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USRA Lands $193M NASA Contract to Support Ames Research Center


Universities Space Research Association has secured a two-year, $193 million contract from NASA to provide academic and university-based program and project support for Ames Research Center’s science and engineering teams. The nonprofit research company will aid the center’s efforts to meet mission requirements for research and development, technology deployments and operational science …

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Ed Sheehan: CTC Engineers, Scientists to Support Pitt-Johnstown R&D Projects

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 22, 2016 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. has partnered with the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown to provide research opportunities for engineering students at the university, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will also help Pitt-Johnstown develop research concepts, submit proposals for grants and other solicitations, build up …

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Boeing Secures $275M Air Force Space Systems Research IDIQ

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $275 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to study and engineer ground-based space systems. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will also transition the resulting technology to support the Air Force’s operations. Boeing will perform research, engineering, program management and technical support …

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Navy Picks 5 Firms for Potential $503M Educational Program Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has selected five companies to provide teaching and research services and subject matter expertise in support of the Naval Postgraduate School’s educational programs under a potential $502.7 million contract. Creek Technologies, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Digital Consulting Services, DeVine Consulting and MAC Consulting Services will execute the …

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RAND Corp. Lands $231M Air Force Research, Analysis Consulting Support IDIQ


RAND Corp. has received a potential five-year, $231.3 million contract to provide consulting support services to the U.S. Air Force through the Project Air Force federally funded research and development center. The RAND-operated FFRDC will perform research and analyses that seek to address the service branch’s space, cyber and aerial …

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Battelle Names Jeff Geppert Senior Research Leader; Sudip Parikh Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2016 — Battelle has appointed Jeff Geppert, a former internal research coordinator for health and consumer solutions, as one of the senior research leaders at the nonprofit company, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Battelle said Monday Geppert will be in charge of the company’s work with the Centers for …

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CACI, Virginia Tech Hume Center to Research UAV Cybersecurity; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 10, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and the Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech will collaborate on research projects about the cybersecurity of unmanned aerial vehicles, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the five-year partnership is focused on the Cyber-Physical …

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ASRC Federal, Boeing to Research Rocket Engine Tech for Air Force

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2016 — ASRC Federal and Boeing (NYSE: BA) will perform research on new rocket engine technologies under separate contracts awarded by the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the service branch gave a $6.1 million contract to Boeing and a $3.6 million …

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Leidos Picks Federated Wireless to Support DARPA Spectrum-Sharing Research Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11, 2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has tapped Federated Wireless to support its $7.9 million phase two contract for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Shared Spectrum Access for Radar and Communications program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Federated Wireless said Tuesday it will provide its Spectrum Access System technology with …

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ICF Awarded $100M CDC Health Comms Contract; Kris Tremaine Comments

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ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) has received a potential 10-year, $100 million contract to develop health communication services for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The company will perform planning, research, media outreach, Web design, social media services and program assessment for various communication requirements of CDC’s centers, offices and …

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