URS to Provide Army Engineer Corps with Dam Inspection Services

URS Group Inc. (NYSE: URS), Metairie, La., has won a million U.S. Army firm-fixed-price contract. The company will provide dam inspection engineering, design and associated engineering support services for the Vicksburg District and various worldwide installations. The bid was solicited through the internet, with eight bids received. Work will be performed in Metairie, La., with an estimated completion...

Cubic to Support Pre-Deployment Army Solider Training

The U.S. Army has awarded Cubic Applications Inc. (NYSE: CUB), Lacey, Wash., a $36,490,538 cost-plus-award-fee contract. The company will provide mission support requirements to the U.S. Army Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, La. The center trains soldiers prior to their deployment to a combat zone. One bid was solicited, with one bid received. The work has an estimated completion date...

General Dynamics to Provide Army with 1,000 Motors

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems (NYSE: GD), Sterling Heights, Mich., an $8,907,389 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide 978 sets of Azimuth brake motors. One bid was solicited, with one bid received. Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio, with an estimated completion date of May 31, 2013. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity. LinkedInShareTweet+1E-mail

DynCorp and AECOM Joint Venture Added to $9.7B Army Language Services IDIQ

The U.S. Army has selected DynCorp International and AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) joint venture Global Linguist Solutions to compete for task orders on its $9.7 billion defense language interpretation translation enterprise contract. The six companies on the multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity hybrid contract will provide interpretation and translation services for personnel,...

Harris Receives $18M Army Order for Battlefield Vehicle Radio Systems

The U.S. Army has placed a .8 million order with Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS)  for additional Falcon II AN/VRC-104(V)(3) radio systems. The radios will provide high-frequency communications in mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles. The AN/VRC-104 is a fully-integrated communications system that provides beyond-line-of-sight coverage. It includes the Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) high-frequency tactical...

BAE Wins $165.5M Army Contract for Recovery Vehicles

The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems, York, Pa., a $165,460,979 firm-fixed-price contract.  The company will produce 43 heavy equipment recovery combat utility life evacuation system recovery vehicles. Work is estimated to be completed Dec. 31, 2013.  One bid was solicited, with one bid received.  The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity. LinkedInShareTweet+1E-mail

ATK Wins $77M Contract to Develop and Qualify Tank Rounds for Army Use

The U.S. Army has awarded ATK (NYSE: ATK) a three-year $77 million contract to develop and qualify the M829E4 120mm advanced kinetic energy tactical tank round, its fifth generation 120mm kinetic energy cartridge. ATK will complete the second phase of the engineering manufacture design work required to qualify the new round for use with the Army’s M1A2 SEP Abrams main battle tank. Upon qualification,...

STG Wins Army Test Center IT Support Services Contract

James Felter, STG STG, Inc. has won a modification valued at nearly million to the Army Test and Evaluation Command enterprise IT support services contract. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract was awarded under STG’s ITES-2s GWAC. As a prime contractor, STG will provide mission IT support to the Aberdeen Test Center. STG will support the help desk, network operations, software development and...

Boeing Wins $75M Navy Contract for Remanufactured Aircraft and Crew Trainer

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing Company, Defense, Space & Security (NYSE: BA), Mesa, Ariz., a $75,204,865 firm-fixed-price contract. The award modifies an existing contract. Boeing will provide the Army National Guard with 23 remanufactured aircraft, spares and one longbow crew trainer. Work will be performed in Mesa, Ariz., with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2013. One bid was solicited,...

SAIC Wins $63M Army Contract to Sustain Mine-Resistant Vehicles and Provide Joint Logistics Integration

SAIC (NYSE: SAI), McLean, Va., has won a ,231,564 firm-fixed-price level-of-effort U.S. Army contract. The award modifies an existing contract. The company will service, augment and sustain mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles and provide joint logistics integrator capability for integrated logistics, engineering and fielding services. Work will be performed in McLean, Va., Kuwait and Afghanistan...