ManTech wins Navy silencing contract

FAIRFAX, Va., 10 January 2005. ManTech International Corp. announced today that it has been awarded a $51.3 million contract to provide engineering and technical support services for the Submarine and Surface Ship Signature Silencing Program at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division.

FAIRFAX, Va., 10 January 2005. ManTech International Corp. announced today that it has been awarded a contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to provide engineering and technical support services for the Submarine and Surface Ship Signature Silencing Program at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division (NSWCCD). The five-year contract has a total potential value of $51.3 million.

Under the competitively awarded task order through NAVSEA's streamlined SeaPort Enhanced Multiple Award Contract, ManTech will provide technical and logistic support for submarine and surface ship signature measurement trials. This includes data collection, testing, analysis, operations, maintenance, logistics, and repair services. Work will be performed at NSWCCD Bremerton Detachment and ManTech facilities in Bremerton, Wash.

"We have more than 30 years experience supporting and developing superior stealth technologies through signature control and silencing for submarine and surface ships," said Kenneth J. Farquhar, president of ManTech Systems Engineering Corp. "Our engineers and scientists provide the Naval Surface Warfare Center with critical acoustic support, which greatly reduces the vulnerability of Navy vessels to mines, torpedoes and other dangers."

ManTech Systems Engineering Corp. is an independently assessed SW-CMM Level 3 company. Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., ManTech International Corp. is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, the Department of State, the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. federal government customers.

ManTech's expertise includes technology and software development, enterprise security architecture, information assurance, intelligence operations support, network and critical infrastructure protection, information technology, communications integration and engineering support.

The company supports the advanced telecommunications systems that are used in Operation Iraqi Freedom and in other parts of the world; provides the physical and cyber security to protect U.S. embassies all over the world; has developed a secure, collaborative communications system for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; and is helping the Department of Justice's U.S. Marshall Service deploy a common, office automation system. For more information see www.mantech.com.

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