HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 13, 2013) - Atlantis Systems Corp. (NEX:AIQ.H) ("Atlantis"), a globally recognized training integrator in the military and commercial market, today announced that they have been successful in teaming with Calian Technologies Ltd. ("Calian") for the Department of National Defence Air Technician Training Renewal ("ATTR") Program.
The ATTR program involves updates and modernization of training materials for the Air Force Technician trade and will be delivered at CFB Borden, Ontario. Atlantis will provide professional services to support the development of eLearning assets and courseware as a sub-contractor to Calian. The base two-year prime contract is estimated to be in excess of $4M with the potential for two, one year extensions. Atlantis expects to see the initial tasks being prepared in the next few months.
"We are thrilled to launch this relationship with a company such as Calian and are pleased they have chosen Atlantis as a partner, knowing we consistently deliver the highest quality work," said Ken Howard, CEO of Atlantis Systems Corp. "We look forward to working together on this very important contract."
About Atlantis Systems Corp.
Atlantis Systems Corp. (NEX:AIQ.H) uses its core capabilities in simulation-aided design and engineering and e-learning, combined with various technology tools, to help customers in military and commercial markets to ensure the feasibility, capability, and effective utilization of their complex assets. In more than 30 years of operation, Atlantis has developed a solid reputation for its creative workforce and innovative solutions in supporting global OEM customers and defence organizations. To learn more, please visit the Company's web site at www.atlantissc.com.
About Calian Technologies Ltd.
Calian employs over 2,400 people with offices and projects that span Canada, U.S. and international markets. The company's capabilities include the provision of business and technology services to industry and government in the health, operations and maintenance, IT services and training domains as well as the design, manufacturing and maintenance of complex systems to the communications and defence sectors. Our goal is to be the best company to work for, buy from and invest in.
The Business and Technology Services (BTS) Division is headquartered in Ottawa. This division augments customer workforces with flexible short and long-term placements of individuals and teams, provides access to critical recruiting capabilities and delivers outsourcing services for a variety of technical and professional functions. Our strength lies in understanding clients' needs, recruiting highly qualified personnel who understand and meet those needs, and then effectively managing those personnel within our customers' framework. Calian's Systems Engineering Division (SED) plans, designs and implements complex communication systems for many of the world's space agencies and leading satellite manufacturers and operators. SED also provides contract manufacturing services for both private sector and military customers in North America.
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