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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015: GovCon Index Mirrors US Markets’ Wild Ride & more

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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world has been captivated over the last 10 days by the frenzied selloff in global stock markets then subsequent rebound over the past two days and government ...

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. ...

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Exclusive: Chuck Prow to Join Investment Firm Sterling, Hold President Role at Portfolio Company CPS

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Chuck Prow, former global government business leader at IBM (NYSE: IBM), has joined Fairfax, Va.-based private equity firm Sterling Capital Group Partners as a principal and will serve as president at its CPS-Professional Services portfolio company, he has told GovCon Wire. Prow recently retired from IBM and he will officially start his new roles at Sterling and CPS in late ...

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DRS Lands Potential $440M in Navy Submarine Electronic, Comm Tech IDIQs

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DRS Technologies will build new electronic equipment and update voice communications systems on U.S. Navy vessels under two contracts worth up to $440 million combined. The Finmeccanica subsidiary said Wednesday one of those indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts it signed with the Navy will move the company into a prime contractor role with the service ...

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Air Force Picks 17 for $6B Network Operations Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded 17 companies spots on a potential seven-year, $5.79 billion contract meant to provide federal civilian and military agencies with network operations and infrastructure services. USAF picked the awardees through a small business competition and is obligating a $2,500 minimum guarantee at the time of ...

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Lockheed, Austal Awarded Navy Littoral Warship Contract Modifications; Joe North Comments

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Austal USA and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have received contract modifications for each company to build two more Littoral Combat Ships for the U.S. Navy, USNI News reported Wednesday. Megan Eckstein writes the military service awarded Lockheed approximately $362 million for the construction of one LCS and about $79 million ...

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Stephen Metz Joins American Systems as Navy Program VP, Executive Director; Peter Smith Comments

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Stephen Metz, a 31-year U.S. Navy veteran, has been named vice president and executive director of Navy programs at American Systems. He succeeds the retiring Steve Bonwich and will oversee the company’s business units that provide support work across the Department of the Navy in his new position, American Systems ...

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L-3 to Produce Night-Vision Binoculars for Navy, Marine Corps

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An L-3 Communications subsidiary has won a $49.5 million contract to provide nighttime surveillance goggles to the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Thursday. John Keller writes L-3 Warrior Systems will manufacture an undisclosed number of AN/PVS-31 Binocular Night Vision Devices in Londonderry, New Hampshire, ...

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L-3 Wins Navy Night Vision Binoculars Contract

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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential five-year, $49.5 million contract to build binocular night vision devices for the U.S. Navy to use for surveillance and identification. The Naval Surface Warfare Center received three offers for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. L-3 will build the binoculars ...

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Fulcrum Lands Navy, Intell Community Cloud Research Task Order

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Fulcrum has received a task order to research cloud computing technologies for the U.S. Navy and intelligence community in an initiative to coordinate the adoption of new technologies with the Defense Department‘s cloud enterprise initiatives. Centreville, Virginia-based Fulcrum said Friday the company will also work with the government on the selection ...

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