Andrew Bryden: SRA Int’l Introduces New Brand Identity

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Andrew Bryden SRA International has moved to clarify its identity and highlight the company’s effort to fulfill customer demands by introducing a new brand identity. Andrew Bryden, vice president of communications and public affairs at SRA, told GovCon Wire Friday that the company unveiled a new logo and tagline to capture its identity. “SRA has invested significant time and resources over the...

Brendan Bechtel Named Bechtel Group President, COO; Bill Dudley Comments

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Brendan Bechtel – president of Bechtel‘s oil, gas and chemicals business and son of Board Chairman Riley Bechtel – has been promoted to group president and chief operating officer, effective Aug. 1. The younger Bechtel will report to Chief Executive Officer Bill Dudley and serve as a member of the board of directors, the company said Thursday. “Brendan has proven himself as...

DHS Awards XTec $103M for Identity Mgmt Tools; Albert Fernandez Comments

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Identity management tools provider XTec has received a 10-year, $102.8 million contract from the Department of Homeland Security to support its Homeland Security Presidential Directive-12 and Federal Identity, Credential and Access Management programs. The company will provide its Enterprise AuthentX 5 Suite to manage access to DHS resources and applications for 250,000 access cardholders together...

Michele Lohmeier: Raytheon to Continue Producing Excalibur Projectiles for the Army

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been given permission by the U.S. Army to start full-rate production work on the company’s Excalibur cannon artillery rounds. The company has also won a $52 million contract to continue building Excalibur shells for the military branch, Raytheon said Thursday. According to Raytheon, the guided munition has the Army’s type classification-standard certification for...

Brendan Hannigan: IBM Adds Security Software Firm CrossIdeas to ID Mgmt Portfolio

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IBM (NYSE: IBM) has completed its acquisition of security software provider CrossIdeas, a move that IBM Security Systems General Manager Brendan Hannigan said expands his company’s identity and access management product portfolio. “IBM can now provide enterprises with enhanced governance capabilities and transparency into risk from the factory floor to the board room,” he said...

BAE to Purchase Analytics Tech Developer Signal Innovations Group; DeEtte Gray Comments

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BAE Systems has agreed to acquire imaging and analytics technology provider Signal Innovations Group in a move to offer integrated products in the defense and intelligence markets. DeEtte Gray, president of BAE’s intelligence and security business, said Thursday the companies aim to help organizations analyze critical data for strategic and tactical use. “Together, we also have the potential...

Bruce Caswell to Lead Both Health, Human Services at MAXIMUS; Richard Montoni Comments

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Bruce Caswell Bruce Caswell, president of the MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS) health services segment, has been appointed president of the company as Richard Montoni focuses on his responsibilities as CEO and board member. As company president beginning October, Caswell will lead both the health services and human services segments, MAXIMUS said Thursday. “I look forward to continuing to team with Bruce...

AECOM Buys Hunt Construction Group; Michael Burke, Daniel McQuade Comment

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Michael Burke AECOM Technology Corp. (NYSE:ACM) has moved to grow its construction services business with the acquisition of Hunt Construction Group for an undisclosed amount. Daniel McQuade, AECOM’s chief executive for construction services, said Tuesday the company that will integrate Hunt Construction’s sports, healthcare and aviation portfolios into AECOM’s construction services for commercial...

Stan Highsmith to Lead Fulcrum’s Navy/Combatant Command Division; Jeff Handy Comments

Stan Highsmith, former deputy program executive officer for special programs of the U.S. Special Operations Command, has been appointed senior vice president for Fulcrum‘s Navy and combatant command division. The company said Monday Highsmith has spent more than three decades delivering IT and support services, cyber solutions and intelligence analysis for both government and industry. He...

Bill Angrick: Liquidity Services Builds DLA Ties with 2-Year Surplus Mgmt Contract

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Liquidity Services looked to build on its decade-long relationship with the Defense Logistics Agency with a new two-year contract to provide surplus management for its disposition services division. Bill Angrick, chairman and CEO of Liquidity Services, said Wednesday the company has processed and sold more than 240 million usable surplus assets for the Pentagon. “(This) deep experience… will enable...