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ERAPSCO Secures $65M Navy Sonobuoy Production Funds

ERAPSCO, a joint venture between Ultra Electronics and Sparton (NYSE: SPA), has been awarded $64.6 million in contract funds to continue manufacturing sonobuoys for the U.S. Navy. The Ultra Electronics USSI and Sparton De Leon Springs businesses will respectively receive $29.3 million and $35.3 million subcontracts as part of the GFY17 ERAPSCO indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract, …

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5 Firms Win Spots on Navy Chief of Information HQ Support Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies positions on a five-year, $42.6 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide support services to the military branch’s chief of information headquarters and its field activities. The Defense Department said Thursday task orders will cover visual information systems and imagery marketing; media relations; public affairs professional and community …

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BAE Unit to Design, Build Communication-Electronic Platforms for Navy

A business unit of BAE Systems has received a potential $41.3 million contract to help the U.S. Navy develop, integrate and maintain new or existing communication-electronic platforms, equipment and subsystems. Work also covers rapid design, customization, fabrication, test, evaluation, installation, certification, maintenance, logistic, upgrade, and life cycle support services, the Defense Department said Tuesday. BAE’s …

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CDW Government Gets Marine Laptop Delivery Order

CDW Government has been awarded a $34.1 million delivery order to provide general purpose laptops to the U.S. Marine Corps. The Marine Corps Systems Command ordered 31,729 laptops as part of the military branch’s transition to the Next Generation Enterprise Network and Secure Operational Network Infrastructure Capability initiative, the Defense Department said Tuesday. According …

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Darren Edwards Rejoins Boeing as Australia Defense Business VP, Managing Director

Darren Edwards, formerly general manager of Salentis‘ operations in Australia and New Zealand, has been named vice president and managing director of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense business unit in Australia. Edwards replaces Ken Shaw, who transitioned to a new role as VP of supply chain for Boeing’s global services business, and will also serve as …

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Vigor Marine Wins Navy Submarine Tender Overhaul, Dry Docking Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Vigor Marine a potential $28.3 million contract to perform a 120-day overhaul and dry docking of submarine tender USS Frank Cable. The service branch’s military sealift command is the contracting activity and received two offers for the firm-fixed-price contract through a competitive procurement, the Defense …

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General Dynamics Electric Boat Lands $126M Navy Submarine Material Supply Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $126.5 million contract to provide long-lead time materials for the U.S. Navy’s Virginia-class submarines. General Dynamics Electric Boat will use the funds to obtain propulsion units, steam and electric plant components, turbine generators, electrical systems, mechanical and miscellaneous hull components in support of the construction …

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Lockheed Secures $541M Navy Funds to Produce, Support Trident II Missile Systems

A business unit of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $540.8 million contract modification to produce Trident II D5 fleet ballistic missiles for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Lockheed’s space systems business will also support deployed Trident II missile systems under the modification. DoD added it will allocate $454 …

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3 Firms Awarded $65M in Navy Medical Record Service Contracts

The U.S. Navy has awarded SDV International, Standard Technology and Technology, Automation & Management separate contracts worth potentially $65 million in total to provide a range of medical documentation services. Task orders will include medical record coding, auditing and training services as well as clinical documentation improvement specialist support, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The small …

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Mitre Proposes 15-Year Navy Shipbuilding Plan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2017 — Mitre has developed a 15-year shipbuilding plan for the U.S. Navy that would bring the fleet size to 414 combat ships with a “high-low mix” of low-end warships and high-end combat vessels, Executive Gov reported Monday. Breaking Defense reported Friday the plan also involves the cancellation of the Littoral Combat …

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