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Former Virgin Galactic President Steve Isakowitz Appointed President of Aerospace Corp.

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Steve Isakowitz, formerly Virgin Galactic president, will join The Aerospace Corporation as its new president on Aug. 1 and assume the added role of CEO when current CEO Wanda Austin retires in October. Aerospace said Tuesday the board of trustees and its selection committee, led by former U.S. Air Force Secretary Michael Donley, elected Isakowitz as part of …

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HII Names Michael Lempke VP of Newport News Shipbuilding’s Energy Programs

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Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has named Michael Lempke, previous Systems, Planning and Analysis vice president of integrated strategic decision support, as vice president of the Newport News Shipbuilding division’s energy programs. Lempke will succeed Pete Diakun, who will retire at the end of 2016, and oversee the shipyard’s energy programs strategy, HII said …

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CenturyLink Joins DOE’s Better Buildings Challenge as Program Partner

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has entered into a partnership with the Energy Department to cut back the company’s energy consumption across its data centers in support of the Better Buildings Challenge, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday it will work to support efforts to reduce energy …

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Report: NNSA’s Follow-on $3B Sandia Labs Support Program Draws 15 Firms, 4 Universities

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Fifteen companies and four universities have shown interest in pursuing a potential 10-year, $2.9 billion contract for management services at the National Nuclear Security Administration‘s Sandia National Laboratories, the Albuquerque Journal reported May 18. Michael Coleman writes that Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) subsidiary Sandia Corp.‘s current SNL support contract with NNSA is scheduled to expire April 2017. …

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Battelle, Boeing, University Partners Seek NNSA Deal to Manage Sandia Labs

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 26, 2016 — Battelle and Boeing (NYSE: BA) have teamed with the Texas A&M University System, the University of Texas System and the University of New Mexico in a joint bid to manage the Energy Department‘s Sandia National Laboratories, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Battelle said Tuesday DOE’s National Nuclear …

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Weekly Roundup May 16 – May 20 2016: The Private Sector’s Role in Fed Workforce Support & more

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May 16 – May 20 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The future of the federal government and contractor workforces is our focus here as we look at a pair of new initiatives announced this week that aim to help build …

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Battelle to Continue as Pacific Northwest National Lab Operator

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 17, 2016 — Battelle has received a five-year contract extension from the Energy Department to continue to operate the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Tri-City Herald reported Friday that the extension beyond September 2017 works to support continuity of operations at the lab in Richland, Washington. DOE and …

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Blank Rome Names Former DOE Execs Spencer Abraham, Joseph McMonigle as Principals

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Spencer Abraham, former Energy secretary, and Joseph McMonigle, former vice chairman of the International Energy Agency, have joined Blank Rome Government Relations as principals. The Pennsylvania-based law firm said Monday Abraham and McMonigle’s new roles entail client assistance across a variety of areas including policy and political law, energy, energy financial services, maritime …

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Lockheed-Run Sandia Lab to Oversee DOE SunShot Initiative Regional Test Centers

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 6, 2016 — Sandia National Laboratories will continue to manage Energy Department regional test centers for the SunShot Initiative through another three years under a contract renewal awarded to Sandia Corp., ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The RTCs work to evaluate the performance, economic viability and reliability of solar photovoltaic …

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DOE Exercises $750M Option to Extend Fluor-Led Team’s Portsmouth Plant Decommissioning Work

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The Energy Department has exercised a contract option valued at $750 million to extend decontamination and decommissioning work at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Ohio to be performed by a Fluor-led (NYSE: FLR) team. Fluor said Thursday the Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth partnership will employ the help of subcontractors CH2M, Pro2Serve, Innovative Solutions and Wastren Advantage …

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