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AECOM to Provide Propellant, Life Support Services for NASA KSC

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 17, 2015 — NASA has selected AECOM (NYSE: ACM) company URS to provide propellant, life support and engineering services for the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The space agency said the contract has a ceiling value of $93 million with a base period of …

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Army Picks 7 Firms for Architect-Engineering Services to USACE, EPA

The U.S. Army has awarded a $90 million contract to seven companies to provide architect and engineering services to the Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division and Environmental Protection Agency Region 2. The Defense Department said Thursday the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract is for services in support of the Multiple Environmental Government Acquisition program. DoD listed the following …

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August 10 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stock Indices Climb 1% on Oil Rebound

The GovCon Index rebounded from two straight days of declines Monday to record a gain of 1.428 percent and close at 77.328. All three major U.S. stock indices also each advanced at least 1 percent Monday as investors gained confidence from a rise in oil prices despite a report that showed …

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Ret. AF Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger Named to AECOM Board; Michael Burke Comments

Janet Wolfenbarger, former commander of the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command and a retired four-star general, has been appointed to the board of directors at AECOM (NYSE: ACM) in a move that officially takes effect Saturday. She has led AFMC operations over the past three years and her prior roles also include vice …

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US Army Picks Five Firms to Renovate Embassy Facilities

The U.S. Army has awarded a $95 million task order to five companies for the maintenance of U.S. embassies worldwide. Michael Baker Global Services, Fluor, KBR, Aecom and Weston Solutions will work to renovate embassy spaces through July 23, 2020, the Defense Department said Monday. The Army Corps of Engineers …

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Josh Sawislak to Lead Global Resilience Strategy at AECOM

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 27, 2015 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has announced Josh Sawislak as its new global director of resilience, tasked to lead the engineering firm’s infrastructure resilience, risk reduction and climate adaptation strategy work, GovCon Executive reported Friday. Sawislak has spent more than a decade in public service, most …

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July 21 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Plunge on Earnings Results

The GovCon Index mirrored across-the-board declines in U.S. stock markets Tuesday with a loss of 1.302 percent to close at 76.143. Investors reacted negatively to earnings reports from blue chip stocks such as IBM (NYSE: IBM), United Technologies (NYSE: UTX) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) that either missed forecasts by many market analysts or …

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Nine Firms Land $240M Munitions Contract with US Army

Nine companies have won a combined $240 million contract to produce munitions for the U.S. Army. The contractors will also perform environmental response services at locations deemed affected by munitions under the multiple-award contract, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The awardees are: EA Engineering Science & Technology Earth Resources Technology …

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July 14 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Gain Streak to 4 Days

The GovCon Index closed in positive territory for the fourth consecutive trading session Tuesday with a gain of 0.470 points to end at 76.867. Semiconductor and biotechnology stocks drove gains in U.S. markets Thursday despite a report that said consumer purchases fell 0.3 percent in June after a 1-percent climb in May, according to Bloomberg. …

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July 13 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Rise in Tandem After Greece Pact

The GovCon Index extended its gains from the previous two trading days into Monday with a rise of 1.06 percent to close at 76.396 as U.S. markets welcomed reports over a deal between Greece and its creditors. CNBC reports that pact would keep Greece in the Euro zone and get financial aid in return …

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