Press release from Business Wire
Tetra Tech Awarded $270 Million Ceiling Missile Defense Agency Support Contract
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Tetra Tech Awarded $270 Million Ceiling Missile Defense Agency Support Contract09:00 EDT Wednesday, August 18, 2010 PASADENA, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that it has been awarded a contract to provide advisory and assistance services to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), a research, development, and acquisition agency within the U.S. Department of Defense. Three firms each received $270 million ceiling, five-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contracts. Under this Missile Defense Agency Engineering and Support Services (MiDAESS) contract, work will be performed in Huntsville, Alabama, and other MDA locations primarily in the United States. Tetra Tech has supported MDA as a prime contractor since 1998. About the Missile Defense Agency (www.mda.mil) The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is a research, development, and acquisition agency within the U.S. Department of Defense. Its mission is to develop, test, and field an integrated, layered, ballistic missile defense system to defend the United States, its deployed forces, allies, and friends against all ranges of enemy ballistic missiles in all phases of flight. About Tetra Tech (www.tetratech.com) Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, program management, construction, and technical services addressing the resource management and infrastructure markets. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, the environment, and energy. With approximately 10,000 employees worldwide, Tetra Tech's capabilities span the entire project life cycle. Any statements made in this release that are not based on historical fact are forward-looking statements.Any forward-looking statements made in this release represent management's best judgment as to what may occur in the future.However, Tetra Tech's actual outcome and results are not guaranteed and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions ("Future Factors"), and may differ materially from what is expressed.For a description of Future Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such forward-looking statements, see the discussion under the section "Risk Factors" included in the Company's Form 10-K and 10-Q filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.