Ramona Adams

Cyxtera to Buy Immunity in Cybersecurity Portfolio Expansion Push

Infrastructure security company Cyxtera Technologies has signed an agreement to purchase Immunity, a Miami, Florida-based network security services firm. Cyxtera said Tuesday it will integrate Immunity’s offerings into its portfolio of threat analytics products and leverage the latter company’s team and customer base when the acquisition is complete. The deal is subject …

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Transcom Awards 14 Spots on Potential $228M Air Cargo Transportation Services IDIQ

The U.S. Transportation Command has selected 14 companies to provide air cargo transportation services under a potential five-year, $227.9 million contract. The indefinite–delivery/indefinite–quantity contract contains a one-year base period with a guaranteed minimum award to each contractor, The Defense Department said Friday. Work covers door-to-door pickup and delivery; transportation; intransit visibility; payment system …

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Leidos Defense Group Head Michael Leiter Leaves Company

Leidos‘ (NYSE: LDOS) defense group president Michael Leiter left the company on Friday approximately one year after the merger with the former Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions segment was first announced. Leidos disclosed Leiter’s departure in a regulatory filing after markets closed Friday. “We thank Michael for …

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Jacobs Wins Follow-On $4.6B MDA Mission Support IDIQ

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has won a potential $4.6 billion contract to deliver products and services in support of the Missile Defense Agency‘s operations, test and training activities. The Defense Department said Wednesday Jacobs will support missions of the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center as well as MDA’s …

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CGI Federal to Build Army’s Contract Writing System Under Potential $134M Award

CGI‘s (NYSE: GIB) federal business has received a potential $133.9 million contract to develop an enterprise-wide software platform for the U.S. Army to write, manage, execute or close out a contract. The Army Contracting Command announced the contract award in a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday. The service branch needs a contract writing and management system to …

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AECOM Subsidiary Wins $3.6B Contract for Air Force Range Support Services

AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) URS Federal Services subsidiary has won a potential $3.6 billion contract to provide range support services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Thursday the cost-plus-award-fee contract covers testing, tactics development, advanced training and joint and Air Force mission support. Work is scheduled to occur through March 31, 2034, at the Nevada …

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Raytheon Gets $80M Navy Contract Modification for Weapon System Engineering, Technical Services

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received an $80 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to perform design agent engineering and technical support services for the Phalanx close-in and land-based weapon systems as well as the SeaRAM missile defense platform. The Defense Department said Tuesday the award includes foreign military sales to Saudi Arabia, …

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NNSA Taps HII-BWXT JV for Potential $1.4B Los Alamos Lab Cleanup Contract

A joint venture of Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE:HII) SN3 subsidiary and BWX Technologies (NYSE: BWXT) has received a potential 10-year, $1.39 billion contract from the National Nuclear Security Administration to clean up contaminants in the Los Alamos National Laboratory. HII said Wednesday the joint venture named Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos will perform work …

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Satellite Industry Vet Samer Halawi to Join Intelsat as Chief Commercial Officer

Samer Halawi, formerly chief commercial officer of satellite communications firm OneWeb, has been appointed to a similar role at Intelsat (NYSE:I) in a move slated to take effect Jan. 9. Intelsat said Wednesday Halawi’s appointment comes as the company aims to accelerate the commercialization of its EpicNG satellite fleet and the launch of new managed service offerings. The …

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BAE Gets Potential $267M Contract to Extend UK Navy Ship Combat Tech Support

BAE Systems has received a seven-year contract worth approximately $267.5 million from the British defense ministry to help sustain availability of combat systems onboard U.K. navy ships. The company said Thursday it will maintain equipment availability, address obsolescence and update the combat systems of 38 ships under the Joint Support Solution 2 …

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