The IT Group Announces Award of $14 Million Design/Build Contract for The National Park Service

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from The IT Group, Inc.

    PITTSBURGH, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The IT Group, Inc. (NYSE:   ITX)
 announced today it has been awarded a $14 million contract by the National
 Park Service to design and build a 15-acre maintenance and warehouse facility
 near the south rim of the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona.  The project will
 include five separate facilities in a campus-like setting as well as
 associated site, road, utility and other infrastructure work.  Work is
 scheduled to be completed in the spring of 2003.
     Enzo M. Zoratto, president of Government Services for The IT Group, said,
 "The award of this contract further demonstrates our diversification and
 capabilities in the design/build infrastructure market.  We look forward to
 providing the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior a
 high-quality facility in this environmentally sensitive area."
 
     The IT Group, Inc. is a leading provider of consulting, facility
 management, water, engineering & construction and remediation services
 addressing the infrastructure needs of both private and public sector clients.
 Additional information about The IT Group can be found on the Internet at
 www.theitgroup.com .  The IT Group's common stock and depositary shares are
 traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols ITX and ITXpr,
 respectively.
 
     Statements regarding the intentions, beliefs, expectations or predictions
 of The IT Group and its management, including, but not limited to, those
 statements denoted by the words "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "should"
 and similar expressions (including "confidence") are forward-looking
 statements that reflect the current views of The IT Group and its management
 about future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and
 assumptions.  Actual results could differ materially from those projected in
 such forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including,
 but not limited to, competition and pricing pressures, bidding opportunities
 and success, project results, weather, funding of backlog and industry-wide
 factors.
 
 

SOURCE The IT Group, Inc.
    PITTSBURGH, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The IT Group, Inc. (NYSE:   ITX)
 announced today it has been awarded a $14 million contract by the National
 Park Service to design and build a 15-acre maintenance and warehouse facility
 near the south rim of the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona.  The project will
 include five separate facilities in a campus-like setting as well as
 associated site, road, utility and other infrastructure work.  Work is
 scheduled to be completed in the spring of 2003.
     Enzo M. Zoratto, president of Government Services for The IT Group, said,
 "The award of this contract further demonstrates our diversification and
 capabilities in the design/build infrastructure market.  We look forward to
 providing the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior a
 high-quality facility in this environmentally sensitive area."
 
     The IT Group, Inc. is a leading provider of consulting, facility
 management, water, engineering & construction and remediation services
 addressing the infrastructure needs of both private and public sector clients.
 Additional information about The IT Group can be found on the Internet at
 www.theitgroup.com .  The IT Group's common stock and depositary shares are
 traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols ITX and ITXpr,
 respectively.
 
     Statements regarding the intentions, beliefs, expectations or predictions
 of The IT Group and its management, including, but not limited to, those
 statements denoted by the words "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "should"
 and similar expressions (including "confidence") are forward-looking
 statements that reflect the current views of The IT Group and its management
 about future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and
 assumptions.  Actual results could differ materially from those projected in
 such forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including,
 but not limited to, competition and pricing pressures, bidding opportunities
 and success, project results, weather, funding of backlog and industry-wide
 factors.
 
 SOURCE  The IT Group, Inc.