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John Fratamico: Leidos to Help Navy Train Sensor Operators

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a four-year, $49 million contract to develop, integrate and maintain training and analysis systems for U.S. Navy sensor operators. The company said Wednesday that it would perform scientific, engineering and technical support for the training design, fabrication and implementation. Leidos will perform work in ...

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Northrop Starts Chartering Software Installation on Navy Subs

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 20, 2015 — The U.S. Navy has approved the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) Voyage Management System 9.3 for installation on 55 SSN and SSGN nuclear submarines through December 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Northrop said Monday updates on the latest version of the software package targeted the areas ...

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Rakesh Sharma: Ultra Electronics-Sparton JV Secures $87M Navy Sonobuoy Manufacturing IDIQ

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Sparton (NYSE: SPA) and Ultra Electronics Holdings’ ERAPSCO joint venture has been awarded a five-year, $87 million contract to manufacture sonobuoys for the U.S. Navy. Rakesh Sharma, CEO of Ultra Electronics, said Monday the contract reflects the Navy’s “increased focus on anti-submarine warfare and ‘pivot to the Pacific.’” ERAPSCO will ...

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US Navy Awards $544M Software License Renewal BPA to Insight Public Sector


Insight Public Sector has won a potential $543.72 million contract to renew the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ software assurance and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) software licenses. The blanket purchase agreement covers a one-year base period and two one-year options, the Defense Department said Friday. Insight Public Sector will perform the ...

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Navy Selects 8 Firms for Construction Services to NAVFAC Southwest


The U.S. Navy has selected eight companies to provide construction, repair and renovation services for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command‘s area of responsibility in the U.S. southwest region under a $240 million contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers commercial and institutional facilities such as school buildings, hospitals, fire stations, ...

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Navy Orders Mercury Systems Electronic Parts


Mercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) has been awarded a five-year, $7.3 million contract to produce electronic spare parts for the U.S. Navy’s ship-mounted electronic warfare systems, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Thursday. John Keller writes the digital, radio frequency and microwave components will be installed in the Navy’s AN/SLQ-32(V)6 shipboard EW system. ...

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HII Appoints George Jones, Tim Farrell to VP Positions; Brian Cuccias Comments

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Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has appointed George Jones as vice president of operations and Tim Farrell as vice president of new U.S. Navy programs. Jones will be in charge of shipbuilding operations from construction through delivery, while Farrell will head contract capture efforts for shipbuilding programs with the Navy, HII said Tuesday. “George ...

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NAVFAC Picks AECOM for Architecture-Engineering Contract


TYSONS CORNER, VA May 12, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on AECOM (NYSE: ACM) Technical Services’ $45 million contract award to provide architectural and engineering documentation support for U.S. Navy overseas facilities for five years. The work includes services for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s facility design ...

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Raytheon Demos Integrated Tech for Maritime Defense Research

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 8, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) integrated its surveillance and analytics technology into one system for capability demonstration aboard the U.S. Navy’s Stiletto experimental vessel, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Bob Dehnert, command, control and awareness director for Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services, said Wednesday ...

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US Navy Picks Five Firms for $20M HVAC Construction IDIQ


Five companies have won a combined $20 million contract to design and construct heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems at various U.S. Navy buildings and structures. The companies will perform transportation, supervision, quality control, professional design and management services for the mechanical construction project at the Naval Support Activity Crane Division ...

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