Navy Awards 5 Spots on Operations, Maintenance Services Contract

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The U.S. Navy has awarded positions on a potential $40,716,029 contract to five companies for support services on operations and maintenance projects. The Defense Department said Thursday will provide professional, technical and administrative support services to the deputy chief of naval operations. A majority of the work will occur in Virginia and the rest will take place in Tennessee through Dec....

Washington Headquarters Services Awards $300M Professional Support IDIQ to 8 Firms

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Eight companies have won positions on a $300 million contract for work to help the Washington Headquarters Services carry out research and development programs. Contractors will bid on each task order upon issue to provide professional and executive-level mission services, technical support and study projects to WHS, the Pentagon said Thursday. Work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...

John Fratamico: Leidos to Help Army R&D Aviation, Missile Platforms

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John Fratamico Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a $37 million contract with the U.S. Army to provide engineering and technical program services for aviation and missile research efforts. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract contains a one-year base period of performance and Leidos will perform work within and outside the U.S., Leidos said Thursday. John Fratamico, Leidos group...

Nine Firms to Vie for State Dept’s Architecture, Engineering IDIQ

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The State Department has released a shortlist of companies that seek to provide architecture and engineering services for U.S. operations worldwide. The nine companies will proceed to the evaluations stage after they submit additional information to the department’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations, the State Department said Monday. Up to five contractors will be selected to help...

John Fratamico: Leidos to Develop Threat Warning Systems for US Air Force

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a six-year, $49 million contract to develop threat warning and countermeasure technologies for the U.S. Air Force. The company will also test the infrared countermeasure response and integrated warning system against missile, laser and hostile fire threats, Leidos said Thursday. John Fratamico, a Leidos group president, said the company will build the countermeasure...

Navy Taps 4 Firms for $97M R&D IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has awarded positions on a potential two-year, $96,945,000 contract for research and development services to Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), CENTRA Technology, ManTech SRS Technologies (NASDAQ: MANT) and Schafer Corp. Awardees will provide technical, programmatic, financial and administrative services for several Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency programs, the Defense Department...

Air Force Awards 9 Spots on $800M Advisory Services IDIQ

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Nine companies have won positions $800 million contract to jointly advise and assist the U.S. Strategic Command in the organization’s mission areas. Awardees will perform work at Offutt Air Force Base inNebraska through Nov. 30, 2019 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. The Air Force received 11 offers for the Systems and Mission...

Raytheon, DRS Subsidiary Win $28M Contract for Army Tech Integration Program

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and a subsidiary of DRS Technologies will support the U.S. Army‘s Horizontal Technology Integration Second Generation Forward Looking Infrared program under a $28 million contract. The Defense Department said Thursday that Raytheon and DRS Network and Imaging Systems will provide manufacturing, program and configuration management, test and logistics, quality assurance...

Orbital Sciences to Operate NASA Balloon Program Facilities

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Orbital Sciences Corp. (NYSE: ORB) has won a potential $186.3 million contract to operate NASA‘s balloon program. Orbital Sciences will perform the work at the Goddard Space Flight Center and three other facilities in Virginia, New Mexico and Texas, NASA said Thursday. The task is schedule to take place between Feb. 1, 2015, and Sept. 30, 2016, under a basic core contract worth $64.9...

Raytheon to Build Griffin Missiles for US Air Force

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been contracted to build Griffin missiles and provide related support services to the U.S. Air Force under a project worth nearly $85.5 million. The company is set to complete the delivery of Griffin A and B Block II/III missiles and test equipment to the Air Force by Oct. 30, 2017, Raytheon said Friday. The Griffin multiplatform weapon works to engage targets through GPS...