Tag Archives: Defense Contracting News

Alion Books Army Information Win

Alion Science and Technology picked up a $3.6 million task order to improve the Army’s  information capabilities with technical engineering support. The firm will boost LandWarNet, “a standardized set of warfighter capabilities across the Army’s computer networks and enterprise processes.” “It’s extremely critical for decision makers to receive quality information …

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Raytheon, Lockheed Martin Claim Air Force Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $161, 278, 400 contract modification, which will provide Enhanced Paveway II, III and GPS adapter kits in addition to kit spares, adapter groups, readiness test sets, bomb-tool kits, enhanced paveway tool sets, CAMBRE adapter kits and mission planning …

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BAE Systems Notches $629 Million Navy Win

According to the Department of Defense, “BAE Systems is being awarded a $628, 999, 998 firm fixed-priced delivery order #0009 under previously awarded contract (M67854-07-D-5030) for the procurement of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Vehicle Engineering Change Proposal for enhanced sustainability and safety of 1700 Caiman Multi-Theater vehicles (CMTV). The …

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Lockheed Martin Delivers First LAVs to Marines

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the first two of 52 upgraded Command and Control variants of the Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) to the U.S. Marine Corps. According to the firm, “the upgraded platforms were signed over to the customer in an acceptance ceremony on August 10.” “This highly integrated …

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Lockheed’s Savi Technology Names William Maggs CTO

Savi Technology, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company named William Maggs Chief Technology Officer (CTO). According to the firm, “Maggs, who also becomes Savi Technology’s Senior Vice President (SVP)-Technology Operations, formerly was CTO at Palm, Inc., and worked at mobile handset companies Motorola and Sony Ericsson in Advanced Technology and …

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General Dynamics, SAIC Pick Up DoD Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) is being awarded a $115, 000, 000 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-09-C-2229 for long-lead time material and advanced design efforts for Ship 1 of the Mobile Landing Platform program.  Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (27.1 percent); …

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Lockheed’s Savi Technology Moves Headquarters to Northern VA

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Savi Technology will move its headquarters to Alexandria, Va., to better address the needs of public sector and commercial customers. Headquarters will be at the company’s existing offices at 3601 Eisenhower Ave., and will  serve as the primary office for Savi Technology’s senior leaders and marketing …

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SRA Fiscal Numbers Show Strong Growth; Stan Sloane Comments

SRA International (NYSE: SRX) reported estimate-beating growth in both earnings per share and revenues. The firm reported the following: “Net income increased to $20.9 million or $0.36 per share from $17.48 million or $0.30 per share a year ago.  Excluding special items, adjusted income would have been $21.15 million or …

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Attain Picks Up Army Deal, Rich Roberts Comments

Attain won a $3 million prime contract “to support the implementation of the Department of the Army’s Logistics Modernization Program (LMP) at the Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM), Anniston Army Depot (ANAD) in Anniston, Alabama, ” the firm reported. “We are pleased at the opportunity to continue our support of …

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BAE Picks Up $365 Million Deal to Modernize Destroyers

BAE Systems signed a contract to modernize 11 Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) class guided missile destroyers.  The deal is worth a reported $365 million. According to the firm, “this work, along with the recent acquisition of Atlantic Marine, reflects BAE Systems’ efforts to support new-era requirements of customers for the …

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