Elkridge, MD. April 4, 2008. -- Global performance improvement solutions provider General Physics Corporation (GP), a subsidiary of GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX), has been awarded a contract by the Tri-County Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) in Omaha, Nebraska, to provide a range of Homeland Security services.
Under this contract, GP will provide program management, strategic planning, hazard and vulnerability assessments, training, as well as plan, develop, conduct, and report the results of Homeland Security exercises over an 11-month period. GP will also assist the UASI in creating performance measures, including clarifying new goals and objectives using risk assessment and strategy updates; documenting contributions that helped achieve prior goals and objectives; documenting benefits received from the investment in each project; and performing a gap analysis to determine Tri-County Omaha UASI needs.
According to Craig Seger, Senior Vice President for GP’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management business unit, “GP is honored to provide this level of support to the residents of the Omaha region. Our Homeland Security and Emergency Management team brings a wealth of planning, training, assessment, and exercise experience to aid them in their efforts to increase preparedness for any hazard facing the region.”
General Physics Corporation , the principal operating subsidiary of GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX), is a global provider of sales and technical training, e-learning solutions, management consulting, and engineering services. GP’s solutions improve the effectiveness of organizations by delivering innovative and superior training, consulting, and business improvement services customized to meet the specific needs of its clients. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, manufacturing, process and energy industries, and other commercial and government customers. Additional information may be found about General Physics Corporation at www.gpworldwide.com.
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Scott N. Greenberg
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer