Contract Awards

Raytheon BBN to Model Brain Capabilities for Potential Battlefield Application

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) wholly owned subsidiary BBN Technologies has won $3 million to explore new methods of modeling the brain’s ability to make sense of large amounts of haphazard, partial information. The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, which is overseen by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, provided the …

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General Dynamics NASSCO to Renovate and Modernize USS Harpers Ferry

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, Calif., a $28, 841, 256 modification to a previously-awarded contract for the USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) fiscal 2011 extended docking phased maintenance availability. General Dynamics will support an extensive renovation and modernization of …

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STG to Provide Logistics Engineering for Government Munitions and Armament Systems

  STG, Inc. has won a $3.25 million prime contract to support the National Warheads and Energetics Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium‘s logistics research and engineering directorate. STG will provide logistics engineering services. It will support improving the reliability, maintainability and availability of government-specified munitions and armament systems, while minimizing life-cycle cost …

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DynCorp and AECOM Joint Venture Added to $9.7B Army Language Services IDIQ

The U.S. Army has selected DynCorp International and AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) joint venture Global Linguist Solutions to compete for task orders on its $9.7 billion defense language interpretation translation enterprise contract. The six companies on the multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity hybrid contract will provide interpretation and translation services for personnel, equipment, supplies, facilities, transportation, tools, materials, supervision and other items. Global Linguist …

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Harris Receives $18M Army Order for Battlefield Vehicle Radio Systems

The U.S. Army has placed a $17.8 million order with Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS)  for additional Falcon II AN/VRC-104(V)(3) radio systems. The radios will provide high-frequency communications in mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles. The AN/VRC-104 is a fully-integrated communications system that provides beyond-line-of-sight coverage. It includes the Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) high-frequency tactical radio, which delivers beyond …

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Raytheon BBN Technologies to Design and Integrate Small Satellite Information Architecture

Raytheon Company‘s (NYSE: RTN) wholly owned subsidiary BBN Technologies has won $2.4 million in Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency funding to design and integrate an information architecture for wireless small module satellites. The award is part of the system F6 program and will support secure real-time communications among satellite modules. The F6 program aims to replace …

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URS Wins $45.5M Navy Contract to Support Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected Vehicles

The U.S. Navy has awarded URS Technical Services, Inc, (NYSE: URS) Stafford, Va., a $45, 501, 715 time and material contract for mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicle contract support services. URS will support the MRAP program in the following areas: program management acquisition systems engineering test and evaluation logistics safety and quality Work will be performed …

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Lockheed Wins $89M Modification to Provide 9 Air Force Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin Corporation‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautical systems of Marietta, Ga., a modification to a firm-fixed-price contract not to exceed $89, 016, 000. The modification obligates fiscal year 2011 congressionally mandated advance procurement funding for long lead efforts. Lockheed will provide one U.S. Air Force C-130J -30 aircraft and eight HC/MC …

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ITT to Sustain Air Force Space and Missile Sensors, Provide System Engineering

The U.S. Air Force has awarded ITT Systems Corp. (NYSE: ITT), Colorado Springs, Colo., a $7, 745, 642 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract. The company will provide system engineering integration and sustain ground-based missile warning, missile defense and space surveillance sensors. Work will be performed at Colorado Springs, Colo. Peterson …

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L-3 To Help Navy Update Canadian Air Force Training System

The U.S. Navy has awarded L-3 Communications Corp. (NYSE: LLL), Arlington, Texas, a $22, 362, 512 firm-fixed-price contract for hardware and software to upgrade the Canadian Air Force’s training system. The purchase is under the Foreign Military Sales program. Canada’s advanced distributed combat training system will upgrade to the current U.S. Navy tactical operation flight trainers …

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