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Seven Firms Win Spots on $245M IDIQ to Train Marine Corps Operating Forces

Seven companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $245M contract to hone the warfighting skills of U.S. Marine Corps personnel who will operate within a joint and merged environment. Contractors will vie for task orders to train USMC operating forces on command, control, computer, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance …

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American Systems-MEI JV Lands Spot on $264M NASA Engineering, Technical Support IDIQ; Peter Smith Quoted

A joint venture of American Systems and Millennium Engineering and Integration will compete for engineering and technical support service task orders under NASA’s potential eight-year, $264M contract. New Horizons Aeronautics will deliver services in support of the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif., American Systems said Tuesday. NHAero …

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American Systems to Support Air Nat’l Guard C-130 Training Systems; Peter Smith Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 15, 2018 — American Systems will provide systems engineering, software maintenance and other services under a $27M task order in support of C-130 training platforms used by the Air National Guard, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 16. The company said Oct. 15 the task order, which it received via the General …

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Navy Taps Eight Firms for $284M Technical, Engineering Support Services IDIQ

Eight companies have secured spots on a potential $283.8M contract to provide technical and engineering support services for electrical power and generation systems aboard the U.S. Navy’s vessels. Work will cover the installation of such power mechanisms on assault craft, submarines and surface ships, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will …

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American Systems Buys DDL OMNI Engineering; Peter Smith Comments

American Systems has bought McLean, Va.-based engineering and technical services contractor DDL OMNI Engineering for an undisclosed sum. Chantilly, Va.-based American Systems said Monday it will integrate DDL OMNI into its professional and customs solutions business, led by Hyuk Byun, and absorb approximately 250 employees as part of the deal. “Acquisitions are an important element of …

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23 Firms Win Spots on $794M Navy Unmanned Undersea Vehicle R&D Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded 23 companies positions on a potential five-year, $794.5 million contract to support the development and fabrication of unmanned undersea vehicles. The Defense Department said Monday the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division received 28 offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that will run through July 2023. Contractors …

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John Steckel Named American Systems Business Development VP; Peter Smith Comments, Steckel Interviewed

John Steckel, a more than 16-year federal market veteran, has joined American Systems as vice president of business development at the Chantilly, Va.-based information technology and engineering services contractor. American Systems said Monday Steckel will oversee the company’s efforts to identify new customers and implement capture strategies. “John will be an integral …

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American Systems CFO Earns Virginia Business Magazine Award; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 28, 2018 — American Systems Chief Financial Officer Peter Whitfield has received a 2018 CFO Award from the Virginia Business magazine in recognition of his financial expertise and contribution to the community, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday Whitfield, who has more than three decades of experience in finance, accounting …

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Chris Bauer Joins Valiant as SVP, COO of National Security & Mission Support Division

Chris Bauer, a more than 25-year government contracting industry veteran, has joined Valiant Integrated Services as a senior vice president and chief operating officer of the firm’s national security and mission support division. Bauer will lead the delivery of knowledge-based services such as intelligence analysis and language services as well as …

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6 Firms Win Spots on $900M Contract for DoD Joint Test & Evaluation Program Support

The U.S. Army has chosen six companies to support the Defense Department‘s Joint Test and Evaluation Program under a potential 10-year, $900 million shared contract. DoD said Thursday 12 bids were submitted to the Army Corps of Engineers’ engineering research and development center for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract via the internet. …

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