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DoD’s Hon. Kevin Fahey Delivers Opening Keynote Address at GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition & Modernization Forum

Hon. Kevin Fahey Asst Sec for Acquisition Defense Department

The Hon. Kevin Fahey, assistant secretary for acquisition at the Department of Defense, delivered the opening keynote address during GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum on December 1st. Vince Vlasho, Managing Director, Defense & Intelligence with Accenture Federal Services (AFS), introduced Fahey and moderated his address. Fahey began his remarks by discussing how the DoD has modernized the acquisition process to more quickly deliver the necessary capabilities to meet the warfighter’s missions.

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14 Contractors Win Spots on $2.5B NAVFAC Southwest Construction IDIQ Vehicle

Construction project

The U.S. Navy has awarded 14 companies positions on a five-year, $2.5B indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicle to build, renovate or repair facilities located at various government installations within Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command's Southwest area of responsibility.

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McKinsey & Co.’s Eric Chewning, Frank Coleman: Defense Companies Should Take Programmatic Approach to M&A

Eric Chewning Partner McKinsey and Co.

Eric Chewning and Frank Coleman, partners at McKinsey & Co., wrote in a commentary published Monday on Defense News that contractors seeking to support the Department of Defense’s evolving mission requirements and create value in a challenging budget environment should take a programmatic approach to mergers and acquisitions

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Parsons Chairman, CEO Chuck Harrington Receives First Wash100 Award for Company Growth, Expanding Defense Work

Parsons Chairman

Executive Mosaic founder and CEO Jim Garrettson presented Chuck Harrington, chairman and CEO of Parsons, his first Wash100 Award on Friday. Harrington has received the award for his leadership and vision to grow Parsons through key acquisitions, contract awards and expanding work with U.S. defense customers. Most notably, Harrington helped orchestrate multiple contract awards in 2019. 

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Eight Contractors Awarded $92M in NAVFAC Southwest Construction IDIQ Funds

Seven independent firms and one joint venture have been awarded $92M under a U.S. Navy multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to build, renovate and repair commercial and institutional buildings  at government installations throughout Naval Facilities Engineering Command's southwest area of operations.

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Ty Schieber: CMMC to Use DoD Information Network to Store Contractors’ Audit Data

Ty Schieber Board Chairman CMMC

Ty Schieber, board chairman of the accreditation body for the Pentagon’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program, said certification and audit data of contractors seeking accreditation under CMMC will be hosted on the Department of Defense Information Network, Nextgov reported Tuesday.

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