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Health Services Contractor DLH Buys Danya for $38.75M in Federal Market Push

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Atlanta-based healthcare and medical logistics contractor DLH Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: DLHC) has purchased health information technology and program management services provider Danya for $38.75 million cash-and-stock in a push to expand both business’ federal market footprints. DLH said Tuesday the deal value includes $36.25 million in cash from its existing balance, a term loan and revolving line of …

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DMEA Picks 8 Firms for $7B Follow-On Advanced Tech Engineering Services IDIQ

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The Defense Microelectronics Activity has awarded positions on a potential $7.2 billion contract vehicle to eight companies to support the agency’s work on new technology insertions and applications for military systems. Contractors will bid for individual task orders over a 10-year ordering period to engineer components for the Defense Department to address operational issues with electronics’ hardware and software …

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Potomac Officers Club Adds Douglas Wiltsie to Army-DoD Forum

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TYSONS CORNER, VA., March 30, 2016 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — announced that Douglas Wiltse, Executive Director, System of Systems Engineering and Integration Directorate of U.S. Army, has been added to the current lineup of speakers for the 2016 Army-DoD Forum. The Forum will be …

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William LaPlante to Leave USAF Acquisition Lead Post, Rejoin Mitre

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William LaPlante will step down as assistant secretary for acquisition at the U.S. Air Force after three years of civilian service in the branch and transition to a senior role at Mitre, the military branch announced Thursday. The Air Force added the Defense Department will reappoint LaPlante to the Defense Science Board to advise …

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Booz Allen to Support DoD’s Threat Mitigation Program for $937M

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Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been awarded a potential $937 million contract to help the Defense Department identify and manage global threats to the U.S. The General Services Administration said Thursday that Booz Allen will provide professional services for DoD’s Global Threat Mitigation Program, which a coalition of joint …

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Ball Aerospace Promotes Steve Smith to Systems Engineering Solutions VP, GM; Robert Strain Comments

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Steve Smith, director of systems engineering solutions at Ball Aerospace & Technologies, has been promoted to vice president and general manager of the company’s SES business unit. He succeeds the retiring Dan Gibson and will oversee the unit’s contract performance and operations across the country, Ball Aerospace said Friday. Robert Strain, …

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Raytheon Wins $700M Space Defense Warning System Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a potential $700 million contract to support a technology infrastructure that works to analyze and deliver early warning for U.S. space threats. Raytheon’s technical services business will help sustain the Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment system for the North American Aerospace Defense …

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Jonathan Woodson is Named to the Wash100 for Leadership in Military Healthcare Policy

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 4, 2015 – Jonathan Woodson, defense assistant secretary for health affairs, has been selected to the 2015 list of Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in military healthcare policy. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected …

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Orlando Carvalho: Lockheed, DoD Close to Finalizing F-35 Batch 8 Deal

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the Defense Department could settle on their negotiations for the eight batch of F-35 fighters in the coming days or weeks, Reuters reported Wednesday. Andrea Shalal writes the contract is worth an estimated more than $4 billion for the company to manufacture 43 F-35s. “We …

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PwC, General Dynamics, DSS, Medsphere Team to Compete for Defense EHR Contract; Scott McIntyre Comments

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PwC will lead a consortium comprised of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology unit, as well as electronic health system vendors DSS and Medsphere to compete for a contract to build the U.S. Defense Department‘s future electronic health records system. PwC said Friday that the team will offer an open architecture EHR platform to the military …

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