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Accenture Gets $54M Modification on Army Financial ERP System Support Contract

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Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received a $53.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to extend its operations and maintenance services for the military branch’s web-based financial and asset management platform. The Defense Department said Monday that Accenture’s federal services business will perform work in Arlington, Virginia through Sept. 30, 2016. Accenture built and implemented the …

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Raytheon to Update Kuwait’s Patriot System Fire Units Under $523M FMS Contract

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has acquired a $523 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army to modernize six Patriot air and missile defense fire units for Kuwait. Services will be conducted in sites across Alabama, Massachusetts and California as well as in Norway, Italy, Greece, Canada and the U.K., the Defense Department said …

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Lockheed Services Unit Lands Potential $733M Army Sensor & Data Support Task Order

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The services segment of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) slated to merge into Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a potential three-year, $733 million task order to help the U.S. Army manage, operate and maintain sensor equipment and platforms used to collect data. Lockheed said Tuesday the order includes one base year with two one-year …

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BAE’s US Arm Awarded $75M Army Geospatial Intell Services IDIQ

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The U.S. Army‘s Intelligence and Security Command has selected BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary to perform geospatial intelligence technical and analytical services under a potential five-year, $75 million contract. BAE Systems Inc. will work with INSCOM to distribute geospatial data and create intelligence products for the command’s in-theater GEOINT divisions and military intelligence brigade, the subsidiary said Tuesday. …

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IBM Vet Jennifer Chronis Joins Amazon Web Services to Lead DoD Business

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Jennifer Chronis, a former vice president in IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) federal business and 15-year “Big Blue” veteran, has joined cloud computing services contractor Amazon Web Services as general manager for the Defense Department market, AWS has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Chronis will oversee accounts related to the four U.S. service branches and all DoD organizations …

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Oshkosh Promotes John Bryant to Corporate SVP, President of Defense Business Segment

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John Bryant, senior vice president of defense programs at Oshkosh‘s (NYSE: OSK) defense business segment, has been promoted to corporate senior vice president and president of Oshkosh Defense. The company said Monday Bryant’s responsibilities will cover tactical wheeled vehicle programs, product development, manufacturing, operations, vehicle lifecycle sustainment and aftermarket services. Wilson Jones, …

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N2 Imaging Systems Secures $81M Army Contract for Sniper Weapon Sights

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Irvine, California-based company N2 Imaging Systems has landed an $81 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army for the engineering, manufacturing, development and production of the Family of Weapons Sights – Sniper thermal sight system. The Defense Department said Friday the Army will use the clip-on thermal weapon sight to help snipers …

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Weekly Roundup May 30 – June 3 2016: FirstNet Contract Award Countdown Begins & more

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May 30 – June 3 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The time has come and gone for industry to throw their hats into the ring in pursuit of the contract to help construct the future nationwide broadband network for …

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Retired Army Gen. John Campbell Joins BAE US Arm’s Board of Directors

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John Campbell, a retired U.S. Army general and former commander of U.S. forces and the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan, has been appointed to the board of directors of BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary. He will serve a three-year term on the BAE Systems Inc. board, the company said Wednesday. “General Campbell brings extensive leadership and operations …

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Bert Ravelo, Wells Barlow Join AITC Executive Mgmt Team; Gabriel Ruiz Comments

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Advanced IT Concepts has enlisted Bert Ravelo and Wells Barlow to join its executive management team in support of the company’s expansion efforts. Ravelo has been appointed as chief operations officer while Barlow will serve as a senior program manager for the company, AITC said April 27. Gabriel Ruiz, AITC president and CEO, …

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