Posted by: africanpressorganization | 7 October 2009

CIBER Wins $14 Million Security Contract With New International Port, Misurata Free Zone, Libya


CIBER Wins $14 Million Security Contract With New International Port, Misurata Free Zone, Libya


GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — CIBER Federal, a division of CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), won a $14.1 million contract with the Misurata Free Zone to design and install a comprehensive security system for Phase 1 of this new facility.




The Misurata Free Zone, located in Libya, provides the north coast of Africa with a central hub for industrial, service and commercial activities. This 13.6-square-mile facility features a port for the trans-shipment of goods across the Mediterranean.


“We are delighted to extend our services into this region,” said Marcia Kim, CIBER Federal President. “CIBER offers premier port and physical security systems and this new opportunity places CIBER on the global map when it comes to the design and delivery of these systems.”


CIBER’s contract is to provide a port security program that delivers command and control capabilities for the access control, land/water systems and port ingress/egress systems to be installed as part of the project. CIBER will design, install and maintain this comprehensive security system. This 18-month project will deliver state-of-the-art security to the Zone as it prepares to become a major nucleus for trade activities in the region.


“CIBER provided the most technically inclusive solution at the best price,” said Omer M. Smaida, senior engineer for the Misurata Free Zone. “Their spirit of partnership and willingness to work with us through this year-long procurement process were major factors in their selection. In addition, the completion of this project will represent a major milestone in diversifying Libya’s economy.”


This contract was executed by Dr. Muftah Azzoz, Chairman, and Thomas W. Carter, Jr., Vice President of Contracts, for the Misurata Free Zone.


About CIBER, Inc.

CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR) is a pure-play international IT outsourcing and software implementation and integration consultancy with superior value-priced services and reliable delivery for both private and government sector clients. CIBER’s services are offered globally on a project- or strategic-staffing basis, in both custom and enterprise resource planning (ERP) package environments, and across all technology platforms, operating systems and infrastructures. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colo., CIBER now serves client businesses from over 40 U.S. offices, 25 European offices and seven offices in Asia/Pacific. Operating in 18 countries, with more than 8,500 employees and annual revenue of $1.1 billion, CIBER and its IT specialists continuously build and upgrade clients’ systems to “competitive advantage status.” CIBER is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index. CIBER, the Reliable Global IT Services Partner.


CIBER Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements

Statements contained in this release may constitute “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, as discussed in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. CIBER undertakes neither intention nor obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements. CIBER and the CIBER logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of CIBER, Inc. Copyright© 2009.





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