SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES) announced today that it will provide nuclear engineering services to Vigil Enterprises, Inc, an 8A New Mexico based small business that has been awarded an IDIQ Architecture and Engineering contract from Los Alamos National Security, LLC.

"Our Engineering and Technology division continues to deliver a variety of services and solutions to our customers," said Steve Creamer, CEO and Chairman of EnergySolutions. "In teaming with Vigil Enterprises we will be able to provide Design, Engineering, and Construction support services in support of the Department of Energy at the Los Alamos, New Mexico site. We are very excited to work with the Vigil Enterprises, Inc Team and continue to support the mission of LANL."

The EnergySolutions and Vigil Enterprises team were among 41 firms that competed for this contract. The subcontracts, which run five years, call for the companies to provide design engineering capabilities to Los Alamos National Security, LLC. Work on the project will begin FY2010.

EnergySolutions offers customers a full range of integrated services and solutions, including nuclear operations, characterization, decommissioning, decontamination, site closure, transportation, nuclear materials management, processing, recycling, and disposition of nuclear waste, and research and engineering services across the nuclear fuel cycle.

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