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Alion to Work on Prosthetic Technology Solutions for Army Medical Research

Alion picked up a $1.4 million contract from the Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity to work on developing a better approach to robotic control technology for prosthetic limbs for military amputees. According to the firm, “Alion will develop a protocol and modeling tool for robotic, upper limb prosthetics that will …

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Alion Hires Stephen Miller to Lead Management & Decision Support Operation

Alion Science has hired retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Stephen Miller to the role of vice president and manager of the company’s Management and Decision Support Operation. Miller will support customers and will work to boost the firm’s offering in markets like cyber warfare and decision support. “The unique requirements …

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Alion Wins Deal to Boost Shock, Environment Testing for Navy Ships, Subs

Alion Science picked up a three-year deal worth $6.3 million from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to find potential improvement points for shock and environmental test procedures for Navy surface ship and submarine field organizations. The firm will evaluate and review prototype designs, plans and procedures from equipment manufacturers. …

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Alion Books Deal to Help Special Operations Forces in the Field

Alion has picked up an $18 million task order to “provide quick responses to Special Operations Forces (SOF) needs for repairs and improvements to critical weapons systems by engineering and prototyping the enhancements in-theatre.” The Mobile Technology and Repair Complex (MTRC) offers portable manufacturing facility for the SOF at the …

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Alion’s Peter Jacobs on Emerging Trends in Communications

Alion VP of  Communications and Marketing Peter Jacobs spoke with ExecutiveBiz about the emerging trends he sees in the marketing and communications areas. “I’m going to be the contrarian here, because I’m less excited about social media than some of my colleagues in B2B or B2C companies, ” he said. …

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‘Alion Cares’ Doubles Goal for ‘Our Military Kids’; Bahman Atefi, Stacy Mendler Present $47K Check

Alion Cares finished a strong fundraising campaign for “Our Military Kids, ” nearly doubling the target total of $25, 000. According to the firm, “the campaign was strong from beginning to end, with the result being a donation of $47, 072 to Our Military Kids. The addition of having a …

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Alion Contracts Pro Phyllis Turvey on How You Can Stay Ahead

ExecutiveBiz profiled Alion contracts specialist Phyllis Turvey, who provided some insight on how to stay in front of the demands of the industry. “Among those forward-thinking steps is Alion’s Contracts Knowledge Information System (CKIS). Plus, its OCI routing system. “’We’re seeing a lot more reporting requirements with the government, ‘ …

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Alion Science, Boeing Book Defense Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Alion Science and Technology was awarded a $9, 380, 531 contract, which will provide research and development on countermine detection, neutralization, and clearance to mitigate landmine and improvised explosive device threats.  At this time, $426, 587 has been obligated.  55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air Force …

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L-3, Alion, Raytheon, IBM Score Work Orders from DoD

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $61, 018, 760 immediate award contract to provide modifications to MC-130W aircraft to install a Precision Strike package.  Eight kits and eight installations are being procured under this acquisition.  At this time, $15, 837, 316 has been …

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Alion Books Army Information Win

Alion Science and Technology picked up a $3.6 million task order to improve the Army’s  information capabilities with technical engineering support. The firm will boost LandWarNet, “a standardized set of warfighter capabilities across the Army’s computer networks and enterprise processes.” “It’s extremely critical for decision makers to receive quality information …

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