CGI Subsidiary Adds Consular Affairs Bureau Visa Processing Work in 13 Countries

Stanley Associates, a subsidiary of CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB), will process visas for the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs in three regions of the world under three task orders worth up to $64 million combined. CGI said Wednesday that the company received the orders in September of last year, as well as March and May of this year under the 10-year Global Support Strategy contract. Each...

Wesley Blankinship: Schafer Provides Engineering, Technical Support for DARPA

Schafer
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Schafer a three-year task order to provide the agency’s Information Innovation Office with scientific, engineering and technical assistance. The company said Jun. 25 it was tasked to support DARPA I2O’s research and development work in the fields of cyber, computing and analytics. According to Wesley Blankinship, Schafer senior...

Mark Fisher: Schafer to Support NASA Kennedy Ground Systems Program

Space Launch System
Schafer Corp. has been awarded a follow-on task order to help NASA with ground systems planning and control analysis at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The company will support KSC’s Ground Systems Development and Operations Program as a subcontractor to Millennium Engineering and Integration, Schafer said Tuesday. “This is a key step towards building a base within NASA...

Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons to Perform Environmental Remediation Work for Air Force

Mary Ann Hopkins
Mary Ann Hopkins Parsons Corp. has been selected to conduct environmental remediation at the Air Force Civil Engineer Center’s forward operating site in Galena, Alaska. The company will work to construct and maintain remediation systems for contaminated soil and groundwater, the company said Tuesday. “Parsons has supported AFCEC with planning, environmental, and remediation services for more than...

Marilyn Crouther: HP to Help Run DoD’s Manpower Data Center for $548M

Marilyn Crouther - HP, ExecutiveMosaic
Marilyn Crouther HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) will help operate the Defense Department‘s global technology infrastructure under a potential five-year, $548 million task order. The company will provide technology and integration services for the Defense Manpower Data Center to update and maintain its hardware and software systems, HP said Wednesday. Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president...

Al Kinney: HP to Help DHS Acquire Security Software for Cyber Defense

HP logo
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) will provide licenses for two application security products to 33 U.S. government civilian organizations under a Department of Homeland Security-run cyber defense program. The company was awarded a $32.4 million contract for the licenses as part of DHS’ potential five-year, $6 billion Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation contract vehicle, the company said Wednesday. HP...

General Dynamics to Update Air Force, Air Natl Guard Base Firewalls; Charlie Plummer Comments

General Dynamics Information Technology - ExecutiveMosaic
A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has won a potential two-year, $25.3 million task order to update firewall and automated security management systems at Air Force and Air National Guard bases. General Dynamics Information Technology won the order under the Network-Centric Solutions indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracting vehicle, the subsidiary said Tuesday. Charlie Plummer, vice...

Deltek’s Jennifer Sakole: Task Order Contracts Buck Overall Government Spending Trend

cash
As overall U.S. federal agency spending has dipped since 2009, the federal government increased their spend on task orders between that fiscal year and fiscal year 2012, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Jennifer Sakole, principal research analyst at Deltek, writes the Army represented nearly a quarter of task order contract spending in fiscal 2012. The Office of the Secretary of Defense increased...

Booz Allen Subsidiary Wins $413M to Engineer Air Force Flight Simulators

BoozAllenLogo
A Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) subsidiary has won a $413 million task order to perform systems integration work on the U.S. Air Force‘s flight simulators and aircraft maintenance training systems. Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC will design, build, analyze and engineer training and simulation technology for the service branch, Booz Allen said Thursday. The order is for one base...

Noblis Wins FBI Sentinel Services Task Order; Drew Cohen Comments

Drew Cohen - Nobilis, ExecutiveMosaic
Noblis has won a $13 million task order to help the FBI carry out organizational change management and business analysis work for the agency’s Sentinel case management system. The nonprofit science and technology organization worked with the FBI to deploy Sentinel in 2012 and transition to a new development methodology in 2010, Noblis said Monday. Drew Cohen, Noblis vice president for national...