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Lynn Dugle: Engility to Help Train Marines With Live, Virtual & Simulation Platforms

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 26, 2016 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will provide training and advisory support to the U.S. Marine Corps under a two-year, $16 million task order from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Friday it will help the service branch train Marines on newly fielded command-and-control systems …

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Huntington Ingalls Gets $242M Engineering Support Contract for Navy Amphibious Warships


Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a potential $242 million contract to provide life-cycle engineering and related services for the U.S. Navy’s LPD 17-class amphibious transport dock ships. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract covers systems integration, class material readiness, ship alteration installation, design services, obsolescent management, logistics and training support, data management and …

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Raytheon to Develop Humvee-Based Anti-Drone Lasers; Bill Hart Comments

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will work with the Office of Naval Research to build a vehicle-based laser weapon system to target drones and other low-flying adversarial assets. Bill Hart, vice president of space systems at Raytheon, said Wednesday the laser will be based on planar waveguide technology and have a compact design for use on mobile platforms. …

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EMCOR to Replace Military Base HVAC Systems; Robert Lake Comments


An EMCOR Group subsidiary (NYSE: EME) has been awarded a set of four contracts to repair and replace heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems at three military bases. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest contracted EMCOR Services Mesa Energy Systems to refresh systems at 64 buildings located in San Diego County, …

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Neustar Names IT Industry, Marines Vet Jonathan Coombes CISO

Neustar Inc. has appointed 25-year information technology veteran Jonathan Coombes chief information security officer, Neustar announced Thursday. Coombes will report to Alex Tulchinsky, Neustar senior vice president for infrastructure and operations, and be based in Sterling, Va. Tulchinsky said Coombes will help the company develop processes and standards for protecting confidential data …

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Harris Wins Potential $49M Navy Radio IDIQ

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a potential $49 million U.S. Navy indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for land mobile radios, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. Harris will provide portable, mobile and base station radios and associated accessories for the Marine Corps‘ enterprise land mobile radio network. Harris will receive funded delivery orders based on the …

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Marines Order More Excalibur From Raytheon

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received an urgent order from the U.S. Marine Corps for 1,037 155 mm Excalibur extended range, precision-guided artillery projectiles to be used in Afghanistan. The company said implementing the Excalibur into the regiment combat teams has allowed the Marines to provide responsive precision artillery fires in their operational …

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DRS Wins $37M on $84M IDIQ for Army, Marine Decontamination Systems

DRS Technologies has received $36.9 million in follow-on delivery orders from the U.S. Army‘s Research, Development and Engineering Command. The orders were placed under a five-year $84 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with the Joint Program Executive Office for chemical and biological defense in Falls Church, Va. DRS will provide more than 1,600 small-scale …

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ThalesRaytheonSystems Books USMC Prototype Deal

ThalesRaytheonSystems was picked to demonstrate a prototype system for the Marine Corps’ Common Aviation Command and Control System. The prototype agreement is valued at $5 million. The firm will present its proposed CAC2S system later this year at Camp Pendleton, Calif. “We are reaching across industry to offer the Marines …

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