Joanna Crews

Merlin Books $200M in DHS, VA Enterprise Tech Support Contracts

Merlin International has secured contracts worth up to $200 million to help modernize enterprise information technology systems at the departments of Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs. The company said Monday it aims to provide new tools for DHS and VA to manage critical missions and advance IT modernization efforts. DHS …

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Leidos to Provide Army Training System Content Under Potential $210M Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a potential five-year, $210 million contract from the U.S. Army to develop content for simulated training systems. The company said Monday it will provide Synthetic Environment Core databases that can support the service branch’s training, simulation and mission command systems. SE Core contains three-dimensional and two-dimensional terrain …

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James Blair Promoted to L3 VP, Treasurer

James Blair Jr., vice president of financial operations at L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL), has been promoted to vice president and treasurer at the New York City-based defense contractor. L3 said Thursday Blair succeeds Stephen Souza and and oversee the company’s global banking, foreign exchange, capital markets, rating agency relations, cash planning …

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Johns Hopkins APL to Engineer USAF Space Systems Under $93M IDIQ

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has secured a potential $93 million  indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to help the U.S. Air Force engineer space systems. APL will provide specialized research and development, systems engineering and technical support services to the military branch, the Defense Department said Thursday. The lab is scheduled to …

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WBB Promotes Richard Justice to Business Development VP

Whitney, Bradley & Brown has promoted Richard Justice to vice president of business development at the Reston, Va.-based professional services provider. The company said Thursday Justice holds 26 years of U.S. Air Force financial and program management, test and sustainment experience. “His successful track record overseeing business development in the USAF domain for …

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Navy Selects 3 Vendors for Potential $551M McAfee Products, Services BPA

The U.S. Navy has awarded three companies spots on a potential five-year, $550.8 million blanket purchase agreement to supply McAfee-branded hardware, software and services. DLT Solutions, EC America and International Systems Marketing are eligible to vie for task orders to supply the offerings to the Defense Department, U.S. Coast Guard and intelligence community, DoD …

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Donnie Scott Named Idemia North America Public Security SVP

Donnie Scott, formerly director of national security business development at DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC), has been named senior vice president of public security at Idemia‘s identity and security business in North America. Idemia said Tuesday Scott brings more than 16 years of business development experience in the U.S. public sector market to his new role. He …

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Parsons Wins Potential $165M IDIQ to Support DIA Missile & Space Intell Center

Parsons has won a potential 10-year, $164.7 million contract to support various functions at the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center in Huntsville, Ala. The Defense Department said Tuesday Parson’s government services business will help MSIC manage analytical tools for modeling and simulation architecture, as well as develop and integrate models. Work will …

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L3 President, CEO Christopher Kubasik Succeeds Michael Strianese as Board Chairman

Christopher Kubasik, president and CEO of L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL), has succeeded Michael Strianese as chairman of the New York City-based defense contractor’s board of directors. Kubasik said in a statement released Monday he will continue to work with L3’s board and management team to implement business transformation and growth efforts. He …

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Northrop to Continue Army ERP Program Support Under $114M Contract Modification

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue to support the U.S. Army‘s efforts to implement and field enterprise resources planning systems under a $114.5 million contract modification. The Defense Department said Monday the modification covers services for the Global Combat Support System-Army ERP program. Work under the modification will run through April 13, 2019. The …

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