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Weekly Roundup September 19 – September 23 2016: KBR Becomes Major Govt Services Player & more

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September 19 – September 23 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson KBR’s expansion move into the U.S. and global government services markets became official on Monday when the Houston-based engineering company closed its $300 million purchase of the business known as …

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DRS Wins $339M Army Contract to Build Handheld Joint Targeting System

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DRS Technologies has won a potential five-year, $339.3 million contract from the U.S. Army to support the military service’s Joint Effects Targeting System initiative. The Army Contracting Command received two offers for the firm-fixed-price contract and will determine performance location with each order, the Defense Department said Thursday. DRS is scheduled to …

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DLA Awards Carestream Health Potential $150M Picture Archiving & Comm System Contract

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Carestream Health has been awarded a potential 10-year, $150 million contract by the Defense Logistics Agency to supply picture archiving and communications system products to the four U.S. military branches. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will provide digital imaging network PACS equipment and maintenance support services to the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps as well as federal civilian …

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Former VA Benefits Lead Danny Pummill Joins FCI as COO

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Danny Pummill, former undersecretary for benefits at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has joined Chantilly, Virginia-based government services contractor Femme Comp Inc. as executive vice president and chief operating officer. FCI said Monday Pummill will report to FCI President and CEO John Bronson and oversee the company’s daily operations, performance management, goal alignment and strategic …

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Austal USA Gets $249M Modification to Build Navy’s 11th & 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessels

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The U.S. Navy has awarded Austal USA a $248.9 million contract modification to definitize the procurement of long lead-time materials as well as to commence design and construction of the military branch’s 11th and 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels. The EPF vessels will be built to transport personnel, supplies and equipment for the Navy, …

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VPI Wins $165M Contract to Develop Radiological Detection Tech for Army

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The U.S. Army has awarded VPI Technology Group a potential $165.2 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to help the military branch develop a radiological detection system. Nine bids were submitted to the Army Contracting Command for the contract through an online solicitation, the Defense Department said Monday. VPI will perform work through March 11, 2027 and the service …

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Lockheed to Build KC-130J Tankers for France Under $133M Air Force Contract Modification

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $132.6 million contract modification to provide two KC-130J Super Hercules configured aircraft to France under the foreign military sales program. Lockheed’s aeronautics segment will perform contract work at a company facility in Marietta, Georgia through April 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Air Force …

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DLA Awards SNC Manufacturing $102M Modification for Combat Uniform Coats

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SNC Manufacturing has been awarded a $102.2 million contract modification by the Defense Logistics Agency to supply combat uniform coats to the U.S. Army and Afghanistan. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification exercises the fourth option in a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract and increases the contract’s potential value to $216.8 million. DLA Troop Support will obligate fiscal …

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Lockheed Gets $147M Contract Modification to Update Army’s Close Combat Trainer Systems

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $147.1 million contract modification to complete upgrade work on close combat tactical trainer systems for the U.S. Army. The company will continue to provide engineering, testing, technical management, logistical and materials and equipment support services under the military branch’s the CCTT modernization effort, the Defense Department said Friday. The Army’s program …

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Northrop Awarded $73M to Support Army’s Air & Missile Defense Planning, Control System

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The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $73 million contract to provide tactical support services for the military branch’s air and missile defense planning and control system. Northrop will perform engineering and technical services under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through Sept. 2, 2021, the Defense Department said Friday. The Army Contracting Command will …

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