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Hamed Zaghw Named President of Parsons’ Middle East, Africa Arm; Chuck Harrington Comments

Hamed Zaghw, formerly executive director for the Middle East-Africa region at Parsons, has been named president of the company’s business operations in that part of the world — Parsons International Ltd. Zaghw started in the position Aug. 3 and will oversee the construction and engineering services contractor’s activities in the Middle East and …

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Chuck Harrington: Parsons Buys Secure Mission Solutions for Security, Defense Business Strategy

Parsons Corp. has acquired Secure Mission Solutions from Riordan, Lewis & Haden Equity Partners for an undisclosed amount in a move to expand Parsons’ cybersecurity market presence. Secure Mission Solutions will be integrated into Parsons’ government services business unit that is led by Mary Ann Hopkins, Parsons said Friday. Chuck Harrington, Parsons …

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Chuck Harrington: Parsons Buys Delcan to Grow Transportation Business Line

Parsons has moved to expand its transportation market footprint by acquiring infrastructure engineering, management and technical services provider Delcan for an undisclosed sum. Delcan also supplies integrated system products to help customers manage railroad, highway, water, freight and intelligent transport projects, Parsons said Tuesday. Chuck Harrington, Parsons’ chairman and CEO, …

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Parsons Buys Federal Operations Services Provider; Chuck Harrington Comments

Parsons Corp. has acquired a provider of operations and maintenance services services to federal, state and local government agencies for an undisclosed amount. First Support Services, formerly a subsidiary of FirstGroup, holds the majority of its contracts with the U.S. Air Force and Navy, Parsons said Friday. Chuck Harrington, Parsons …

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Parsons Promotes Mary Ann Hopkins to Head Govt Services; Chuck Harrington Comments

Parsons Corp. has promoted 23-year company veteran Mary Ann Hopkins to president of the government services unit, effective Oct. 15, the company announced Monday. She will oversee the business unit’s worldwide operations in the defense, energy, environmental, infrastructure, security and intelligence markets. Her experience at the company includes positions in technical, …

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Parsons Completes SPARTA Purchase from Cobham for $350M

Parsons Corp. has completed its acquisition of Cobham plc.’s analytic solutions practice, known as SPARTA Inc.,  in a $350 million transaction. Parsons announced it will integrate SPARTA into its government services business unit, which provides technical services to the U.S. public sector. SPARTA helps deign, develop and sustain weapons systems …

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Parsons to Acquire Cobham’s Analytic Solutions for $350M

Parsons Corp. has entered an agreement to buy Cobham Analytic Solutions, commonly known as Sparta Inc., and its subsidiaries for $350 million. Parsons will integrate the missile services provider into its engineering business, according to a Bloomberg report. The report noted that the purchase will be made on a cash and …

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