DRS to Restructure, Relocate Corporate Functions; William Lynn Comments

DRS Technologies announced it is restructuring into three operations groups and will enter a proxy agreement with the Defense Security Service. DRS, a Finmeccanica subsidiary, said the agreement will allow DRS and its subsidiaries to compete for classified contracts and access classified information as a unified entity. DRS will also consolidate its corporate functions from Parsippany, N.J. and Rockville,...

DRS Wins Potential $44M Contract for Navy SPAWAR Equipment, Engineering

DRS Defense Solutions has been awarded an $8.3 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract in support of the U.S. Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, S.C. The contract includes options which could bring its cumulative value to an estimated $44 million. DRS will provide equipment, engineering and technical support services in support of...

DRS Added to $362M SOCOM Enterprise IT IDIQ; Mitchell Rambler Comments

Mitch Rambler, DRS Defense Solutions DRS Defense Solutions‘ technical services business unit has been added to a 2 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity enterprise IT contract with the U.S. Special Operations Command. The company anticipates the total contract period of performance to be five years with firm-fixed-price and cost-plus fixed-fee line items. DRS is one of seven...

DRS to Provide System to Train Joint Forces in Counter Unmanned Aircraft Exercises

DRS Defense Solutions has won a fleet and industrial supply contract to provide its sentry unmanned air system to support U.S. Joint Forces in counter-UAS training at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. DRS will provide contractor-owned and contractor-operated live-fly services for mission exercises. “We are very pleased to have an opportunity to support the JUAS’s role to provide service training programs...

DRS Wins Order on $2.2B DISA IDIQ to Provide Satellite Services to U.S. Forces in Kosovo

DRS Defense Solutions‘ technical services business unit has received a Defense Information Systems Agency task order to provide satellite transmission services in support of U.S. Forces operations in Kosovo. The order is under the DSTS-G contract, which has supported Balkan region operations for 10 years with a full range of global fixed satellite bandwidth, earth terminals and related satellite-based...