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Leidos Gets $118M DoD Contract for Chemical Weapons Elimination Support

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential 10-year, $118M contract to help the Defense Department destroy stockpiles of chemical weapons. The company said Thursday it will provide technical and administrative services to help DoD close demilitarization facilities for such stockpiles in Colorado, Alabama, Kentucky and Maryland under the single-award contract. Tom …

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Vectrus to Continue Army Comms Services Under $248M Contract Modification

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has received a $247.8M contract modification to provide communications services to the U.S. Army at various overseas locations. The company will receive $178M in fiscal 2019 operations and maintenance funds from the Army at the time of award and will perform work through Feb. 28, 2020, the Defense Department said …

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Todd Probert: Raytheon Leverages Silicon Valley Partnerships to Adapt Commercial Tech for Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 29, 2018 — Todd Probert, vice president of mission support and modernization at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has said the company is working with Silicon Valley partners to identify commercial technologies that could potentially be applied for military use, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 2. Aviation Today reported Nov. 1 …

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Army Exercises $1.69B in Contract Options for Oshkosh Ground Tactical Vehicles, Kits

Oshkosh’s (NYSE: OSK) defense business has received a $1.7B contract modification to provide 6,107 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles and 22,166 associated kits to the U.S. Army. The Army exercised available options under a previously awarded contract and obligated the full amount of the modification at the time of award, the …

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Harris Wins $218M Contract to Monitor, Maintain Army Wideband Satcom Network

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has won a potential $217.7M hybrid contract to help the U.S. Army monitor, configure and maintain the Wideband SATCOM Operational Management System network. Army Contracting Command received three bids for the hybrid contract via an online-based solicitation and the service obligated $7.9M in fiscal 2019 operations and maintenance …

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CACI Unit to Continue AF Satellite Control Network Operations Support for $63M

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 27, 2018 — The national security solutions business of CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will provide continued network maintenance, update and management services in support of the U.S. Air Force under a $63.3M contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification exercises the second option …

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Boeing Awarded $383M USAF Tactical Satcom Tech Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential seven-year, $383.4M contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide tactical warfighters with a joint ground platform designed to deliver anti-jam satellite communications capabilities. The service received three proposals for the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract in support of the Protected Tactical Enterprise Service program, the …

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CenturyLink Subsidiary to Extend DoD Dark Fiber Services Under Potential $127M IDIQ

A CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $126.8M contract to manage dark fiber and related commercial facilities for the Defense Department. Herndon, Va.-based CenturyLink QGS will perform work at various locations within the continental U.S. through task orders from the Defense Information Systems Agency, DoD said Monday. Work under the …

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Report: Federal Use of GSA’s IT Schedule 70 Vehicle to Rise in Fiscal 2019

The federal government’s use of the General Services Administration’s Information Technology Schedule 70 to buy IT platforms and services is expected to increase in fiscal 2019 as agencies intend to compete their contracts through the vehicle, Bloomberg Government reported Friday. The Defense Department plans to compete its potential 10-year, $8B …

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DDB Chicago Lands $4B Army Contract for Marketing Support

DDB‘s Chicago-based arm has received a potential 10-year, $4B contract to support marketing and advertising efforts of the U.S. Army. The service branch will assign performance locations and funds for work that would take place through Nov. 18, 2028, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The company will help the Army develop …

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