Leidos Arm to Install Defense Fuel Software at DoD Sites; Mary Craft Comments

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A Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) subsidiary has won a potential $37 million contract with the Defense Logistics Agency to install a defense fuel software in several Defense Department facilities worldwide. Varec will provide installation, repair and training services for BSM-E and eConvergence hardware and software, Leidos said Monday. The contract contains a seven-month base period and four one-year options. “Varec’s...

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,...

Mark Escobar: SAIC to Help Manage Supply Chain, Logistics at Navy Fleet Readiness Hubs

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential 10-year, $240 million contract to provide supply chain management and logistics services to the U.S. Navy‘s fleet readiness centers. The FRCs work to maintain and repair naval aircraft, as well as build airframes, engines, components and support equipment for the Naval Aviation Enterprise, SAIC said Monday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...

Boeing Awarded $293M DLA Aircraft Support Contract; Julie Praiss Comments

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The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a potential 10-year, \$293 million contract to Boeing (NYSE: BA) to provide components and support for 11 types of military aircraft. Boeing will supply aircraft parts and related ground support equipment for the AH-64, AV-8, B-1, B-52, C-17, CH-47, E-3, E-6, F-15, F/A-18, KC-135 platforms, the company said Wednesday. Julie Praiss, vice president of tactical...

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,...

Gene Colabatistto: CAE to Integrate Defense, Healthcare Tech in Training System for USAF Reserves

Gene Colabatistto CAE (NYSE: CAE) will provide its Aeromedical Evacuation Training System to the U.S. Air Force Reserve Command under a new contract to support ADS as part of the Defense Logistics Agency‘s tailored logistics support program. CAE said Monday the system includes a C-130 fuselage trainer equipped with CAE Healthcare’s iStan robotic technology, which simulates the cardiovascular,...

Bill Angrick: Liquidity Services Builds DLA Ties with 2-Year Surplus Mgmt Contract

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Liquidity Services looked to build on its decade-long relationship with the Defense Logistics Agency with a new two-year contract to provide surplus management for its disposition services division. Bill Angrick, chairman and CEO of Liquidity Services, said Wednesday the company has processed and sold more than 240 million usable surplus assets for the Pentagon. “(This) deep experience… will enable...

Greg Owens: IronPlanet to Help Pentagon Sell Surplus Machinery

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IronPlanet has been awarded a six-year contract to sell the U.S. Defense Department‘s surplus trucks and heavy equipment through the company’s online marketplace. The contract was awarded by the Defense Logistics Agency and covers the sale of surplus military assets such as trucks, trailers, wheel loaders, cranes, generators and crawler tractors, IronPlanet said Monday. “We have already...

Defense Department Seeks Proposals for New Retiree Pay System

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The Defense Department wants to replace its legacy retiree pay system with an off-the-shelf application for the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Nextgov reported Tuesday. Bob Brewin writes the Defense Logistics Agency has issued a request for proposals in search of vendors to develop a new Defense Retiree and Annuitant Pay System. Brewin reports that DLA wants interested companies to meet Business...