ICE Picks 9 Firms for Program Mgmt, Acquisition Support BPA

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Nine companies will compete to provide program management, business support and acquisition management services to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency under a five-year blanket purchase agreement. ICE received 68 bids for the Business and Program Solutions for Law Enforcement vehicle as the agency seeks to acquire services in support of the mission to enforce federal laws that govern border...

DynCorp Wins $85M for Navy Trainer Plane Maintenance, Logistics

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DynCorp International has won a one-year, $83,373,932 contract to help the U.S. Navy perform depot-level maintenance and logistics work on close to 400 trainer planes for the chief of naval air training. The Air Force received five proposals for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, requirements contract through a competitive procurment conducted via an electronic request for proposals,...

Aerojet Rocketdyne to Build Thruster, Power Systems for US 2020 Mars Rover

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Aerojet Rocketdyne has been awarded contracts from NASA and the U.S. Energy Department to develop thruster propulsion and electrical power systems for a rover that is slated to launch in 2020. The contract with NASA calls for the company to produce 16 thrusters that are similar to the ones used to put NASA’s Curiosity rover down on the red planet in 2012, Aerojet Rocketdyne said Friday. NASA...

DLA Issues 5-Month, $58M Maintenance IDIQ to SAIC

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The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a five-month, $58 million contract to Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) for continued maintenance, repair and operations services. SAIC will perform work in New Jersey through March 2015 under the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, prime vendor contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Federal civilian agencies,...

NGA Taps 5 Firms for GEOINT Tools Development Project

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The U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded contracts to five companies to develop methods and tools for analyzing multiple layers of geographic-based intelligence data. NGA received 73 proposals for a competition designed to bolster the agency’s Map of the World GEOINT infrastructure, the agency said Oct. 10. Boeing (NYSE: BA) will work to develop a workflow system intended...

Three Wire Systems to Continue Air Force Data Hosting, Maintenance Program

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The Air Force has renewed a contract with Three Wire Systems for the company to continue maintenance and hosting work on a system the branch uses to store data on readiness services. Three Wire Systems said Wednesday that it will continue work to migrate the Air Force’s Family Integrated Results and Statistical Tracking system to an Xtendable V system from Xtendable IV and also be responsible...

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Adds NextGen Engineering, Analytical Contract

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has won a 38-month, $23 million contract that covers work with the Transportation Department and Federal Aviation Administration to implement the NextGen air traffic control system at airports. The company will perform engineering and analytical support work under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, which includes both new and recompeted services, Engility...

Kent Holiday: ATK Books $204M in Military Ammo Orders During August and September

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ATK (NYSE: ATK) has won contracts worth $203.7 million combined to produce nonstandard ammunition systems for the U.S. Army and foreign military partners. The company said Monday it booked the military weapon orders during the past two months through basic ordering agreements and indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts. “We are honored to support our Army customer in every facet of...

Information Systems Worldwide Corp. to Research Open Source Methods for Air Force

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Information Systems Worldwide Corp. has won a three-year, $9,780,495 contract to help the U.S. Air Force research ways to extract features from open source information available in platforms such as mobile devices and applications. The Air Force received 38 offers for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract and will obligate $579,000 in fiscal year 2014 research and development funds at the time of award,...

NASA Awards 56 Contracts Under Potential $20B Govt-Wide IT Products, Services IDIQ

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NASA has awarded 56 contracts under a potential 10-year, $20 billion vehicle that covers information technology products and services for the space agency’s centers and other federal agencies. The agency said Wednesday that the Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement V program includes a five-year base period for work between Nov. 1 and Oct. 31, 2019, as well as a five-year option to...