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Thomas D’Agostino Joins Fluor as Govt Group Strategic Planning, Development SVP

Thomas D’Agostino, former administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration, has joined Fluor Corp.’s (NYSE: FLR) government group as senior vice president of strategic planning and development. The 36-year government service veteran retired from NNSA in January after six years as its chief, Fluor said Thursday. News of his appointment comes in …

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Bill Bodie Joins Fluor as Govt Group Business Development SVP

Bill Bodie, formerly an executive vice president at Parsons Corp., has joined Fluor as senior vice president of business development for the company’s government group. He will be based at the Fluor government group’s headquarters in Arlington, Va. and be responsible for leading sales, marketing and communications, Fluor said Tuesday. At …

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Battelle, Bechtel to Help Army Destroy Chemical Weapons; Dan Taylor Comments

Battelle has won a $76 million contract to help Bechtel National destroy the U.S. Army‘s stockpiles of chemical weapons at a demilitarization plant. Bechtel National selected Battelle to monitor agent air and perform other science and technology services during the plant’s final construction and readiness preparation phases, Battelle said Wednesday. A …

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Andrew Peters Named AECOM SVP, Safety Lead; John Dionisio Comments

Andrew Peters, a former Parsons Corp. vice president for safety, health and environment, has joined AECOM Technology Corp. as senior vice president and chief safety officer. The 35-year industry veteran brings experience in managing both direct hire and contractor workforces, AECOM said Monday. Peters will lead AECOM’s safety, health and …

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SAIC on $300M NNSA Engineering BPA Team; JT Grumski Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) is a member of a team that won a prime position on a $300 million blanket purchase agreement for technical and engineering services from the National Nuclear Security Administration. The company said it is a member of a small business team led by TechSource …

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Bechtel Wins $355M for Navy Nuclear Propulsion Parts

Bechtel has won a $355, 877, 746 contract to provide the U.S. Navy nuclear propulsion components, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The company’s plant machinery division will perform 69 percent of the work in Monroeville, Pa. and the remainder in Schenectady, N.Y. The Pentagon did not announce a completion date …

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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins …

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Nick Wakeman: If EADS Merger Closes, BAE May Shed $2B Intell Business

In a Thursday column for Washington Technology, editor Nick Wakeman explored potential implications should BAE Systems and EADS close on a deal to merge, with effects reverberating in Europe and the U.S. Wakeman reports a source told him BAE may have to sell its estimated $2 billion intelligence business to comply …

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Cobham Now Owns 25% of Danish SATCOM Firm

Cobham plc. has acquired an additional 22.74 percent share in Denmark-based satellite communications firm Thrane & Thrane and now owns approximately 25.6 percent of that firm’s issued share capital. The British aerospace, defense and security firm announced Thursday it purchased the new shares from Jupiter Asset Management Limited at an estimated …

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GovCon Wire’s October M&A Activity Recap: Active Tech Sector, One Big Spinoff

The technology sector was one to watch in October’s merger and acquisition landscape, and a dominant player in the government contracting industry completed a significant transformation. GovCon Wire recorded 10 acquisitions in October and the first week of November, up from the eight we covered in September. Acquisitions IBM (NYSE: IBM) looked …

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