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Deloitte-Built Graph Tool Supports CBP Analytics, Visualization Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 4, 2018 — Deloitte has helped develop a graph tool that the Customs and Border Protection agency has deployed for its data analytics and visualization applications in efforts to identify threat actors, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. GCN reported Dec. 21 Deloitte utilized DataStax‘s Enterprise data management and DSE Graph database platforms to build …

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Report: Accenture to Help CBP Employ 5K Border Patrol Agents Under $297M Contract

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has won a potential five-year, $297 million contract to help the Customs and Border Protection recruit and employ 5,000 border patrol agents, the Los Angeles Times reported Sunday. CBP received five bids for the contract that also covers the recruitment of 2,000 customs officers and 500 employees for …

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CACI to Update, Support CBP Surveillance System; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2017 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will help update, operate and maintain the Customs and Border Protection agency’s Air and Marine Operations Surveillance System under a potential $34.5 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 1. The company said Nov. 1 it will facilitate software updates and support …

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CBP Awards 4 Non-Concrete Border Wall Devt Contracts

Four companies have received separate contracts from the Customs and Border Protection to build prototypes of the proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall using materials other than concrete. CBP said Thursday agency officials will meet with the four awardees — Caddell Construction, ELTA North America, KWR Construction and W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Company — to …

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CBP Taps 4 Firms to Develop Concrete Border Wall Prototypes

The Customs and Border Protection has awarded four companies separate contracts worth up to $500,000 each to develop prototypes of a proposed border wall between the U.S. and Mexico, The New York Times reported Thursday. CBP said Caddell Construction, Fisher Industries, Texas Sterling Construction and W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Company will perform work …

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ManTech Awarded $229M CBP Business Intell Support Task Order

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has secured a potential five-year, $229 million task order to provide business intelligence support services for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection‘s office of information and technology. The task order was awarded through the Department of Homeland Security‘s Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading-Edge Solutions II contract vehicle and covers intelligence …

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General Dynamics Border Video Surveillance Tech Reaches Full Operating Capability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 13, 2017 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Remote Video Surveillance System has secured full operational capability status from the Customs and Border Protection agency following two years of field tests, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the system was deployed along the southern U.S. border for the …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: CBP, Border Walls, Drones and More

Weekly Roundup April 10 – April 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Since the election of President Trump, the Department of Homeland Security has been a topic of much discussion, particularly the Customs and Border Protection agency. Trump’s campaign promises …

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ASRC Federal Secures $100M Contract for DHS Facility Operations Support; Mark Gray Comments

ASRC Federal‘s field services unit has received a potential $100 million contract to support operations at the Department of Homeland Security‘s Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and other ancillary support facilities located in Charleston, South Carolina. The company said Thursday the contract covers facility maintenance, student assistance and transportation services along with …

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Matthew Klein Named Managing Director of Kroll’s D.C. Investigations & Disputes Practice

Matthew Klein, former chief security officer and assistant commissioner for the professional responsibility office at the Customs and Border Protection, has joined Kroll as managing director of the consulting firm’s investigations and disputes practice in Washington, D.C. Kroll said Tuesday Klein will also serve as an “integral” member of the company’s newly established law enforcement and public …

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