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General Dynamics, Universal Technology to Support Air Force Manufacturing, Industrial Tech R&D Program

manufacturing, engineering gears

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business and Universal Technology have won positions on a potential eight-year, $46.6 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force  research and develop manufacturing technology. The Defense Department said Wednesday the two companies will provide R&D services for the Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies program that aims to …

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September 28 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Move Green in PM Trade on Oil Supply Cut Reports


Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index turned positive in mid-afternoon trade Wednesday along with U.S. stocks after reports surfaced that major oil producing countries reached an agreement to limit global supply with more details due in November. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered laggers at a 4-to-1 ratio and eight of its 11 S&P 500 companies …

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Navy Taps 5 Companies for SPAWAR C4I Software Support IDIQ


The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies potential five-year contracts to provide software and system maintenance support for the service branch’s command, control, communications, computers and intelligence systems. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific received 15 proposals for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts, which …

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September 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Lifted By Defense Tech Maker Gains, Fitch Ratings Backs Sector


Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index rebounded Tuesday on gains by defense technology makers as U.S. stocks also rose with jumps by technology and retail shares in conjunction with investor optimism on new consumer confidence data. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered laggers at a 4-to-1 ratio and all 11 of its S&P 500 companies advanced as co-listed stocks represented seven of …

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Former Harris Exec Tony Azar Appointed Health SVP at CACI; Ken Asbury Comments

Tony Azar

Antoine “Tony” Azar, formerly vice president and general manager of civilian and healthcare services at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), has joined CACI International (NYSE: CACI) as senior VP of health. Ken Asbury, CACI’s CEO and an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016, said Tuesday Azar will oversee the expansion of the company’s …

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General Dynamics-Raytheon JV Gets $96M Contract Modification for Air Force Launch & Test Range Support

rocket launch

A joint venture of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a one-year, $95.7 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to perform integrated support work on the service branch’s launch and test range system. The Defense Department said Monday the Air Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center will use fiscal 2017 …

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September 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Rally Halted, Posts Weekly Gain as Energy Weighs on US Stocks


Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index dropped Friday but registered a weekly gain as U.S. stocks took a break from their two-day surge after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged Wednesday. The post-Fed decision rally helped the GCI add 2.57 percent over five days with its S&P 500-listed companies and other large defense platform makers among the drivers of gains as …

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Weekly Roundup September 19 – September 23 2016: KBR Becomes Major Govt Services Player & more


September 19 – September 23 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson KBR’s expansion move into the U.S. and global government services markets became official on Monday when the Houston-based engineering company closed its $300 million purchase of the business known as …

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General Dynamics to Support 2020 Census Questionnaire Assistance Program Under Potential $430M Contract


A business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $430 million contract to help the U.S. Census Bureau build, test and operate a multichannel contact center to support the 2020 Census Questionnaire Assistance program. General Dynamics Information Technology will also provide its Customer Experience Platform as well as train staff …

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Fairfax County Board OKs General Dynamics Plan for Reston, Virginia HQ Site


General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will move to establish a new corporate headquarters on a 21-acre property in Reston, Virginia after the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors approved the aerospace and defense contractor’s development plan. Fairfax County said Thursday that General Dynamics plans to move 175 employees from the current 175,000-square-foot office it leases at Fairview Park in …

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