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Defense Microelectronics Activity Increases Engineering IDIQ to $6B

A Defense Department component responsible for microelectronic technologies in weapons systems has awarded a $1, 344, 000, 000 contract modification for engineering services over the next three years. The Defense Microelectronics Activity increased the total Advanced Technology Support Program III contract’s ceiling value from $4, 703, 000, 000 to $6, 047, 000, 000, the …

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Navy Picks 30 for Potential $854M Marine Corps Logistics IDIQs

The U.S. Navy has selected 30 companies to compete for task orders to provide logistics support services to the Marine Corps under contracts potentially worth $854, 625, 075 combined. Task orders for the initial base year are worth up to $170, 925, 015 combined for work through May 2014 and …

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Northrop Team Wins $214M For DISA Command, Control Update

A team of contractors led by Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $214 million task order to update a joint command and control system for the Defense Department. The potential 54-month task order’s base year is worth $58 million and the team won the order through the Defense …

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Northrop Promotes 26-Year Vet Dale Burton To Aerospace CTO In Series Of Exec Moves

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed three vice presidents in its aerospace systems sector to lead new organizations within that sector. Dale Burton will serve as the sector’s chief technology officer and lead a new research and technology organization,  Robert Burke will lead the sector’s strategy and business development organization …

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UPDATE: Army Picks 20 Firms for $10B Tactical Communications IDIQ; Bob Durbin Comments

The U.S. Army has awarded 20 companies the opportunity to compete for task orders on the Global Tactical Advanced Communications Systems contract, according to Defense Systems. The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract is meant to supply the Army’s Program Executive Office for Command, Communications and Control – Tactical with state-of-the-art communications devices and systems. “The initial task orders …

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Bill Hoover Comments on American Systems $1.5B Navy Vessel Contract Spot

American Systems will help the Navy transfer the branch’s legacy vessels to foreign buyers as part of a potential $1.5 billion contract, the company announced Monday. President and CEO Bill Hoover said in a release that the company and a team of subcontractors will support the Naval Sea Systems Command’s …

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Contractors to Start Transferring Vessels Abroad on Potential $1.5B Navy Contract

VSE Corp. and a team of contractors can now start working on a potential $1.5 billion foreign military sales contract with the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Technology reported. The contract, originally awarded in October 2011, has one base year worth $277 million and four one-year options. Team members …

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Navy Awards $97M Education Services Contract

The U.S. Navy awarded a contract potentially worth $97, 361, 843 for education training products and services, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The cost-plus-fixed fee, firm-fixed price contract includes the base period and two one-year options. Contractors will provide training products and services to the Naval Education Training Command and the …

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Accenture Assembles Federal Business Advisory Board; Kay Kapoor Comments

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed five former federal officials to Accenture’s newly formed federal advisory board, Accenture announced Tuesday. Accenture said the board will meet quarterly and advise the company’s federal services unit on the federal market, industry trends and business strategies. Kay Kapoor, managing director of Accenture’s federal practice, …

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William Lynn Confirmed to be New DRS CEO

Italian aerospace and defense group Finmeccanica has confirmed that former Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn has joined its DRS Technologies subsidiary as chairman and CEO. The company announced Lynn will succeed current Chairman and CEO Mark Newman, who is retiring. Prior to joining DRS, Lynn served as deputy defense secretary …

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