and other Navy acoustic test support programs."

About ManTech International Corporation

Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., with more than 10,000 professionals in 40 countries around the world, 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 and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the space community; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and other U.S. federal government customers. ManTech's expertise includes systems engineering, systems integration, enterprise architecture, cyber security, information assurance, intelligence operations and analysis support, network and critical infrastructure protection, information operations and information warfare support, information technology, communications integration, global logistics and supply chain management, and service-oriented architectures. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com (http://www.mantech.com).



SOURCE: ManTech International Corporation

ManTech International Corporation
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