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KBR-Triple Canopy JV Wins $118M Contract for Army Security Services in Kuwait, Vectrus Shares Plummet on Loss


A joint venture of KBR (NYSE: KBR) and Triple Canopy has won a one-year, $117.8 million contract that includes separately-funded option periods to operate a U.S. Army base in Kuwait and provide security support services for the military branch’s area support group in the country. KBR-Triple Canopy LLC will perform work through Sept. 29, 2017, the Defense Department …

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PAE-Parsons JV to Extend Joint Military Guam Base Support Under Potential $492M Contract


A joint venture of PAE and Parsons will continue to support U.S. Navy operations at the Joint Region Marianas installation in Guam under a potential $492 million contract. The Navy received eight proposals through an online-based competitive procurement and re-awarded the contract to DZSP 21 after the service branch took corrective action in response to …

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SAIC Wins Potential $383M Navy Contract for MK 48 Torpedo Components

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential four-year, $383.1 million contract to produce MK 48 Mod 7 heavyweight torpedo components for the U.S. Navy. The Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through a competitive procurement process with two proposals received, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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AECOM Promotes Mgmt Services Lead Randy Wotring, Elevates John Vollmer to Segment President


Randy Wotring, former president of the management services segment at AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has been appointed to a newly-created role of president of technical and operational services in a move that takes effect immediately. AECOM said Thursday that transition will also see John Vollmer, previously executive vice president and chief operating officer for management services, …

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Reports: White House OKs Sale of Boeing, Lockheed Fighter Jets to Qatar, Kuwait & Bahrain


The White House has approved the requests of Kuwait and Qatar to buy up to 76 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) F-15 and F/A- 18E/F Super Hornet aircraft worth approximately $7 billion, Reuters reported Wednesday. Andrea Shalal writes the U.S. government also cleared the sale of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-16 aircraft to Bahrain under a …

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Serco’s North American Arm Wins $86M DLA Chemical Mgmt Contract

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Serco Group’s North American subsidiary has won an $86 million contract to provide chemical management services to the Defense Logistics Agency. Serco Inc. will perform work in Virginia, North Carolina, Florida and California through Sept. 27, 2021, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The contract contains a one-year base period of performance …

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DIA Taps Colsa for $103M Missile & Space Intell Center Support Contract

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Colsa has won a potential five-year, $103 million contract from the Defense Intelligence Agency for scientific computing and analytical technical services to DIA’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center in Huntsville, Alabama. The company will help the agency manage MSIC analytical network, model and simulate computationally-intensive computer system operations and maintain high-performance computing hardware and software, …

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Assured Enterprises Names DoD, GovCon Vet Joe Kelly Federal Sector Operations VP

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Joe Kelly, a 25-year Defense Department and 15-year government contracting veteran, has joined cybersecurity services company Assured Enterprises as vice president of federal sector operations. Assured said Tuesday Kelly formerly served as acting chief information officer for the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board — an independent agency within the executive branch that works …

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AM General to Supply Afghanistan With More Humvees for $109M


AM General has received a $108.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to deliver an additional 433 Humvees to Afghanistan under a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Tuesday it expects the company to finish work under the modification by Sept. 29, 2017. DoD added the full obligated amount at the time of …

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Northrop Receives $350M in Triton UAV, Spares Production Funds From Navy


Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured $350 million in contract funds to produce MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicles, control stations and interim spares for the U.S. Navy. The company will work on three lot 1 low-rate initial production MQ-4C UAVs, main and forward operation control stations, tooling and training courseware under a $255.3 million modification …

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