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Former DTRA Chief Ken Myers Joins PAE as National Security Solutions Unit President; John Heller Comments

Ken Myers, former director of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, has joined Arlington, Va.-based government logistics service contractor PAE as president of the company’s national security solutions business unit. PAE said Monday Myers will oversee the NSS unit that PAE created in 2015 from its January 2015 acquisition of the former USIS global security and solutions business …

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Haskell to Purchase Leidos’ Heavy Construction Business, Design Assets

Jacksonville, Florida-based engineering and infrastructure services company Haskell has agreed to purchase Leidos‘ (NYSE: LDOS) heavy construction business and some design assets of the latter’s engineering business for an undisclosed sum. Haskell said Wednesday the transaction is scheduled to close in the second quarter of 2016 and will rebrand the Leidos Constructors and Leidos Engineering design asset businesses to Benham, the name …

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US Army Awards $126M Hydra-70 Contract Modifications to General Dynamics Unit

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received two contract modifications worth $126 million to continue to supply the U.S. Army with a Hydra-70 rocket system. The company said Monday its General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems unit will produce the air-to-ground rocket platform for U.S. military branches and international military clients. …

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Craig England to Lead Investment Bank England & Co’s New A&D, Government Unit

Washington-based investment bank England & Co. has created a business unit that will focus on raising capital and providing financial advice to aerospace, defense and government organizations. Edward Bersoff, a government contracting veteran and founder of information technology firm BTG Inc., will serve as senior adviser for the bank’s ADG …

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L-3 Wins $357M to Update Army Reserve, Natl Guard IT System; Les Rose Comments

An L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) business unit has won a $357 million task order from the General Services Administration to help update an information technology system used by two U.S. military components. L-3 National Security Solutions will develop and integrate IT resources and software for a virtual platform used by …

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SAIC Names Tom Baybrook Defense Solutions Group President

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has named Thomas Baybrook acting president of its defense solutions group. Rick Reynolds will fill in for Baybrook as interim general manager of SAIC’s defense and maritime solutions business unit. Reynolds has most recently served as deputy general manager of the company’s enterprise and mission solutions business …

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