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Heavy at the Top: June’s GovCon Exec Move Recap

GovCon saw a number of top position changes and executive-level hires in the month of June, with GovCon Wire covering 20 in all. Three of GovCon’s largest firms will have new CEOs this year, all of whom previously served as COOs at their respective companies Hiring intelligence and information executives was also trending this month …

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June GovCon M&A Activity Recap

Specialty cybersecurity and business analytics companies were in demand in the GovCon acquisition market in June, as a ship repair company acquisition, a spin-off and a major in-house merger capped the M&A landscape. Here are the ten deals GovCon wire covered in June. ITT Exelis acquired Space Computer Corp., a …

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AF Pushing Netcents I Ceiling To Nearly $10B

The U.S. Air Force intends to revise the current ceiling of an information technology contract vehicle to $9.95 billion, according to a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday. Companies holding positions on the Netcents I vehicle include Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH),  General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS),  Lockheed Martin (NYSE: …

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Verizon Wins $40M DISA Telecommunications IDIQ

Verizon‘s (NYSE: VZ) business services unit has won a $40, 787, 599 contract to provide telecommunications services for a Defense Department research and engineering computer network. The Pentagon said work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will support the department’s High Performance Computing Modernization Program Office. Work under the base period will …

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Report: $5B Humvee Contract Up For Grabs

Contractors have unveiled their designs to compete for a potential $5 billion contract to provide the U.S. Army and Marine Corps with new vehicles, AutoWeek reports. The U.S. Army Tacom Life Cycle Command will start replacing 18, 500 aging military Humvees for the services branches through the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle …

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James Sheaffer To Retire; David Zolet Named CSC NA Public Sector Head

James Sheaffer, president of the North American public sector at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), will retire later this month, the company announced Tuesday. David Zolet, president of business development for the NA public sector, will succeed Sheaffer and will be responsible for cost and profit management disciplines, the company …

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ASRC Federal Promotes Caswell, Knowles; Ken Asbury Comments

ASRC Federal has promoted Timothy Caswell to president of new ventures and Michael Knowles to president of subsidiary Mission Solutions Engineering, the company announced Thursday. This is the company’s second major executive announcement in nearly a week, as Northrop Grumman veteran Leif Henecke recently joined ASRC Federal as chief information …

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Report: Lockheed Tops FY 2011 Defense Contracting Revenue

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) took the top spot for defense-based contracting revenue in fiscal year 2011, according to a Bloomberg Government analysis posted on Federal News Radio. Following the  Bethesda, Md.-based company was Boeing (NYSE: BA), General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC). …

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Boeing Wins $368M To Update US, NATO E-3 Avionics

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has won a $368 million engineering, manufacturing and development contract to update communications systems on U.S. and NATO aircraft. The company announced Wednesday it will design and modernize flight deck and avionics on the E-3 707 Airborne Warning and Control System fleet. Work will include integrating and …

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Lockheed To Provide Army Sight Systems For Hellfire Missiles

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $47, 586, 369 million contract to provide the U.S. Army with 18 target sight systems and data, the Defense Department announced Monday. AN/AAQ-30 systems track and identify targets, support laser-guided weapons and provide passive targeting for integrated weapons such as Hellfire missiles. …

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