According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) is being awarded a $6, 636, 080 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for logistic services in support of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force, and applicable foreign military sales customers. Services to be provided include maintenance, engineering and technical support of AN-USM-702 Reconfigurable Transportable Consolidated Automated Support System and self-maintenance automated test and calibration operational test program set repairable assets. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed in May 2012. Contract funds in the amount of $151, 512 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy ($6, 253, 837; 94.3 percent); the U.S. Air Force ($293, 707; 4.4 percent); and the government of Finland ($88, 536; 1.3 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-11-C-0338).”
Andre Hentz, former acting deputy undersecretary for science and technology at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined data management and predictive analytics firm NuWave Solutions as chief operating officer.
The federal arm of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received a potential four-year, $328M contract to help the Department of Veterans Affairs modernize its home loan application management system.