The Deals, Moves and Shakeups That Drove GovCon in 2014

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EDITORS NOTE: The piece below is a special edition of the Weekly Roundup newsletter written by Jim Garrettson, president and founder of this website’s parent company Executive Mosaic, to recap the biggest stories in the GovCon sector for 2014. In this year-end issue, Jim wraps up the year with a review of moves on Capitol Hill to pass both the fiscal 2015 government spending bill and defense...

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility to Continue ADS-B Technical Support at DOT’s Volpe Center

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has received a three-year, $66 million contract to continue helping the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center develop and evaluate a satellite-based air traffic control system. The company will provide management, analysis and technical services for the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast project, Engility said Wednesday. Tony Smeraglinolo,...

Engility Awarded 3-Year VA IT Services Contract; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

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Tony Smeraglinolo The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) a potential three-year, $31 million contract to deliver a range of information technology services across the agency. Engility will support almost 100 IT systems that are designed to manage VA health, benefits and enterprise data, the company said Friday. Tony Smeraglinolo, president and CEO of Engility,...

Engility Inks $1B Deal for TASC, Tony Smeraglinolo to Retain CEO Title

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Engineering and technical services contractor Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has agreed to purchase professional services provider TASC for $1.1 billion in stock. Both Chantilly, Virginia-based companies said Tuesday they expect to close the deal in the first quarter of 2015, pending votes from both sets of shareholders and regulatory approvals. Engility expects the deal to increase its earnings...

Engility to Build, Test Navy Shipboard Electronics; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has been awarded a $42.9 million contract to design and evaluate shipboard and shore-based electronic systems for the U.S. Navy. The contract contains a one-year base period and two option years and covers work in areas such as system engineering, prototype and testing, Engility said Wednesday. “We appreciate the confidence our U.S. Navy customer...

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Adds NextGen Engineering, Analytical Contract

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has won a 38-month, $23 million contract that covers work with the Transportation Department and Federal Aviation Administration to implement the NextGen air traffic control system at airports. The company will perform engineering and analytical support work under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, which includes both new and recompeted services, Engility...

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility to Help Marine Corps Build ISR Enterprise System

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has won a $9.2 million contract to help the U.S. Marine Corps develop a system for managing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance data across the USMC enterprise. The company said Wednesday it will work with the branch’s director of intelligence to build and sustain the ISR enterprise infrastructure. Tony Smeraglinolo, Engility president...

Engility Subsidiary wins $22.2M in Task Orders to Support USAF Unmanned Aircraft program

Engility Holdings, Inc., yesterday announced that its subsidiary Dynamic Research Corporation has won modifications to two task orders totaling $22.2 million to provide support to the Medium Altitude Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MAUAS) division at the Wright-Patterson Airforce base. Under these task orders Engility will work extensively at Wright-Patterson AFB among other locations, providing services...

Engility to Help Train USAID Staff on Project Development Activities; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility Holdings’ (NYSE: EGL) IRG subsidiary has won a potential $60 million contract to help train U.S. Agency for International Development personnel on developing and monitoring projects worldwide. IRG training professionals will help USAID staffs to design and deliver professional development for the agency’s employees worldwide, Engility said Monday. “USAID staff provides...

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Lands Contract to Help Air Force Manage Sentinel UAVs

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Tony Smeraglinolo Engility (NYSE: EGL) will administer networks and manage security for the U.S. Air Force‘s RQ-170 Sentinel unmanned aerial vehicles under a three-year, $11 million contract. The company will carry out operational tasks on the Sentinels for the Air Combat Command’s 432nd Wing at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, Engility said Thursday. Tony Smeraglinolo, Engility president...