Contracting / cyber

FAIRFAX, Va., June 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has awarded ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) a contract to provide systems operation, sustainment, and support services for the Navy Ship Maintenance and Logistics Information Systems (SMLIS) program. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a 6-month period of performance and an additional 6-month option period with a potential value to ManTech of $39.6 million.

Under the contract, ManTech will continue to provide information technology life cycle planning, operations and sustainment, documentation, program management, application technical refresh, testing, training, and deployment.

"The Navy is at the forefront in the science of ship maintenance, including the innovative use of information technology to manage logistics processes," said Daniel J. Keefe, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission Solutions & Services Group. "We are pleased to continue providing enterprise solutions for NAVSEA's comprehensive ship maintenance and logistics programs."