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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Executive Moves for Perspecta, POC Hosting 2020 CIO Forum on Jan. 23rd, Major Contracts for Leidos, CACI, Lockheed Martin, Red Hat’s David Egts Talks Open-Source Approaches & Top 10 Weekly Stories

Leidos Books Potential $1B FAA Flight Service Modernization Contract; Jim Moos Quoted Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has landed a potential 15-year, $1 billion contract to update the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) digital flight briefing service with aeronautical and weather data as well as flight planning support features.  The Future Flight Services …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: POC Hosts Unmanned Systems in the Future Fight Forum, Baird’s 2019 Government & Defense Conference, $152M Contract for Booz Allen, Executive Moves for GDIT, Leidos & Weekly Top 10 Stories

On Tuesday, Potomac Officers Club (POC) hosted its Unmanned Systems in the Future Fight Forum featuring Maj. Gen. Peter Gersten, special assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs (AF/A5/8) for the U.S. Air Force, as the keynote speaker. In addition, an expert panel featuring Jim Thomson …

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Sevatec Receives Task Order to Support DHS Asset Database; Sonny Kakar Quoted

Sevatec has won a $20 million task order under the unrestricted track of the General Services Administration's  Alliant 2 contract to support development, operation, maintenance and management of the Department of Homeland Security's Consolidated Asset Portfolio and Sustainability Information System.

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Sevatec Wins GSA’s COMET BPA, $116M Task Order Award; Sonny Kakar Quoted

Sevatec announced on Thursday that the General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded the company a spot its CIO Modernization and Enterprise Transformation (COMET) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). The company will provide application modernization and transformation services for Halley’s COMET $116 million task order. Sevatec will be responsible for a portfolio of …

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Alan Chvotkin of Professional Services Council: Even Third Time Not the Charm – GPO Buy for VA Upheld

I’ve previously written about a procurement for suicide prevention locks and associated printing services that was undertaken for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) by the Government Publishing Office (GPO). A veteran-owned small business challenged the VA and the GPO procurement at the Government Accountability Office (GAO), at the Court …

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Ettain Group Acquires Leidos Health, LLC

Baird’s Global Investment Banking Group announced on Wednesday that Leidos Health, LLC, a subsidiary of Leidos, Inc., has been acquired by ettain group, a portfolio company of Alvarez & Marsal Capital (“A&M Capital”).  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Leidos Health will be re-branded as part of ettain group’s …

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One Year Later: Tyndall Air Force Base’s Journey to Recovery after Hurricane Michael

The eerie silence spoke volumes about the storm’s aftermath. Chris Schulze noticed the unusual stillness when he first arrived 48 hours after Hurricane Michael obliterated most of Tyndall Air Force Base in Panama City, Florida. “It was so quiet with no aircraft flying. Storm debris everywhere made it very hard …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: AECOM Sells Management Services Business to American Securities for $2.4B, Leidos Wins Two Huge Contracts, POC Announces Panelist for Unmanned Systems in the Future Fight, Executive Moves & Weekly Top 10 Stories

AECOM has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its management services business to affiliates of American Securities and Lindsay Goldberg for $2.4 billion, the company announced on Monday. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the company’s board of directors and is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory …

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