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GE, Framatome, Westinghouse Secure $111M in DOE Fuel Dev’t Funds

General Electric (NYSE: GE), Westinghouse and Framatome have secured $111.2M in financial assistance awards from the Department of Energy to develop accident tolerant fuels. ATFs are designed to increase the heat tolerance of nuclear reactors and ensure the safety, security, reliability and economy of nuclear fuel activities, DOE said Thursday. GE will …

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Fluor-Atkins-Westinghouse JV Lands $318M Contract to Operate DOE’s Nuclear Conversion Sites

A joint venture of Fluor (NYSE: FLR), Atkins and Westinghouse has received a five-year, $318 million contract to operate the Energy Department’s depleted uranium hexafluoride conversion facilities at two locations. The Mid-America Conversion Services JV will perform work at DOE’s Kentucky-based Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant and the Piketon, Ohio-based Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant beginning …

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Starboard Recommends Three New Directors to AECOM Board; Michael Burke Quoted

Starboard Value, a New York-based investment adviser and a shareholder of AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has recommended three independent directors for appointment to AECOM’s board under a governance agreement. AECOM said Friday Peter Feld, a managing member of Starboard, and Robert Card, president of executive advisory services firm The Card Group, will immediately join its board, while Jacqueline Hinman, former chairman, president and CEO of CH2M Hill, will assume duties as a board member on Dec. 16.

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Kratos Promotes Steve Fendley to Corporate SVP, Unmanned Systems Division President

Steve Fendley, formerly senior vice president, general manager and chief technology officer of the composite engineering business within Kratos‘ (Nasdaq: KTOS) unmanned systems division, will assume the role of corporate SVP and president of KUSD. The company said Tuesday Fendley will be in charge of programs on tactical unmanned combat aerial systems, …

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Booz Allen Vet Kevin Cook to Join Alion Science as Finance Chief; Bahman Atefi Comments

Kevin Cook,  chief financial officer at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), will join McLean, Virginia-based government technology and engineering services contractor Alion Science and Technology as CFO in a move that takes effect July 5. He is due to leave Booz Allen by July 1 and Alion Science said Monday he will bring more than 30 years of …

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Steve Fendley Appointed Kratos CTO for Composite Engineering Unit

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has appointed Steve Fendley as senior vice president and general manager/chief technology officer for the Composite Engineering Inc. business unit of the company’s unmanned systems division. Kratos said Thursday Fendley will oversee CEi business and manage the expansion of the unit’s drone systems and …

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Jaime Bohnke Appointed Supply Chain VP at Northrop

Jaime Bohnke, a former vice president and chief procurement officer at energy company PPL Corp., has been appointed vice president of corporate supply chain at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC). The company said Monday Bohnke will report to Mark Caylor — chief strategy officer and president of Northrop’s enterprise services division — and will oversee the firm’s …

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Northrop Names 32-Year Vet Ruth Bishop Mission Assurance Sector VP; Chris Jones Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Ruth Bishop sector vice president of quality, safety and mission assurance within the technical services sector, effective Jan. 26. Bishop, a 32-year company veteran, will oversee sector-wide mission assurance and Six Sigma functions and be responsible for measuring productivity, the company said. She will …

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