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Harris expands cyber capability with acquisition of Crucial Security

   Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has completed its acquisition of privately held Crucial Security, Inc., expanding Harris capabilities and customer footprint in the cyber security market. Crucial Security has approximately 110 employees located primarily in Chantilly, Virginia. Crucial Security offers an array of mission-enabling …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Wash100 Vote Ends June 1st; BAE, CACI Receive Major Contracts; GSA/Booz Allen $800M Task Order; POC’s AI Just Beyond Tomorrow to Feature PW Singer; David Wajsgras, Maria Roat Make Exec Moves; Become a GovCon Expert and our Weekly Top Ten Stories

Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre Reclaims First Place; Juliane Gallina Takes Second; Mark Milley Moves Up; Wash100 Voting Ending June 1st. ONLY TEN DAYS REMAINING! The 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote will draw to a close on June 1st. With only ten days remaining, excitement is at an all-time high as the battle …

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Maxar Concludes US Domestication Process

Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) has completed the procedure of incorporating the space technology services contractor under the laws of the state of Delaware. The company said Tuesday it also transitioned to U.S. generally accepted accounting principles standards and securities filings. All outstanding and issued common shares of the Canadian parent company were exchanged for …

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Maxar Makes Progress in US Domestication Plan With Canadian Court Approval

Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) has made headway in its U.S. domestication effort after it received approval from the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Canada for certain changes the company made to its arrangement plan. The company said Friday the arrangement plan allows it to directly purchase common shares from shareholders …

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55 Firms Land Spots on $37B Army Contract for C4ISR Program Support Services

The U.S. Army has selected 55 companies to compete for task orders under a potential $37.4 billion contract vehicle that covers knowledge-based professional services for government programs that have command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance requirements. The service branch received 387 bids for the Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Service indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via the …

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MDA, DigitalGlobe Shareholders Set July 27 Vote on $3.6B Merger Plan

DigitalGlobe and Canada-based MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates are scheduled to hold their respective shareholder meetings July 27 to decide on MDA’s proposed $3.6 billion acquisition of the Westminster, Colorado-based Earth imaging services provider originally announced in February. Both companies also refiled a joint voluntary notice to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. in …

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John Celli, President of SSL, Retires; New SSL Executive Appointments

John Celli, president of SSL (Space Systems Loral,) will be stepping down after serving the satellites and spacecraft systems company for 36 years, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA), announced Wednesday. Dario Zamarian has been appointed Group President and Paul Estey has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at …

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MDA-DigitalGlobe M&A Deal Focused on Satellite Imagery, Earth Observation Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2017 — The upcoming $3.6 billion acquisition of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) by MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates is anticipated to boost the latter’s satellite manufacturing business and diversify its satellite services, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the deal will also work to build on MDA’s …

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February 17 Market Close: GovCon Index Sets 5th Straight Record Close on Boeing & Huntington Ingalls Lifts

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index crawled to a fifth straight record close Friday to extend its current stretch of weekly gains to three and record a five-day advance of 2.72 percent . The U.S. stock benchmark S&P 500 also inched to a record close for a weekly gain of more than 1 percent despite investor …

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Dan Morris Joins UltiSat as Govt Services Senior Director; Amy Gwinn Comments

Dan Morris, a former senior account executive at Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE), has been named senior director of government services at Gaithersburg, Maryland-based satellite communications firm.UltiSat. Morris will be responsible for helping expand the company’s projects with U.S. defense agencies and professional services portfolio, UltiSat said Tuesday. He previously held senior-level roles …

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