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AECOM Subsidiary Lands $264M Contract to Support NASA Marshall Facility Operations

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has secured a $263.9 million performance-based contract to help NASA operate and maintain facilities at the space agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama. NASA said Friday that AECOM’s URS Federal Services business will provide labor, tools, equipment, materials and spare parts as well as supervision, incidental engineering, management and …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: Blockchain’s Impact on Industry & More

Weekly Roundup May 8 – May 12 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson It’s been nearly a decade since Satoshi Nakamoto first dreamt up the core component of the technology known as blockchain – the decentralized, digital currency Bitcoin has evolved …

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NASA Awards KBR Subsidiary Potential $442M Exploration Mission Engineering Support IDIQ

KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business has received a five-year, $442 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide engineering services in support of NASA‘s space exploration missions. KBRwyle will support ground systems and operations for more than 20 missions managed by NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center under the Ground Systems and Mission Operations-2 …

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SAIC Lands $620M NASA Omnibus Multidiscipline Engineering Support IDIQ

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a potential five-year, $620 million contract for engineering support services to NASA’s applied engineering and technology directorate at Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. NASA said Friday the Omnibus Multidiscipline Engineering Services II indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers engineering support for the design, fabrication, verification, testing and operations of …

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Orbital ATK, Lockheed, NASA Test Orion Launch Abort System’s Attitude Control Motor

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has completed a test of the attitude control motor on the launch abort system of the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Orion spacecraft to verify the motor’s capability to perform in case of an aborted mission, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. NASA and Lockheed personnel took …

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Engility Wins $170M NASA Software & Systems Assurance Services Recompete

Engility (NYSE: EGL) has recived a potential five-year, $170 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from NASA‘s Goddard Space Flight Center for systems and software assurance services. The company said Monday it will continue to help NASA procure, develop, implement and manage systems and software as well as provide software, safety and mission assurance, secure coding and cybersecurity services …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: Border Protection Infrastructure & The New Space-Race

Weekly Roundup April 24 – April 28 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson For months, we’ve all been reading about the proposed wall along our nation’s southern borders, headlines describing the billions of dollars that will be needed to fund such …

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TRAX International Lands $295M Follow-On Award for NASA Logistics, Technical Info Services

TRAX International has been awarded a potential five-year, $294.5 million contract by NASA to continue to provide technical information management and logistics support services to the agency’s  Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. NASA said Tuesday the company will also perform similar services at NASA’s headquarters in Washington, Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia and other agency …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: FY 2017’s Top Awardees and Business Opportunities | 04/21/2017

Weekly Roundup April 17 – April 21 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We’re rapidly approaching the middle of FY 2017, and amidst all of the news surrounding President Trump’s FY 2018 budget plan, the border wall, and attempts at healthcare …

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Orbital ATK Spacecraft Launches to Bring Cargo to International Space Station

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 20, 2017 — An Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) Cygnus spacecraft has launched Tuesday aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket to transport cargo to the International Space Station as part of its Commercial Resupply Services-1 contract with NASA, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the spacecraft …

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