FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA--(Marketwire - June 6, 2012) - The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs has awarded Stanley Associates, Inc. (Stanley), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CGI Federal Inc. (CGI) (NYSE:GIB) (TSX:GIB.A), a US$24.2 million firm-fixed-price task order with a one-year base and four one-year option periods on its 10-year multiple award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity Global Support Strategy (GSS) for visa support services contract. This is the sixth task order won under the GSS contract.
Under this task order award, the company will launch a GSS program at U.S. embassies and consulates in Poland, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, and Romania. The company will provide business process support services to assist with the processing of non-immigrant and immigrant visa applications, including providing information to applicants about the application process, fee collection, appointment services, and document delivery.
With this award, the company supports visa processing operations in 32 countries across Asia, Asia Pacific, Central America, Eastern Europe, Russia and its Southern Neighbors, and West Africa.
About CGI Federal Inc.
CGI Federal Inc. is a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI Group Inc., dedicated to partnering with federal agencies to provide solutions for defense, civilian, and intelligence missions. Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is one of the largest independent information technology and business process services firms in the world. CGI provides end-to-end services with approximately 31,000 professionals located in offices and centers of excellence in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia Pacific. As at March 31, 2012, CGI's annualized revenue was approximately $4.3 billion and its order backlog was approximately $13.1 billion. CGI shares are listed on the NYSE (GIB) and the TSX (GIB.A) and are included in both the Dow Jones Sustainability Index and the FTSE4Good Index. Website: www.cgi.com/usfederal.
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