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Mike Dignam Named CRDF Global President, CEO

Mike Dignam, former president and CEO at Virginia-based government logistics service contractor PAE, has been appointed to the same roles at CRDF Global in a move that takes effect Aug. 1. He will succeed Cathy Campbell, who has led the nonprofit over the past 10 years as CEO and will step down after a 14-year …

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PAE to Buy CSC Applied Tech Division for $175M Cash; Mike Dignam Comments

PAE has agreed to acquire Computer Sciences Corp.‘s (NYSE: CSC) base operations, aviation and range services division for $175 million in cash as CSC enters its sixth divestiture agreement within the past seven months. The sale of the applied technology division is expected to close during summer 2013 and 5, 400 …

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PAE Acquires Former Lockheed, Day & Zimmermann Aircraft Services JV; Mike Dignam Comments

  PAE has completed its acquisition of Defense Support Services LLC, which was founded in 2004 as a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Day & Zimmermann. DS2 provides military aircraft and vehicle maintenance, logistics and base support services. “We saw an opportunity to combine complementary service offerings, extend our …

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Weekly Roundup July 11 – July 15 2016: Boeing Throws Hat Into Defense Services M&A Mix & more

July 11 – July 15 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson    One of the world’s two largest airplane manufacturers is mulling acquisitions in the defense services arena that would continue a trend among prime contractors toward capability-based deals. Leanne Caret, …

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John Heller Appointed PAE CEO; Paul Cofoni Comments

John Heller, formerly senior vice president and chief operating officer at Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL), has joined PAE as CEO and is starting in the role Thursday. Mike Dignam, president at PAE since 2010, will report to Heller who now has responsibility for executing the company’s strategic vision of becoming a leading …

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PAE Added to $900M Army Transportation, Logistics Contract

The U.S. Defense Department has selected PAE as a prime awardee on the U.S. Army‘s heavy lift seven contract, which has a $900 million ceiling. Awardees will provide transportation and logistics services for military equipment and personnel throughout U.S. Army Central Command. PAE will provide personnel, equipment, tools, materials and supervision required to …

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State Department Awards $10B International Law Enforcement Contract to Five Companies

The U.S. State Department‘s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs has awarded five companies, including DynCorp International, PAE Group and AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity multiple award contract worth up to an aggregate $10 billion. The companies will compete for task orders to provide advisers, other specialists …

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Investment Firm Platinum Equity Inks Deal to Buy PAE

Los Angeles-based investment firm Platinum Equity has agreed to purchase Arlington, Va.-based government services contractor PAE from New York City-headquartered private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg for an undisclosed sum in a deal the parties expect to close by February 2016, the companies said Monday. Lindsay Goldberg purchased PAE for $350 …

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PAE Signs Deal to Buy A-T Solutions in Nat’l Security Growth Push; John Heller Comments

Arlington, Va.-based infrastructure and logistics services contractor PAE has agreed to purchase counterterrorism services provider A‑T Solutions from owners CI Capital and CoVant for an undisclosed sum. PAE said Thursday it expects to close the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals,  by the end of May and intends to build up its …

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PAE Names BAE, Pentagon Veteran Whit Cobb General Counsel

PAE appointed Paul “Whit” Cobb general counsel and senior vice president, effective Feb. 13, PAE announced Tuesday. Cobb will be responsible for all of PAE’s legal matters and PAE’s compliance environment. Cobb told GovCon Wire this is an interesting time for him to join PAE as it spun off from Lockheed …

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