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Katherine Hammack Rejoins EY as Public Sector Group Executive Director; Mike Herrinton Comments

Katherine Hammack, a former assistant secretary of the U.S. Army, has rejoined EY as executive director within the professionals services firm’s government and public sector practice. EY said Tuesday she previously led EY’s Phoenix, Arizona-based climate change and sustainability services practice where she helped clients develop sustainability strategies and achieve Leadership in …

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Northrop to Produce Counter-IED Systems for Navy Under Potential $505M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential five-year, $505.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy to start full-rate production of systems designed to protect warfighters, vehicles and structures from radio-controlled improvised explosive threats. The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will manufacture the systems under the Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device …

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Microsoft Adds Arizona, Texas as Azure Government Data Center Regions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has expanded the availability of its Azure Government cloud platform to two additional data center regions in Arizona and Texas in efforts to support government customer workloads and data, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Tom Keane, general manager of engineering for Microsoft Azure, wrote in …

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Air Force Picks 4 Companies for $95M Overhead Production Services IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded four companies positions under a potential six-year, $95 million contract for overhead production services. Aerospace Engineering and Support, AllSource Global Management, SierTek and Young’s Engineering Services will perform tasks such as business, management and production operations support for depot maintenance under indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Friday. The contract …

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General Dynamics Border Video Surveillance Tech Reaches Full Operating Capability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 13, 2017 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Remote Video Surveillance System has secured full operational capability status from the Customs and Border Protection agency following two years of field tests, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the system was deployed along the southern U.S. border for the …

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Intel Plans $7B Investment for Future Semiconductor Factory in Arizona

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 10, 2017 — Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) plans to allot more than $7 billion toward the development of a semiconductor factory in Chandler, Arizona, that could generate approximately 10,000 jobs in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the future Fab 42 facility will utilize the 7-nanometer semiconductor …

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UTC Subsidiary to Provide F-35 Propulsion System Services Under $310M Navy Contract

A United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary has secured a $309.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide propulsion system services in support of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Pratt & Whitney will supply hardware, training course materials and equipment for the F-35 aircraft of the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, …

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Raytheon Plans to Expand Southern Arizona Missile Systems Business

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) plans to expand its missile systems operations and add close to 2, 000 jobs at the business headquarters in Tucson, Arizona, over a five-year period, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday its job creation, facilities expansion and operational output are …

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CyrusOne Adds Data Hall With 32, 000 Colocation Sq. Ft. to Phoenix Campus

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2016 — CyrusOne (Nasdaq: CONE) will append a new data hall to its Phoenix campus in Arizona to accommodate an additional 32, 000 square feet for colocation services and generate six megawatts of power, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Phoenix data center is connected to other CyrusOne facilities across the …

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Chenega Unveils Future Military Intelligence, Operations Customer Service Branch in Arizona

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 26, 2016 — Chenega Corp. will open a new customer service center in Arizona on June 9 in efforts to support federal government and defense clients in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Sierra Vista service branch will house Chenega military intelligence and operations support …

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