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Army Taps 7 Companies for $173M CBRN Material Mgmt Support Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded seven companies spots on a potential $172.7 million contract to help the service branch manage chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense-related materials. The Defense Department said Wednesday contractors will compete for task orders to evaluate, identify, locate, recover and dispose of munitions, explosives, munition constituents, chemical …

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IBM Lands $135M Recompete Contract for Army Cloud, Cognitive Computing Services; Lisa Mascolo Comments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has secured a potential $135 million contract to extend cloud services, software development and cognitive computing support for U.S. Army‘s Logistics Support Activity. The company said Wednesday it will provide managed services, apply risk management framework security controls to LOGSA’s information technology enterprise and help the Army predict vehicle maintenance issues under …

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MD Helicopters to Build Military Aircraft for Afghanistan Under $1.4B Army FMS Contract

MD Helicopters has secured a potential $1.39 billion foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army to produce approximately 150 MD 530F helicopters for Afghanistan. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract also covers program management, delivery, pilot training and maintenance support services. MD Helicopters will perform work through Aug. …

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Army Selects 15 Firms for $540M National Guard Facility Construction, Repair Contract

Fifteen companies have won positions on a potential $540 million contract to provide construction and repair services to the U.S. Army‘s Washington and Oregon National Guard units. The National Guard Bureau received 28 bids for the shared firm-fixed-price contract through an online-based solicitation process, the Department of Defense said Friday. Work is scheduled …

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IAP, DynCorp Vet Doug Kitani Joins Erickson as CEO

Doug Kitani, formerly CEO and a director of IAP Worldwide Services, has joined Erickson as CEO of the Portland, Oregon-based transport aircraft manufacturing company. Erickson said Thursday Kitani previously led portfolio strategies and corporate development efforts at logistics services contractor DynCorp. He also held general management positions at Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) and General …

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Boeing Receives $202M Army Apache Helicopter Order

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a $202 million contract modification to build 22 AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will perform work under the modification in Mesa, Arizona, through Dec. 31, 2021. The Army Contracting Command is the contracting activity and the service branch obligated …

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Leidos to Support Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Under Potential $98M Army Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential five-year, $98 million contract from the U.S. Army to perform scientific and administrative services in support of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs. The company said Thursday it will assist CDMRP leaders and government program managers as well as establish programmatic panels that will advise the government on …

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Army Selects Northrop for $117M Special Electronic Mission Aircraft Logistics Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $116.9 million contract to provide logistics support for a fleet of U.S. government-owned, fixed-wing special electronic mission aircraft. The Army received three bids for the fixed-price incentive, firm-fixed price, cost-plus-fixed fee, cost-type contract via the internet and obligated $30 million at the time of award, the …

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The Potomac Officers Club Continues Building Speaker List for 2017 Electronic Warfare Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 30, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — is currently building its speaker list for the 2017 Electronic Warfare Forum. As military technological capabilities advance, both offensive and defensive Electronic Warfare technologies are receiving increased amounts of interest from the public …

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AM General Lands $2B Army Contract to Build Humvees for Foreign Military Clients

AM General has received a potential $2.21 billion contract from the U.S. Army to produce up to 11,560 High Mobility Multi-purpose Wheeled Vehicles. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will deliver expanded capacity Humvees along with associated equipment and spare parts packages to foreign military sales customers. The Army Contracting Command solicited …

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