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Oceus Names CACI, Unisys Vet Cal Shintani Chief Growth Officer; Doug Smith Comments

Oceus Networks has appointed Cal Shintani senior vice president and chief growth officer, the company announced Thursday. Shintani will oversee business development, capture, proposals and sales. Shintani will also be responsible for the company’s merger and acquisition activities. Oceus President and CEO Doug Smith said Shintani’s business development background will help the …

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CACI Wins $41M to Develop Pentagon Accounting System; Daniel Allen Comments

CACI International Inc. (NYSE: CACI) won a $41 million task order to continue developing the Defense Department‘s accounting system, CACI announced Thursday. The task order has one base year and three option years and was awarded under the Defense Information Systems Agency‘s Encore II contract vehicle. CACI will provide business …

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PAE Names BAE, Pentagon Veteran Whit Cobb General Counsel

PAE appointed Paul “Whit” Cobb general counsel and senior vice president, effective Feb. 13, PAE announced Tuesday. Cobb will be responsible for all of PAE’s legal matters and PAE’s compliance environment. Cobb told GovCon Wire this is an interesting time for him to join PAE as it spun off from Lockheed …

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Northrop Elects Former CNO Gary Roughead to Board of Directors

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has elected retired Navy Adm. Gary Roughead to Northrop’s board of directors, Northrop announced Thursday. Roughead’s election increases the company’s number of directors to 13, 12 of which are nonemployee directors. The 38-year Navy veteran served as the 29th chief of naval operations from 2007 …

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GSA to Open Cloud Procurement Marketplace

The Government Services Administration will create an online marketplace for agencies to buy cloud computing services by the end of the year, according to a Federal News Radio report. David McClure, GSA’s associate administrator,  told attendees of the Cloud/Gov 2012 event Thursday that GSA aims to maximize computing capabilities and …

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Army Issues RFI for Semi-Autonomous Mechanical Robots

The U.S. Army is interested in acquiring up to 100 semi-autonomous mechanical robots, according to a request for information posted Thursday. The robots would provide logistical support to squad-sized dismounted patrols that operate in various Army environments around the globe. The Army wants to be able to operate the robots …

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L-3 Wins $50M Special Ops Night Vision Contract

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a $49, 958, 000 U.S. Navy contract to provide night vision devices to special operations forces, the Pentagon announced Thursday. Work will be performed in Londonderry, N.H. and is expected to be completed by February 2017. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Ind., is the …

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Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis Joins Veritas Capital

Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis has joined Veritas Capital in Washington, GovCon Wire has learned. Curtis told GovCon Wire Thursday his role with the private equity firm is helping identify and acquire companies in the government market. Veritas became the owner of Vangent, then known as Pearson Government Solutions, in …

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Fluor CEO David Seaton Succeeds Alan Boeckman as Fluor Chairman

Fluor Corp. CEO David Seaton has succeeded Alan Boeckman as chairman of Fluor’s board of directors. Seaton assumed the post Feb. 2 after Boeckman retired from the firm, Fluor announced Thursday. Boeckman had served as non-executive board chairman for a year after serving nine years as Fluor’s chairman and CEO. …

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Boeing Wins $1.8B Air Force C-17 Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $1, 781, 413, 723 U.S. Air Force contract modification to provide 10 C-17 aircraft, the Pentagon announced Thursday. The Indian air force will receive the aircraft under a foreign military sales agreement. Work will be performed in Long Beach, Calif. and is expected to …

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