Bechtel Receives $819M in Naval Nuclear Propulsion Component Funds

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Bechtel‘s plant machinery organization has secured close to $820 million in contract funds to continue work naval nuclear propulsion components for U.S. Navy vessels. The Defense Department said Wednesday the Naval Sea Systems Command in Washington awarded the contract funds as part of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion program. NAVSEA awarded a new $612.8 million contract to Bechtel and a $206.7...

Bill Irby: Textron Systems Unmanned Vessel to Support Naval Minesweeping

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Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) unmanned systems business will supply the U.S. Navy with its Common Unmanned Surface Vessel under a 30-month, $33.8 million contract as part of the service’s Unmanned Influence Sweep System program. The company’s Textron Systems division said Wednesday it will design, build and qualify the unmanned vessel and associated command-and-control software for the...

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...

Northrop, CSC Secure Navy Software Engineering, Support Contracts

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) and a division of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have won separate contracts worth a total of $65.2 billion to provide the U.S. Navy with service software support activity engineering and related services. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contracts cover SSA engineering for test systems software management and development and programs, including Common Data...

iRobot to Upgrade U.S. Navy’s Robotic Systems; Frank Wilson Comments

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Frank Wilson iRobot Corp. (NASDAQ: IRBT) has won a three-year, $13 million contract to upgrade the U.S. Navy‘s man transportable robotic systems. The company will also build MTRS spare parts for the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Indian head explosive ordnance disposal technology division under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, iRobot said Monday. iRobot is scheduled...

Daniel Keefe: ManTech to Provide Test, Evaluation Support to NSWC Dahlgren

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Daniel Keefe ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) will provide test and evaluation services and fleet support for the Naval Surface Warfare Center – Dahlgren Division under a $29.7 million task order awarded through the SeaPort-e vehicle. The company said Thursday the award includes T&E technical engineering and analysis, development and installation of computer programs and documentation...

Raytheon to Manufacture Precision-Guided Missiles for Navy

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a potential $54.9 million contract to provide the U.S. Navy close air support missiles designed to help warfighters hit sea and ground targets. The company will produce an unspecified number of its AGM-65E2/L Maverick laser-guided weapon system for the service, Raytheon said Thursday. Maverick was upgraded to integrate with A-10C, F/A-18, AV-8B and F-16 aircraft...

Vince Vlasho: Accenture to Help Navy Use Electronic Mobile-Based System for Shipyard Maintenance

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Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business will develop a mobile-based system to upgrade maintenance processes at U.S. Navy shipyards as part of a potential three-year, $16.3 million contract. The company said Tuesday the program seeks to maintenance operations with the electronic technical work documents system that utilizes mobile devices to relay work instructions and other information,...

Mark Escobar: SAIC to Help Manage Supply Chain, Logistics at Navy Fleet Readiness Hubs

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential 10-year, $240 million contract to provide supply chain management and logistics services to the U.S. Navy‘s fleet readiness centers. The FRCs work to maintain and repair naval aircraft, as well as build airframes, engines, components and support equipment for the Naval Aviation Enterprise, SAIC said Monday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...

Leidos to Develop New Ocean Sensors for US Navy; John Fratamico Comments

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a nearly $14 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop new deep ocean sensors for the U.S. Navy. The company’s maritime operations division will perform research and development for DARPA’s transformational reliable acoustic path system and produce TRAPS nodes, Leidos said Wednesday. “TRAPS integrates unique Leidos...