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VERSAR ANNOUNCES RECEIPT OF CONTRACT

 VERSAR ANNOUNCES RECEIPT OF CONTRACT
 SPRINGFIELD, Va., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Versar, Inc.


(AMEX: VSR), announced today that, as part of a team led by Stone and Webster, it has been awarded an environmental support contract from the Federal Regulatory Commission (FERC) which represents the largest contract of its type ever issued by the FERC. The $45 million procurement was awarded to the team comprised of Stone and Webster, CH2MHill, Versar and ERM to support the commission in the re-licensing of 173 hydroelectric plants throughout the country in 1992 and 1993. Versar is one of the principal subcontractors under this procurement.
 Principal program activity will be the preparation of Environmental Assessments (EA) and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) required by the National Policy Act in order for the FERC to renew the licenses of each of the facilities. Versar's major contributions will be in the areas of ecological impact assessment; fisheries assessment, management and mitigation; water quality modeling and assessment; and EA and EIS preparation.
 Ben Rawls, president and CEO of Versar, Inc., said: "We are happy to be a part of the team to carry out this important work for FERC. The Versar team will be managed by our Columbia, Md., office, with support from our countrywide regional offices."
 Versar provides a wide range of scientific and technical services to solve environmental and health and safety problems caused by pollutants, hazardous materials and toxic substances.
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 /CONTACT: Versar Investor Relations, 703-750-3000/ CO: Versar, Inc. ST: Virginia IN: SU: CON


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