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Baker–Sabre JV Awarded DHS EAGLE II Enterprise-Wide IT Contract

The Baker-Sabre JV (composed of Michael Baker Jr., Inc., a subsidiary of Michael Baker International as the Managing Partner and Sabre Systems) announced today that it has been awarded a prime contract for the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II). The term of the multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is a five-year base period with a two-year option period. The contract award may expand the JV’s position in the Enterprise-Wide Information Technology market.

Baker-Sabre received a prime contract award in the Unrestricted Track of Functional Category 1 (FC1) - Service Delivery. The purpose of FC1 is to provide a full range of services and products in support of developing, implementing and maintaining technology to support DHS’ mission and business functions across the entire lifecycle of a program.

Under EAGLE II, Baker-Sabre may offer a wide range of solutions and services for the various components of DHS. These solutions include system design, development, implementation and integration; software design and development; and operations and maintenance solutions, processes and procedures.

Baker’s David Greenwood, P.E., D.WRE, vice president, Federal, U.S. Department of Homeland Security market lead, said, “This new work under DHS' EAGLE II contract compliments our robust Infrastructure & Engineering solutions, builds on our longstanding relationship with Sabre Systems, Inc., and expands our services across DHS.”

Baker President and Chief Executive Officer Kurt Bergman, added, “Securing national interests at home or abroad is a key tenant of Baker International, and this contract allows us to demonstrate the broad range of capabilities we bring to DHS. Since the formation of DHS, we have been privileged to support the agency's mission-critical programs and we look forward to continuing our strong commitment.”

“Sabre Systems, Inc. has provided IT solutions to the federal government for 25 years,” stated Fred Kuster, vice president of Sabre Systems, Inc., Cyber Solutions division. “We are proud to support DHS in its mission of safeguarding the homeland through secure and innovative technology solutions. Our partnership with Baker is solid and we look forward to working together in providing solutions and services that support the vital needs of DHS under this contract.”

About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International, LLC (Baker International), is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services which includes planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management, and full life cycle support services as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. Baker provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. With more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue, Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in over 90 offices located across the U.S. and internationally. To learn more about Michael Baker International visit: www.mbakerintl.com.

About Sabre Systems, Inc.
Sabre Systems, Inc. provides integrated technology solutions to U.S. defense and civilian agencies, commercial and international clients. Our solutions strategy is focused on analytics, autonomous systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR), critical infrastructure protection and cyber. These solutions are built upon the strength of our technical competencies in engineering, information technology, software development, program management support and logistics. Founded in 1989, the company’s headquarters is located in Warrington, Pa., and maintains offices and locations throughout the U.S. Sabre is appraised at Level 3 for both Services and Development of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. For more information, visit: www.sabresystems.com.

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