Mary-Louise Hoffman

Mike Feldman to Head Xerox Large Enterprise Operations; Armando Zagalo de Lima Comments

Mike Feldman, formerly a senior vice president for Xerox Corp.‘s (NYSE: XRX) global document outsourcing services business group, has been appointed a corporate VP and president of large enterprise operations. He will be responsible for growth initiatives in content management, document management outrsourcing, managed print services and technology sales globally, Xerox …

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Gregory Nixon Joins CH2M Hill as SVP, Chief Legal Officer

Gregory Nixon, formerly a senior vice president at DynCorp International, has joined CH2M Hill as senior vice president and chief legal officer. He will report directly to CEO Lee McIntire and lead a team that provides risk management, compliance, insurance and legal services to the company’s customers, CH2M Hill said Tuesday. Nixon most recently served …

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Leidos to Take Over Connecticut Biomass Project; John Jumper Comments

Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) has agreed to take full control of a biomass power plant being built in Plainfield, Conn. through a consensual foreclosure process. The 37.5-megawatt facility is expected to generate electricity for 37, 000 households and is scheduled for completion by the end of this year and was …

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Louis Berger Wins $50M for Post-Disaster Power Services; Tom Lewis Comments

The Louis Berger Group has won a five-year, $50 million contract to support national emergency power missions carried out by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers‘ Pittsburgh District. Louis Berger will work with the Corps before, during and after a federally-declared disaster in regions where the Federal Emergency Management Agency …

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Dave Kaufman Named Ball Aerospace Natl Defense VP, GM; Rob Strain Comments

Dave Kaufman, a 12-year veteran of Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., has been appointed vice president and general manager of the company’s national defense unit. He will work to develop acquisition strategies and address space hardware requirements for defense and intelligence customers in his new position, Ball Aerospace said Monday. …

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Kratos to R&D Army Vehicle Hypersonic Tech; Dave Carter Comments

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) has won a $2 million contract to research and develop an aerothermal analysis technology for the U.S. Army‘s high-speed vehicles. Kratos will build technology to evaluate thermal protection systems on the Army’s existing and future hypersonic platforms, the company said Monday. Dave Carter, …

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Raytheon Wins $1.6B for Navy Air, Missile Defense Radars

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential $1, 633, 363, 781 contract to build air and missile defense radars for U.S. Navy destroyers. The cost-plus-incentive-fee contract has a base value of $385, 742, 176 and was awarded through a full and open competition, Raytheon said Thursday. S-band and X- band radars are intended to …

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Battelle Subsidiary Buys Undersea Tech Maker SeeByte; Patricia Gruber Comments

Battelle‘s Bluefin Robotics subsidiary has purchased undersea vehicle sensing and navigation software developer SeeByte Ltd. for an undisclosed amount, the Columbus Business Journal reported Monday. Carrie Ghose writes Bluefin and SeeByte have worked together to build technology for Bluefin’s remotely-operated vehicles to track gas and oil pipelines under the sea. Patricia Gruber, …

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DARPA Picks 5 Contractors to Develop Long-Range Drone for Small Ships

Five companies have won contracts from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to help design unmanned aircraft that can launch from small ships, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Sunday. John Keller writes the agency’s Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node program envisions smaller vessels as mobile launch and recovery platforms for medium-altitude …

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Bill Lingard Named URS President, George Nash to Head Energy Division; Martin Koffel Comments

Bill Lingard, chief operating officer of URS Corp. (NYSE: URS), will take on the additional role of president of the company and report to Chairman and CEO Martin Koffel. The appointment is effective immediately and all four company divisions will report directly to Lingard, URS announced Tuesday. “Bill will continue …

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