M&A Activity

L3 Closes Azimuth Security, Linchpin Labs Acquisition Deals

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has completed its acquisitions of Azimuth Security and Linchpin Labs nearly two months after announcing the two deals worth a combined $200M. Both information security providers will merge into a single business called L3 Trenchant, the New York City-based company said Friday. L3 — which generated $9.6B in …

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Speedcast Makes Government Satcom Market Push Through $135M Globecomm Buy

Satellite communications company Speedcast International has agreed to purchase Hauppauge, N.Y.-based Globecomm Systems from affiliates of Tennenbaum Capital Partners and HPS Investment Partners for approximately $135M to expand footprint across the government, enterprise and maritime sectors. Australia-based Speedcast said Monday it expects the transaction to conclude in the fourth quarter of …

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Arlington Capital Acquires Black Box’s Government Arm to Form New Comms Tech Firm

Arlington Capital Partners has launched a new company, Tyto Athene, after the Washington-based investment firm completed its $75M cash purchase of Black Box’s (Nasdaq: BBOX) government solutions business. Tyto Athene will provide systems integration support and managed services for communications platforms of the Defense Department and civilian agencies, Arlington Capital …

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MAG Aerospace Adds Navy Work Through Ausley Purchase; Joe Fluet Quoted

MAG Aerospace has bought Lexington Park, Md.-based unmanned aviation system and program development services contractor Ausley Associates for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand work with the U.S. Navy. MAG said Friday it will absorb more than 200 logistics, program management and systems engineering professionals as part of the deal. Joe Fluet, MAG …

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Alion Completes MacB Purchase; Steve Schorer Quoted

Alion Science and Technology, a Veritas Capital portfolio company, has completed its acquisition of engineering and information technology services contractor MacAulay-Brown for an undisclosed amount. McLean, Va.-based Alion first announced the transaction early in August. Steve Schorer, Alion president and CEO and a 2018 Wash100 awardee, said in a statement released Wednesday the …

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CACI Closes $84M Buy of General Dynamics Business Unit; Ken Asbury, Jack London Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has closed its purchase of CSRA’s former systems engineering and acquisition services business unit from General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) for $84M to expand support work for the U.S. Navy. Arlington, Va.-based CACI said Thursday it expects the acquisition to add approximately $150M to its revenue for fiscal 2019 and …

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Boeing to Buy Small Satellite Developer Millennium Space Systems; Leanne Caret Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has agreed to purchase El Segundo, Calif.-based Millennium Space Systems for an undisclosed sum in an effort to broaden its portfolio of space and satellite platforms. Boeing said Thursday it expects the acquisition to conclude by the end of the third quarter of 2018 and will operate …

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Report: CACI to Buy Former CSRA Systems Engineering Business From General Dynamics

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has agreed to purchase a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit for approximately $80 million, the Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday. Sources said the transaction involves CSRA’s former systems engineering and acquisition services unit that performed work for Naval Sea Systems Command and was acquired by General …

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American Systems Buys DDL OMNI Engineering; Peter Smith Comments

American Systems has bought McLean, Va.-based engineering and technical services contractor DDL OMNI Engineering for an undisclosed sum. Chantilly, Va.-based American Systems said Monday it will integrate DDL OMNI into its professional and customs solutions business, led by Hyuk Byun, and absorb approximately 250 employees as part of the deal. “Acquisitions are an important element of …

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Steve Schorer: Alion Science Makes Emerging Tech Push Through MacB Purchase

Alion Science and Technology has agreed to buy MacAulay-Brown for an undisclosed sum to expand work with national security customers and engineering and technology offerings. Steve Schorer, Alion president and CEO and a 2018 Wash100 winner, said in a statement released Thursday the company made the acquisition in a push to …

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