Tag Archives: computer sciences corp.

August 17 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Friday’s Close

The GovCon Index gained 0.479 points to close at 76.970 on Friday, building more ground after three straight days of declining or flat activity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 69.15 points to 17, 477.40, the S&P 500 composite index climbed 8.15 points to 2, 091.54 and the NASDAQ composite index increased 14.68 points to 5, 048.23. Top …

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August 10 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down on Friday’s Close

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 0.258 points to 76.239. Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) led gainers with a jump of 37.92 percent following a positive second quarter earnings report to close the week at 30.44. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 46.37 points to 17, 373.38, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index …

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NAVSUP Taps CSC, Serco for $86M Program Mgmt Services IDIQ

Computer Sciences Corp.  (NYSE: CSC) and Serco Inc. have won positions on a potential five-year, $86 million contract for program management support services to the U.S. Navy’s Naval Supply Systems Command Business Systems Center for the ordnance information platform. The service branch awarded a task order worth approximately $40 million to CSC …

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CSC to Administer NASA Shared Services Center

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has been awarded a $480 million contract to administer NASA’s shared services center located at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. The company will manage the finance, human resources, procurement, information technology and agency business services areas of the center, NASA said Friday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract …

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Rob Carey Joins Vencore as Navy, Marine Corps Programs VP; Mac Curtis Comments

Rob Carey, formerly public sector cybersecurity chief at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has joined Vencore as vice president of U.S. Navy and Marine Corps programs within the Chantilly, Va.-based company’s defense group. He will be responsible for Vencore’s systems integration, research and data analytics business for Navy and Marine Corps …

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Reuters: CSC in ‘Exploratory’ Talks for Potential Public Sector Division Sale

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has received interest from three companies in a potential purchase of CSC’s public sector unit and held exploratory discussions with those firms, Reuters reported Thursday. Reuters lists Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as the companies interested in a deal for …

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ManTech Buys Welkin Associates From CSC; George Pedersen Comments

ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) has acquired former Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) subsidiary Welkin Associates under a $34 million cash transaction as ManTech eyes engineering opportunities with the defense and intelligence sectors. ManTech said Tuesday Welkin will be part of its mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group under the leadership of Bill Varner. “This …

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CSC Sells Air Traffic Control Simulation Portfolio to Adacel

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has sold its portfolio of NexSim air traffic control simulation products and service offerings to Adacel for an undisclosed sum. The transaction gives Adacel full rights to the NexSim technology and associated source codes, Adacel said Wednesday. Seth Brown, CEO of Adacel, said the company …

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US Navy Awards Data Link Systems Contracts to Three Firms

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), Odyssey Systems Consulting Group and Tactical Engineering & Analysis Inc. have each won contracts to engineer and configure tactical data link systems for the U.S. Navy. Each company will compete for task orders during the ordering period and each indefinite-delivery/indefinite-delivery contract covers up to five years of work through …

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Larry Prior Elected To Wash100 2015 for Leadership in Engineering, IT

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 2, 2015 – Larry Prior, general manager for the public sector business at Computer Sciences Corp., has been chosen to be one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the engineering and information technology sector. The Wash100 is the …

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