Darwin McDaniel

AFRL Partners With Peraton for New Data-Sharing Tech; John Coleman Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 25, 2019 — Peraton helped the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory build a new tool for data sharing across multiple network security domains, ExecutiveBiz reported April 11. The X-domain Agile Rules-Based Information Transfer Orchestrator is designed to meet next-generation guidelines for national security organizations to transfer …

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PwC, IBM Vet Maria-Paz Barrientos Joins Deloitte’s Federal Health Business

Maria-Paz Barrientos, formerly a vice president and partner at IBM (NYSE: IBM), has been appointed managing director of federal health at Deloitte, G2Xchange Health reported Tuesday. She assumed her new role after a 17-year career at IBM and with more than two decades of experience in enterprise-wide transformation efforts and …

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Leidos Gets $94M Army Info Mgmt, IT Support Contract Extension

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a one-year, $94M contract modification to provide information management and technology support to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The award extends the company’s services that started in 2018 under a $64.5M initial contract. Work under the modification will take place in Vicksburg, Miss., through …

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Army Names Five Awardees for Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft Design Phase

The U.S. Army has awarded other transaction agreements to five contractors to provide initial designs of the service’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft platform, Breaking Defense reported Tuesday. Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary, AVX Aircraft, Textron’s (NYSE: TXT) Bell Helicopter subsidiary and Karem Aircraft were selected out …

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General Dynamics Gets $269M Contract Modification to Produce Submarine Missile Tubes for US, UK

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a nine-year, $269.2M contract modification to provide 42 missile tubes and outfitting material for the U.S. Navy’s Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines and the British navy’s Dreadnought-class underwater vessels. Naval Sea Systems Command issued the modification under the U.S.-UK Common Missile Compartment program, …

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General Dynamics Gets $125M Contract Modification for US, Foreign Military Bomb Components

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received a $125M contract modification from the U.S. Army to supply general purpose and tritonal bomb components to domestic and foreign military sales clients. General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems will supply hardware for MK80 and BLU-109 bombs under the modification that …

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Four Companies Win Spots on Potential $82B Army LOGCAP V Contract Vehicle

The U.S. Army has selected four companies to compete for military logistics support task orders under a potential $82B contract vehicle over 10 years. Army Contracting Command received six bids for the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program V through an online-based solicitation process, the Department of Defense said Friday. LOGCAP V …

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SAIC Receives $90M Contract Extension for US Military Facility Maintenance Supplies

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will continue to provide maintenance, repair and operational supplies to U.S. military facilities under a nine-month, $90M bridge contract from the Defense Logistics Agency. The Department of Defense said Wednesday SAIC will perform work through Jan. 8, 2020 at various locations in Maryland, Virginia, West …

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Vertex Aerospace to Support DEA Aviation Operations Under Potential $175M Contract

Vertex Aerospace secured a potential five-year, $175.5M contract to help manage and maintain the Drug Enforcement Administration’s worldwide aircraft fleet. DEA announced the Total Aviation Support Services contract award in a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday. The presolicitation notice stated that the selected contractor would support program management, aircraft, flight simulators …

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ValueOptions Federal Services Wins $422M Military OneSource Program Support Contract

ValueOptions Federal Services received a potential five-year, $422.6M contract from the General Services Administration’s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center to manage a commercial employee assistance program for U.S. military personnel and their families. GSA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday the company will support the Department of Defense’s …

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