Tarik Reyes Appointed Business Development VP for Northrop’s Integrated AMD Org

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Tarik Reyes Tarik Reyes, a group director at Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) information systems sector, has been promoted to vice president of business development for the organization’s integrated air and missile defense division. The appointment takes effect immediately and he will oversee pipeline development, customer engagement and growth strategies for IAMD product offerings in his...

Army Taps 17 Firms for Army Research Lab/JIEDDO Challenge IDIQ

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The U.S. Army has selected 17 companies to participate in the initial task order for the Culvert Denial Challenge program, which is run by the Army Research Laboratory and Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. The Defense Department said Tuesday that the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is worth up to $49.5 million through September 2019. Work will encompass the...

Sankara Viswanathan Takes SVP, CIO Roles at Day & Zimmermann

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Sankara Viswanathan, most recently vice president of information technology applications and business integration at Day & Zimmerman, has been appointed as the company’s senior VP and chief information officer. The 12-year company veteran succeeds Anthony Bosco, who elevated to president of the company’s professional staffing services and workforce solutions business, D&Z said Tuesday. “My...

Lynne Seitz Named TCS Safety & Security Group SVP, GM; Richard Young Comments

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Lynne Seitz, formerly vice president of TeleCommunication Systems‘ (NASDAQ: TSYS) location products business unit, has been promoted to senior VP and general manager of the company’s safety and security group. The 17-year telecommunications industry veteran most recently led TCS’ mobile positioning, infrastructure, satellite reference and location request routing services, the...

CAE Healthcare Wins DLA Medical Simulation Product Contract

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CAE Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: CAE) has won a $28.5 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to deliver medical simulation products and accessories to U.S. military service branches. The fixed-price contract contains a five-year base period of performance, the Defense Department said Monday. Sarasota, Florida-based CAE Healthcare will provide the products and accessories to Army, Navy,...

SAIC Lands $424M Defense Logistics Agency Maintenance, Operations Contract

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Science Application International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a $423.8 million contract with the Defense Logistics Agency to provide maintenance, repair and operations services to the U.S. military. The contract contains a two-year base period and two 18-month options, the Defense Department said Monday. The Fairfield, New Jersey-based company will perform the services for the U.S. Army, Navy,...

Gregory Young Returns to ENSCO as Interim President, CEO; Paul Broome Comments

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Gregory Young Gregory Young, who departed ENSCO in early 2014 after he served as president and CEO, has returned to the company as acting president and CEO. He succeeds Thomas Burns, who has resigned for health reasons, ENSCO said Tuesday. “Our search for the right candidate has begun, and we look forward to having that person in place as soon as possible,” said Paul Broome, executive...

Joseph Battaglia: Telephonics Support to FAA Terminal Upgrade Program to Bring More Opportunities

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Joseph Battaglia A Griffon (NYSE: GFF) subsidiary has received a $23 million contract from the Federal Aviation Administration to provide its Common Terminal Digitizer system as an upgrade to the agency’s Airport Surveillance Radar-8. As part of FAA’s Terminal Automation Modernization Replacement program, Telephonics‘ CTD system will digitize radar signals from ASR-8 and air traffic...

Boeing, SpaceX Win NASA Commercial Space Transportation Contracts

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Elon Musk’s startup firm SpaceX have both won contracts to transport U.S. astronauts to and from the International Space Station for NASA. Charles Bolden, NASA administrator, said in a press conference Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center that the contracts are worth up to $6.8 billion combined, with up to $4.2 billion for Boeing and $2.6 billion for SpaceX. Boeing will...

Jeff Ondris Named Constellation West Federal Civilian Affairs VP; Lisa Wolford Comments

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Jeff Ondris, formerly eastern region director at Constellation West, has been named vice president of the company’s federal civilian affairs work. He will be responsible for Constellation West’s business and pipeline development, strategic planning and account management functions, the company said Tuesday. “Since joining Constellation West over a year ago, Jeff has been instrumental...