Tag Archives: Army Contracting Command

Army Wants Common Auto-ID System for Pentagon Assets Tracking

The U.S. Army is looking for potential vendors that can provide automatic identification technology that will work to track the location and monitor the condition of equipment being used by the Defense Department. A solicitation notice released Friday says the branch also wants to acquire data communications, hardware, software and …

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Boeing to Deliver Aircraft Components, Spares to Saudi Arabia for $235M

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide long-lead items ahead of the assembly and delivery of 24 AH-6i aircraft and associated ground support equipment and spare parts as part of a $234.7 million foreign military sale to Saudi Arabia. The Defense Department said Friday the contract work will be done in Mesa, Arizona,  through the …

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Boeing Awarded $65M Army Loading System, Ballistic Protection Kit

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $65.4 million contract to provide ballistic protection equipment for the U.S. Army. The firm-fixed-price contract, which involved an online bidding process, is for over 400 pieces of cargo on/off loading system A and B kits and another 22 COOLS ballistic protection system kits, the …

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General Dynamics Wins $65M Contract Modification for Iraq M1A1 Abrams Support

The General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Land Systems business has won a $65.3 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide support services for Iraq’s M1A1 Abrams tanks. The Defense Department posted Thursday that the Foreign Military Sale includes specialized training and contractor logistics and base life support. The contract, awarded through the Army …

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BAE Systems, DRS Technologies Win Army Contracts for Night-Vision Technology

BAE Systems and DRS Technologies have been selected by the U.S. Army to develop new night-vision weapon sight technology and head-worn goggles, Military & Aerosapce reported Thursday. The Family of Weapon Sights-Individual and Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III contracts were awarded by the Army Contracting Command as a follow-on to previous ENVG contracts,  John Keller writes. The FWS-I weapon …

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Army Picks 6 Contractors for $461M Program Mgmt IDIQ

Six companies have won positions on a potential five-year, $461 million contract for program management support services to the U.S. Army‘s program executive office for enterprise information systems. The Army Contracting Command at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. received 24 bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract via the Internet, the Defense Department …

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Raytheon, EADS NA Win Order for Data and Voice Radios

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and EADS North America have been awarded a $33.2 million contract to supply the U.S. Army with light utility helicopters and aviation radios, Avionics Intelligence reported Sunday. John Keller writes the Redstone Arsenal, Ala.-based Army Contracting Command awarded the companies with the order to provide six UH-7 …

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Exelis Wins Potential $788M Contract to Operate U.S. Army Comm Networks in Asia; Ken Hunzeker Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a potential $788 million contract to continue operating and maintaining the U.S. Army‘s communications networks in Southwest and Central Asia. The company has held this contract since 2005 and the new award contains a phase-in period, a base period, two option years and two award …

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Engility Wins $116M to Train US, Coalition Troops; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

Engility Corp. (NYSE:EGL) has won a potential $116 million contract from the U.S. Army to train both U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan on using law enforcement and investigation techniques. The single-award contract contains one base year and a six-month option period and was awarded by the Army Contracting Command’s …

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Raytheon Wins $138M for Patriot Missile Engineering

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $138, 698, 837 U.S. Army contract to provide engineering services for a missile defense system, the Defense Department announced Monday. Raytheon will provide engineering for the Patriot air and missile defense system. The Pentagon expects work to completed by Jan. 32, 2013. The U.S. …

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