News

BAE to Help Manage USAF Tech Obsolescence Under $67M Contract; Pete Trainer Quoted

Pete Trainer VP

BAE Systems has secured a potential five-year, $66.6M contract to provide the U.S. Air Force tools and services to manage availability risks for weapon platforms and other systems as part of the branch's Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages program. Pete Trainer, vice president and general manager of Air Force solutions at BAE, said the company will implement a cloud-based predictive analytics technology for the DMSMS program's next iteration.

Read More »

Shaveta Joshi Named ASRC Federal Chief HR Officer; Jennifer Felix Quoted

Shaveta Joshi Chief HR Officer ASRC Federal

Shaveta Joshi, former chief human resources officer at Serco, has been appointed to the same position at ASRC Federal where she brings more than 15 years of HR experience to her new position. ASRC Federal President and CEO Jennifer Felix said Joshi has the ability to align critical HR management elements with business strategy.

Read More »

GovCon Expert Alan Chvotkin Joins Nichols Liu as Partner, President of Pub K; Robert Nichols Quoted

GovCon Expert Alan Chvotkin, partner of Nichols Liu and president of Pub K

GovCon Expert Alan Chvotkin has joined law firm Nichols Liu as a partner. He has also been named the president of Pub K, a publisher covering the government contracting (GovCon) industry. “We are thrilled to have Alan Chvotkin, a recognized national expert on federal government contracting, join Nichols Liu,” said Robert Nichols, founding partner of Nichols Liu. “His knowledge, experience, and advocacy skills align perfectly with our firm’s principal focus of helping government contractors solve thorny problems and capitalize on opportunities.”

Read More »

Six Companies Win Spots on Potential $33B DLA Logistics Support IDIQ

Logistics service

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded six companies spots on a potential 10-year, $33B contract for logistics services as part of the fifth-generation Special Operations Equipment Tailored Logistics Support program. The awardees are ADS, Federal Resources Supply, Noble Supply, SupplyCore, Tactical Survival Specialties and W.S. Darley & Co.

Read More »

George Whittier: Fairbanks Morse Eyes Military Ship Aftermarket Expansion Through Ward Leonard Acquisition

George Whittier CEO Fairbanks Morse

Fairbanks Morse has purchased naval motor and control technology provider Ward Leonard Operating for an undisclosed sum to grow power generation equipment and aftermarket service offerings in the military sector. George Whittier, CEO of Fairbanks Morse, said he expects the deal to help build the company's status as a power systems integrator for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.

Read More »

LTM Secures $124M US Naval Aviation Enterprise Support IDIQ

LTM Inc.

LTM has been awarded a potential five-year, $124.1M contract to help the U.S. Navy's Fleet Readiness Center East integrate maintenance and supply functions across the naval aviation enterprise. The company will also perform logistical, technical and maintenance scheduling work to support NAE integration efforts, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

Read More »